Need an easy, economical meal that will be ready in fewer than fifteen minutes? Think ramen. Far from simply a staple for college students, ramen noodles can serve as the basis for a variety of meals, side dishes, and snacks. Using one of the suggestions below or your own imagination, one cellophane package of those thin curly noodles can be transformed into a salad, soup, side dish, entre or even dessert, often with minimal effort. Read on for 50 amazing ramen noodle recipes.