4 Local Dishes And Drink To Try In Jamaica

When most people go for a trip, they go because of other people; friends or family? But we know there are foodies like us out there who travel primarily in search of delectable food. And if you’re reading this, you’re probably one of them!


In all honesty, good food is enough to warrant you to travel anywhere in the world, and Jamaica is a hub of unique and excellent meals. Below are some great dishes you should try when you head to Jamaica for your next trip!




· Ackee and Saltfish

Ackee and saltfish are a perfect Jamaican combo! It is traditional Jamaican food mainly served on Saturday and Sunday, but no rule says you can’t take yours on any day of the week. Ackee and saltfish will always please your taste buds!


· Jerk Chicken

Jamaicans who eat jerk chicken are aware that to jerk is to marinate or dry rub with hot spice. They do all that to the chicken to give it the perfect taste. Little wonder the jerk chicken is arguably the most famous Jamaican dish.


So, you do not want to miss out on what makes the majority of Jamaicans happy. Only eating this meal can make you understand why they love it so much!



· Fried Breadfruit

Breadfruit is not a new name, so there is a chance that where ever you are coming from, you have heard or even tried breadfruit before.


But, if you’ve not tried the fried breadfruit specially made by Jamaicans, you’re missing out on something wonderful! They often take it with almost all their meals.


Make sure you munch on some pieces of fried breadfruit on your meal. It’s so simple but still so tasty!



· Oxtail

This one might not immediately sound enticing, but a single bite will erase any doubts you have of how good oxtail is! The Jamaicans have a way with fantastic food, and we recommend you have a plate of this meal and tell us what you think. It’s an experience you’ll enjoy!



Eager to head over to see what else the colorful land offers? Unlimited Trips from Akron Ohia can get you to Jamaica and back again in utter comfort! We’re a full-service travel agency that offers excellent free, concierge-like services!


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