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A closer look at the drive-through of Jungle Fiah Jerk Hub, located at 14 Brunswick Ave in Spanish Town, St Catherine.

During the throes of the global pandemic, many restaurants are grappling with the harsh realities placed before them, closing their doors for good. One jerk restaurant is ‘fiah-ing’ up the innovation with an authentic pan jerk fast-food drive-...
If you can handle the spice of the jerk chicken pot pie, then fire away; if not, just request the equally tasty regular or mild version.

Jamaican native Gregory Henry has always had a unique relationship with food, one filled with love and flavour. But it developed to even greater depths after he migrated from home to pursue university studies in Canada. What he never saw coming was...
In 2019, pre-pandemic, the Jamaica Food and Drink Festival (JFDF) presented Asian culinary event titled, Chopstix: Oriental with a Twist. The JFDF has been nominated for a Caribbean’s Best Culinary Festival Award by the 2021 World Culinary Awards.

Organisers of the Jamaica Food and Drink Festival (JFDF) are calling on patrons to vote, vote, vote, as the annual foodie event recently picked up a nomination for the Caribbean’s Best Culinary Festival Award. The nomination was announced by the...

Chef Matthew Johnson has made a name for himself as ‘Mr Breakfast’. He is doing what few local chefs have done – focusing on the most important meal of the day and making it available all day, every day. In 2018, he held the last Mr Breakfast pop-...

For two decades, Nancy and Bassilios Hado have paid tribute to their Lebanese heritage by serving Middle Eastern flavours and fare at their family-owned restaurant Chez Maria. Under the watchful eye of family matriarch Maria, the menu influenced by...

Name any country in the world and it’s guaranteed to have a Jamaican roaming its streets. Collin McKoy did more than just roam Thailand. The military veteran set down some roots and opened a Jamaican restaurant in the Southeast Asian country....

Part American-style smokehouse, part fine dining restaurant, the expansive Plantation Smokehouse in Richmond, St Ann, shines in all things fusion cuisine. It is also a burgeoning entertainment hub, with the fittings of a stage and disc jockey...

The Kingston location of Kaya Herb House is becoming a fast-casual pizzeria, and giving customers a window into the Italian tradition of artisan pizza. And, while it may cause a sceptic to raise an eyebrow as Kaya is firstly a medical cannabis...

Jamaica’s national fruit, more popularly known as ackee, is a household favourite, especially when paired with salt fish and corned pork. Now, picture this Jamaican staple as an ice cream flavour. Chef Rameish Desouza, the confectioner behind this...

There is nothing like a good backyard grill and chill. For Independence Day or any lazy weekend in the late summer, a cookout is a sure-fire way to get the whole family’s blood pumping. With the holiday weekend ahead, Peppatree is challenging...
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