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Japanese noodles

Stand and slurp at Tokyo's railway noodle bars

Stand and slurp at Tokyo's railway noodle bars

To slurp or not to slurp -- that definitely isn't the question when you're sucking it up like a local
The single women of Japan love slurping ramen

The single women of Japan love slurping ramen

Survey shows women are happier to grab their noodle fix alone these days
The noodle garden of Banshu

The noodle garden of Banshu

If you thought noodles were all made in dour factories, think again
Ramen Jiro: Tokyo's most controversial noodle

Ramen Jiro: Tokyo's most controversial noodle

A Japanese website asks the eternal question: What is the big deal about Ramen Jiro?