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2014 NEW YORK SLURPFEST

DATE & TIME

Thursday, Oct 23, 2014

Seating 1: 5:30 PM

Seating 2: 7:00 PM

Seating 3: 8:30 PM

Seating 4: 10:00 PM

LOCATION

Astor Center

Our second annual Slurpfest moved to Noho where diners were encouraged to slurp their noodles in an average of 13 minutes - the average time ramen is consumed in Japan - with gusto and speed. Guests tasted 4 different styles of ramen while rotating to each tasting bar to sample "must-try" dishes. Think of it as speed dating, ramen style! The event featured:

Jack Nakamura, Ramen Lab

Kenta Ikehata, Tsujita LA Artisan Noodle

Ivan Orkin, Ivan Ramen

Hideto Kawahara, Hide-Chan Ramen

THE TASTING MENU

Hide-Chan Ramen

Hakata Tonkotsu Ramen

Ivan Ramen

Chicken Paitan Ramen: White Chicken Broth, Chicken Confit, Schmaltz Fried Onions, Shio Kombu, Rye Noodle

Tsujita LA Artisan Noodle

Tsukemen

Ramen Lab

Miso Ramen

THE DRINK MENU

Asahi Beer

Asahi Super Dry

Asahi Kuronama Black

Bombay Sapphire® East Gin

Year of the Horse: Bombay Sapphire® East Gin, Hibiscus Tea, Ginger Beer, Fresh Lime, Garnished with Lime Wedge and Lemongrass Stalk