Top Ramen in Microwave

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Introduction: Top Ramen in Microwave

Top Ramen is one of the most amazing things I have ever seen; so yummy yet so cheap. I'm in college, I don't have to resources to boil a pot of water to make my favorite soup, so I looked for an alternative. With some ingenuity and your everyday dorm microwave you can now have you own oriental cuisine any time you want.

Step 1: Measure Out 2 Cups of Water Into Your Bowl of Choice.

Use Pyrex because it won't explode when you put it in the microwave, unlike styrofoam, foil, or hamsters. Oh, and make sure you have the ramen too. Some people will say that using the "ramen-noodle-in-a-cup-with-vegetables" variety is easier since you only have to boil the water. Noodles in a cup are for wusses. And besides, why would you want vegetables in your noodles? It ruins the whole premise.

Step 2: Microwave Bowl and Water for 3 Minutes So the Water Is Really Hot.

Since microwaves heat the water from every direction, not just the bottom like stoves, you will never have boiling. It does get hot enough to make the noodles though.

Step 3: Put the Noodles in the Bowl.

It's a good idea to break up the noodles so they are all in the water and receive equal amounts of heat and moisture from the hot water.

Step 4: Microwave the Noodles for 5 Minutes.

If you have time, its a good idea to stir the noodles every minute but it is not absolutly required. The pictures show the noodles in progression of how it breaks down each minute.

Step 5: Put the "Artificial Beef Flavoring" in the Bowl You're Eating From.

Some will say to put it in with the ramen but that makes clean up all messy and nasty.

Step 6: When You're Done, Put Everything in the Sink and Hope Your Roommate Takes Care of It.


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you should put hot sauce in them too!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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51 Comments

i made it, works great. some microwaves need less time or more time than others

Did you know Ramen Noodles have microwave instructions on the Back? Sometimes it's just easier to pay attention to these things

Do you know I'm looking at the bak now and there are NO MICROWAVE INSTRUCTIONS. Stove top only

Try WikiHow:. 3 ways?

Thanks for letting me know!

Some might, but Top Ramen only happens to have instructions for the stove.

Holy cow!!!!! Best noodles ever!!!!

one hell of an instructable! thank you good sir!

U know what?! I used my last ramen... I was looking on how todo it on the microwave and its a frikken prank for your room mate!!! And dont tell me to calm down or chill!!! Ps i made it... Its disgusting

does it still work when making four packages at one time or would all the water not get hot enough?