Wanko Soba Challenge: 100 Bowls of Soba Noodles | Tachibana, Kanagawa Prefecture
You may have heard of this crazy thing you need to do in order to become a man in Japan... the Wanko Soba Challenge! Here you need to eat as many soba noodle bowls as you possibly can. WARNING! Males must eat at least 100 bowls to become a man, or so the story goes! You up for the challenge?
100 Bowls of Soba! Could you do it?
What is Wanko Soba?
Challenge the record at Tachibana
They say that women and elementary students must eat 80 bowls, and men to eat 100 bowls or more!
Those who reach the targets will get a little prize for completing the goal!
I'd consider it more of a fight to the death! A duel if you will!
Start placing your bets now!
They say it helps break up the heaviness and flavour of the soba.
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