Chef Romà Gomez Cortada is a self-confessed Japanophile and a true ramen connoisseur. He understands the intricacies of the seemingly-simple, popular Japanese dish - from the broth, to the noodles, to the toppings, there's a whole level of detail to get your head around.
Although his daily life involves working in a 'non-ramen-related' restaurant, Romà spreads his knowledge and shares his love for ramen through his Instagram account @ikigairamen.
F1FTY asked Romà to share his unique take on Barcelona, by offering his top tips for ramen places in and around the city...
Follow Romà's ramen adventures on Instagram: @ikigairamen
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