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Watch Mathematical Ramen Porn From Austin's Tatsu-Ya

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Here's an awesome video documenting the most important components that make up the ramen at Austin's wildly popular Tatsu-Ya. The "culinary equation" that yields the ramen is the broth + the noodles + toppings, divided by the slurp. In the video by filmmaker Christian Remde, the owners talk about the intricacies and magical variables that go into making the pork-based tonkotsu, day-in and day-out ("It's like a living thing"), as well as the ways they nail the resplendent, golden brown pork belly. "It speaks to my soul," says chef-owner Tatsu Aikawa. Go ahead, watch and get really hungry:

Video: "A Culinary Equation, Episode 1: Ramen"

· A Culinary Equation, Episode 1 - Ramen [Vimeo via Eater Austin]
· All Ramen Coverage on Eater [-E-]

Ramen Tatsu-ya

8557 Research Blvd # 126, Austin, TX.

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