Ostensibly a ramen shop, Dadami also makes Orange County?s finest Japanese curry rice, ramen broth transformed into a dark, acutely spicy curry richly glistening with golden fat. But I digress. Dadami?s soy-rich Yokohama-style ramen is also prepared with a hearty tonkotsu broth. Dadami also offers a tasty deviation from the scalding bowls of other ramen joints: cold dip ramen. In this dish, cold ramen noodles come on the side?it?s up to the eater to dip them into the hot broth one twirled mouthful at a time.
Photo by Tenaya HillsThis year marks the 20th anniversary of the Japanese film Tampopo, the movie that did to ramen what Spellbound did to the National Spelling Bee. Foreign audiences got a wonderfully appetizing look into the serious world of... More »