Easter in Jamaica

Easter in Jamaica

Resurrection Sunday in all Christian cultures around the world is the celebration of the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ, the son of God.  The custom is relatively the same, however, the traditions of each culture vary and contribute to the spice of...
What are Jamaican Patties ?

What are Jamaican Patties ?

Jamaican Patties are a fried pastry popular all over the world, especially in the American Caribbean region. A typical Jamaican Pattie is a flaky pastry that usually contains different fillings and spicy spices mixed in a golden yellow crust. It is typically made...
History of Jerk Chicken

History of Jerk Chicken

If you’ve ever enjoyed Caribbean cuisine, you’re probably familiar with jerk chicken. However, even if you’ve ordered this dish from the best Jamaican restaurant or food stand, you may not be fully aware of what the preparation entails and its rich history. Here’s...