This Is The Original Ippudo Ramen Recipe That Started It All!

Good food doesn't have to be complicated.

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Every contemporary dish has its own origin story and Ippudo’s famous line of delicious ramen? Well, as with anything, it all started with “Zero”—literally. Ippudo’s 33-year-old Zero ramen represents the original ramen recipe that led to the rise of Ippudo's famous ramen empire. Each bowl of Zero features their signature full-bodied tonkotsu broth, classic Hakata-style noodles, slow-cooked salted pork chashu, green onions, mushroom, and a sprinkle of sesame seeds.

Photo by Ippudo Philippines

To celebrate Ippudo's 33rd birthday, as well as Ippudo Philippine’s 4th anniversary, the authentic Japanese ramen joint brought back the Zero ramen on the menu for a limited time only. If you’re wondering what an uncomplicated, undemanding ramen should taste like, you should definitely go with a bowl of Zero. In its simplest blend of flavors, this is exactly what a basic ramen should taste: umami-rich, medium-heft broth with a well-balanced noodle-to-soup ratio and a variety of toppings to add a bit of texture to each mouthwatering bite.

This rare bowl of ramen (P290) will be available until November 30 at all Ippudo branches: SM Megamall, Robinsons Place Manila, Uptown Mall, Mall of Asia, Eastwood City, Ayala Malls Vertis North, and Powerplant Mall.


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