Jackfruit is the largest fruit in the world and can weigh up to 80lbs! Jackfruit is not native to Jamaica but grows plentiful here in the island. Jackfruit resembles breadfruit and smells awful. However, the pods on the inside are very sweet
Jamaican jerk sauce is made with , escallion, thyme, scotch bonnet pepper, ground cinnamon, pimento, garlic, white vinegar, ginger root and soy sauce. This is the real Jamaican jerk sauce; the real taste of Jamaica!
What's better than a bowl of hot steaming shrimp vegetable soup to warm my inside on this cold rainy evening? Shrimp vegetable soup is easy to prepare and is full of flavour and deliciousness.
Crispy crunchy fried fish. This is the type of fried fish that is sold at the school's gate, at shops in the community and on road side cook shops in Jamaica. We used either herring sprat or pipefish, and these fishes are called fryers in Jamaica. They are usually small in sizes and cheap; the prices' ranges from 100 to 200 per pound
This lemon sponge cake is soft and moist
Saltfish mixed with baked beans is an easy recipe that is ideal for everyone; even vegetarians. It perfectly goes well with rice or any other food of your choice.
Chiffon cake is light and fluffy. In Jamaica, Chiffon cake is called ‘tutti frutti’
This carrot cake is soft, moist and fluffy and easy to make. This carrot cake calls for simple ingredients that you will probably already have at home. I do not eat icing, but I will post the recipe of how to make icing that you can spread over the carrot cake top.