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Tampopo Ramen: All that’s missing is Mt Fuji

BY A.J. Sidransky (@AJSidransky) Many years ago I visited Japan. I was alone and on my own and one of the great pleasures and rewards of that trip was the warmth of plate and heart which was afforded me…

Sushi Inoue

A Japanese Chef in Harlem | NY Times

By HANNAH SELIGSON Before Chef Sinichi Inoue starts cutting the fish that is flown in to his Harlem restaurant from Japan, he performs a personal ritual: He blesses it, expressing thanks and honoring what he will later serve to…

Classic Ramen at Tampopo Ramen in Washington Heights.

Washington Heights Welcomes First Ramen Restaurant | DNAinfo

By Carolina Pichardo WASHINGTON HEIGHTS — The neighborhood can now add noodles, pork buns and Japanese-style fried chicken to its list of local dishes. Tampopo Ramen, what many believe to be Washington Heights’ first ramen restaurant, opened on Tuesday at 1 Bennett Ave., near 181st Street.…