jamaican food

Video: Watch How Jerk Baby Back Ribs Get Made At Brooklyn's Hometown Bar-B-Que

Recipe is inspired by NYC's Caribbean community
Jul 23, 2014 4:00 pm

Brooklyn's Hometown Bar-B-Que gets a lot of love for its Texas-quality beef rib. But for a taste of something uniquely New York, try the jerk baby back ribs. Pitmaster Billy Durney, a Brooklyn native, says the recipe is inspired by the aromas he encountered growing up on the edge of a Caribbean immigrant community that often grilled meat outside on grate-covered shopping carts. Watch him whip up a fresh rack right here.

Grilled Jamaican Jerk Fish Wraps Recipe

Spicy and sweet grilled fish wraps for lunch
May 22, 2014 12:00 pm
Photo: Better Homes And Gardens

Ordinarily we'd pass the "quick and healthy" cookbook section in lieu of something with more cheese, but if you're going to cook light, better take a page out of Better Homes and Gardens. These grilled Jamaican jerk fish wraps are as attractive to behold as they are delicious.

Spicy Grilled Jerk Pork Chops Recipe

Add some Jamaican spice to your pork chop dinner
Jan 14, 2014 5:15 pm
Photo: Jody Horton

Straight from "Dr. BBQ" himself, the awesome book Pork Chop by Ray Lampe deals with one often-overlooked main ingredient: the humble pork chop. Whether they're cut thick or thin, bone-in or out, this versatile and delicious cut of pig is something we're more than willing to read a whole book on. Especially when things get spicy. 

How To Make Jerk Turkey

A fiery-hot grilled Jamaican jerk turkey for T-day
Nov 21, 2013 4:00 pm
Photos: Gabi Porter

Follow this step-by-step guide to spicy grilled turkey heaven, then make gravy by blending the pan drippings with a little more of that superb sauce, and that is all this turkey needs. Well, that and a crowd of hungry fans of spicy Caribbean Thanksgiving food, courtesy of chef Bradford Thompson.

What Snoop Lion Needs To Know About The Rastafarian Diet

The former Snoop Dogg now has to watch what he eats
Jul 31, 2012 4:21 pm

Your attention please. Snoop Dogg will from now on be known as Snoop Lion. The hip-hop star has converted to Rastafarianism. Which means he should start eating more vegetables. The scoop, plus a video trailer for a new documentary and a new reggae track, after the jump.

Illustrated Gallery: Grilling Around The World

Take a look at how the world tackles grilled meat
Jun 1, 2012 12:01 pm

As part of Grilling Month on Food Republic, we asked our go-to illustrator David Navas and his wife, writer Judy Cantor-Navas, to take us on a world tour of grilling.

Illustrated Guide to Grilling: Jamaica

What's that jerk doing on the beach? Grilling, mon.
May 25, 2012 12:01 pm

As part of Grilling Month on Food Republic, we asked our go-to illustrator to take us on a world tour of grilling. Up today: grillaxing on the beach, Jamaican-style.

Meat Pie Du Jour: Jamaican Beef Patties

Jamaica's meat pie just might be getting trendy
Feb 28, 2012 12:31 pm
jamaican food

I've sampled everything from artisan empanadas in Times Square to handheld chicken chile relleno pies, AKA: your new favorite portable lunch. But whenever I pass a place in the city serving Jamaican beef patties, so everywhere from the pizza place slinging Grandma slices to the Halal cart, I really can't help myself.


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