Ramen noodles are massive - not in length but popularity with 95 billion plates of it served worldwide in 2011 alone. They have a rich history and great diversity which makes them the prefect subject to examine for an infograph. They're eaten all over the world and did you know that Japanese people voted ramen noodles as the best invention of the 20th century?
We're often lucky at FDL HQ to receive invites to special events and sometimes wher really lucky to be allowed to take our cameras. A few weeks ago we were invited to a special fusion dinner with the two chefs, Alexa Atala and Andrea Berton.
Atala from Brazil and Berton from Italy were cooking together for the first time at the world famous two michelin star restaurant Trussardi alla Scala in Milan. A lucky occasion to see a rare fusion of flavours by two of the best chefs in the world - something we had to attend and something we're happy to share with you in our exclusive video.
Mad Men Fever
The HBO Tv series Mad Men, centered around a group of employees at an advertising agency in America during the 50s. The series has become extremely popular and that popularity has spawned a number of spin off products, cookbooks, virtual parties, tasting tours and even an ice cream.
These are tough times for chefs and restaurant professionals around the world, but there has never been a better time to seek advice and help around a number of topics affecting hospitality workers. Here's a round-up of some of the most useful resources for chefs.