Nissin Cup Noodle factory

This post is looooong over due! We went to the Nissin Cup Noodle Factory in JANUARY!

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The museum area had lots of information about cup noodles, how they were invented, cup noodles in space and a huge wall of all the cup noodles ever made! There is a special vending machine where you can purchase limited cup noodles such as the JAL cup to eat there.

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But what we really went for…was to make our own cup noodles!

First you buy an empty cup from a vending machine for ¥500.

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Then you sit down and decorate it!

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After that it needs filling with your choice of ingredients!

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The menu, you choose one soup stock flavour and 4 toppings.

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The filling station.

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Adding the dry noodles.

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My choices. Curry soup, prawn, garlic flakes, green onion and naruto (the chicken pictures).

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Before you get it the cup is sealed and shrink wrapped.

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To make sure it gets home safe you put it in this special bag and inflate it to protect your noddles until you get home.

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Finished!

But the real test is how they taste….

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Delicious! Just as I predicted :D

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6 thoughts on “Nissin Cup Noodle factory

  1. AHH I really want to go to there!! So awesome that you designed your own cup noodles – especially the special inflatable bag hahaha what a brilliant idea. Wow, I can’t believe they’ve made so many kinds of noodles before! Super cool :D

  2. So I’ve found your blog twice and this past weekend I went to the Cup Noodle Mueseum. It was such a pleasant trip. But I would have never known about it had I not come across your blog. So that’s for the Rilakkuma posts and the noodle post. :)

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