5 Ways to Spice Up Your Instant Noodles That’ll Change Every College Kid’s Life

With these recipes you’ll want to have instant ramen ever day of the week


Upgrade your next ramen dish with a few fixings. 

When you’re in college you’re on a tight budget. Going out to fancy restaurants isn’t really an option, but you don’t always want to feast on PB&J’s, hot dogs, or junk food for dinner. Ramen is a beloved option, because it’s cheap and tastes half decent. But what if we told you that you can make instant noodles even tastier? With a few additions like herbs, spices, or vegetables — it’ll feel like a whole new dish. Go to the supermarket and stock up on ramen because these recipes will change your dorm room life.

Bacon and Egg Ramen



Spice up your ramen with bacon and eggs.

As a college student you may miss out on breakfast a few times a week. If you do, incorporate bacon and a soft boiled egg into your next ramen dish for a simple and delicious weeknight meal.

For the Bacon and Egg Ramen recipe, click here.

Beef and Broccoli Ramen Recipe



Try this delicious ramen recipe with beef and broccoli.

Make an instant ramen recipe that’s a twist on a Chinese takeout classic: beef and broccoli. This recipe doesn’t take long to make at all and it taste amazing.

For the Beef and Broccoli Ramen Recipe, click here.

Pad Thai Ramen



Make pad thai with instant noodles!

In the mood for pad Thai, but don’t have Thai noodles? No worries! Just use instant ramen. Pad Thai is pretty simple to make, but using instant noodles makes this recipe a breeze. You can enjoy it plain with the delicious peanut sauce or add in chicken or shrimp if you have it on hand.

For the Pad Thai Ramen recipe, click here.

Ramen Pizza

Ramen crust


Make a pizza crust out of instant noodles.

Use your instant ramen to make a “crust” for your next pizza. Top with peppers, spices, and pepperoni for a delicious pizza.

For the Ramen Pizza recipe, click here.

Teriyaki Meatball and Ramen

Ramen with meatballs.


Spaghetti and meatballs are old news make ramen and meatballs.

If you’re missing your mom’s spaghetti and meatball recipe make your own Asian-style version in your dorm room.

For the Teriyaki Meatball and Ramen recipe, click here.

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