FAQ

What is the most popular Maruchan flavor?
By sales volume, the most popular flavor of Maruchan Ramen Noodle Soup, Maruchan Instant Lunch, and Maruchan Bowl in the United States is the Chicken Flavor...
Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 9:50 AM
How are the serving sizes determined?
Serving sizes are predetermined by the United States Food and Drug Administration. Each product category has a specific amount that determines one serving....
Thu, Jul 27, 2017 at 5:17 PM
Why are the noodles for Instant Lunch cup and the bagged Ramen different?
The recipe for the noodles included in the Instant Lunch was designed to have the most optimal taste and texture through rehydration using only boiling wat...
Thu, Jul 27, 2017 at 5:17 PM
How many noodles are in a bag of Ramen?
In making each package of bagged Ramen, roughly 80 strands of noodles are used. After the noodle dough is kneaded, the dough is pressed into sheets and fed...
Thu, Jul 27, 2017 at 5:17 PM
Is the salt used in the soup iodized?
The salt used in Maruchan products is not iodized.
Thu, Jul 27, 2017 at 5:18 PM
Is there alcohol in the soy sauce ingredient?
Maruchan acknowledges that there is significant interest by consumers on a variety of health topics for various reasons. These topics are taken into conside...
Thu, Jul 27, 2017 at 5:18 PM
What are the “spices” listed in the ingredients list for Ramen Chicken flavor?
For the Maruchan Ramen chicken flavor, the term “spices” refers to the use of celery seed, cumin, white pepper, black pepper, and coriander. These ingredie...
Thu, Jul 27, 2017 at 5:19 PM
What is the source of disodium inosinate and disodium guanylate?
The disodium inosinate and disodium guanylate ingredients that we use in our products are both derived from the fermentation of tapioca. Tapioca is a starc...
Thu, Jul 27, 2017 at 5:19 PM
How is nutrition information determined?
In determining the nutritional information for our products a combination of physicochemical analysis and calculations is performed. Each component of a fi...
Thu, Jul 27, 2017 at 5:19 PM
Do you have a ramen cookbook?
We have researched several books that may be of interest to you.      • “I Love Ramen” by Toni Patrick      • “200 Ramen Noodle Dishes" by Toni Pa...
Thu, Jul 27, 2017 at 5:44 PM