Vote in Japan Forward’s Ramen Championships
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As strange as it sounds, almost as if it were some sort of e-sport… Japan Forward is holding a reader’s choice ramen championship right now — actually, as of the time of this writing, they’re down to the semi-finals already.
The final four ramen are now duking it out for the playoffs and ultimately who wins the reader’s choice crown of best ramen.
It’s a fun thing to check out and cast your vote if your favorite is still in the running.
“September in Japan is the beginning of the ‘autumn of appetite’ (shokuyoku no aki 食欲の秋). In celebration of the season, we present the “JAPAN Forward Reader’s Ramen Championship” bracket. Four ramen from four categories: Kotteri, Spicy, Asari, and Kawari.” (JapanForward)
This blurb is from the October 15th, 2020 issue of TokyoSpark titled "Ramen Special! Tonkotsu-ish Ramen, the First Ramen Shop, & Ramen Championships".