Jamaica

coconut chips

  • 1 coconut
  • Salt

jerk chicken

  • 1 pound skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and diced
  • 3 Tablespoons water
  • 2 Tablespoons lime juice
  • 2 Tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 teaspoons allspice
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • ½ teaspoon ginger, ground
  • ½ teaspoon cumin, ground
  • ¼ teaspoon dried thyme
  • jamaican christmas cake

  • 1½ cups flour
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) margarine or butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 cup raisins
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon salt ½ cup cherries
  • 1 cup prunes, chopped
  • 1 cup wine (or substitute water)
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 lemon or lime rind, finely grated
  • 2 Tablespoons browning
  • curry chicken


    • 1 to 3 pounds boneless, skinless chicken
    • 2 Tablespoons curry powder
    • 2 to 3 Tablespoons lemon juice
    • 3 to 4 Tablespoons cooking oil
    • 2 cups cooked white rice, with peas added if desired
    • Dash each of onion powder, thyme, garlic powder, pepper, and salt