If you’re totally not a fan of spicy foods but are still mildly curious about precisely how hot the world’s spiciest instant noodles are, BuzzFeed enlisted a few brave souls to test them out so you don’t have to completely obliterate your taste buds.
Thanks to YouTuber and food enthusiast Ben’s previous encounter with a bowl of hot AF spicy noodles, we’ve seen how the relentless fiery flavor sets the mouth ablaze. But in case you thought that was a fluke reaction (we doubt it) or it looked like he was being totally dramatic by stripping down and breaking out into a major sweat (nah, probably not), then here’s proof that there exists yet another real-life noodle recipe that was actually concocted in the bowels of hell.
For starters, the dish is hotter than the noodles used in what sounds like the most horrifying food-related challenge ever:
Aaand that’s enough information to let us know that we want to stay far, far away from these damn noodles. Spicy food supposedly alleviates muscle cramps, but we doubt it does much to stop the flow of tears and (possible burns) that come from eating them.