Recipe: Level Up Instant Ramen


Who knew you could completely transform a packet of standard ramen noodles? This hack of adding a few extra ingredients from your store cupboard can upgrade a bowl and make it a worthy, practically gourmet lunch. No microwave needed! Just a kettle.


Level Up Instant Ramen

  • 1 packet instant ramen
  • 1 strip beef jerky
  • 1/2 sheet nori
  • 1 pellet frozen spinach
  • 1/2 tsp sriracha
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp soy sauce
  • 2 slices pickled ginger
Get choppin'

Step 1

Get Choppin'

Finely slice the jerky and the nori. Add the ramen, jerky, nori, spinach and sriracha to a bowl.

Get pourin'

Step 2

Get Pourin'

Scatter over the ramen flavour packet then pour over boiling water. Wait for 3-5 minutes, until the noodles are soft, then stir everything together.

Get crackin'

Step 3

Get Crackin'

Separate the egg and place the yolk into the middle of the bowl.

Get noodlin'

Step 4

Get Noodlin'

Top with pickled ginger, more sriracha (optional) and soy sauce. Stir in the egg and enjoy!

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