Recipe of the Day: Tasty Jamaican Jerk Seasoning Recipe

Back home, jerk chicken is a common favorite of many Jamaicans. We even have jerk chicken vendors, selling this island favorite in much of our cities across the island. If you visit Kingston and travel to Half Way Tree or towards Papine, at night your nose will be twitching from the aromas steaming out of … More Recipe of the Day: Tasty Jamaican Jerk Seasoning Recipe

The Jamaican Ackee

Originally posted on Take A Bite:
This is another element of Jamaica that I would love to share. I absolutely love this fruit and its dishes. The Ackee is the national fruit of Jamaica.  Its name is derived from the West African Akye fufo.  It is widely consumed in Jamaica, and Jamaicans are among the only…

Jamaican Recipe of the Day: Vegetable Seasoned Rice

What a great treat for people with a more vegetarian preference. This Jamaican Recipe of the Day, Vegetable Seasoned Rice uses ackee and saltfish to spice up di dish. You can even use some leftovers, for quicker prep time. Enjoy! Jamaican Recipe of the Day: Vegetable Seasoned Rice By: Chef Marj Walters Ingredients: 1 cup … More Jamaican Recipe of the Day: Vegetable Seasoned Rice

Jamaican Recipe of the Day: Veggie Tuna Cracker Salad

Here is a treat for people with a more vegetarian preference. This Jamaican Recipe of the Day, Veggie Tuna Cracker Salad is quick, easy and tasty. Enjoy! Jamaican Recipe of the Day: Veggie Tuna Cracker Salad By: Chef Marj Walters Ingredients:  1 bell pepper 1 carrot 1/2 small cabbage 1 head lettuce 1 tomato 1 tin … More Jamaican Recipe of the Day: Veggie Tuna Cracker Salad

Jamaican Recipe of the Day: Pumpkin Puree (Creamy Pumpkin Soup)

Today, we will take a look at how to make a tasty, Creamy Pumpkin Soup. Jamaicans love their soups, and this is a great appetizer. Jamaican Recipe of the Day: Pumpkin Puree (Creamy Pumpkin Soup) By: Chef Marj Walters Ingredients: 2 cups chicken stock 1 cup coconut milk 1/2 cup sour cream 1lb to 2lbs … More Jamaican Recipe of the Day: Pumpkin Puree (Creamy Pumpkin Soup)

Jamaican Recipe of the Day: Johnny Cakes (Fry Dumplings)

Now, this is considered a staple in Jamaican homes. It is mainly prepared for breakfast, but it can also be served any time of the day. Enjoy this week’s Jamaican Recipe of the Day, Johnny cakes or as you might know it, fry dumpling. Jamaican Recipe of the Day: Johnny Cakes (Fry Dumplings) By: Chef Marj … More Jamaican Recipe of the Day: Johnny Cakes (Fry Dumplings)

Jamaican Recipe of the Day: Curry Lobster, Sweet and Sour Pork with Noodles

I am a lover of good food, but especially Chinese food. In Jamaica we are blessed to have a diverse cultural mix and Chinese restaurants in every town. This evening I had the wonderful opportunity to enjoy some Jamaican Chinese Food from Yaos Restaurant in Liguanea. I had Curry Lobster tail and Sweet and Sour Pork with Noodles. … More Jamaican Recipe of the Day: Curry Lobster, Sweet and Sour Pork with Noodles