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Boston JerkFest™ is a family-friendly Caribbean style food festival that features Jamaican jerk spiced food and all things spicy and hot. The festival is fun-filled event that features live music, entertainment and a Rum and Brew Tasting event. Boston Jerkfest™ in Massachusetts is launching its

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Bring with your friends and family and join us for a unique and memorable experience that is full of spice, fun and food Come taste and be Irie ©

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Jerk Salmon Recipe

Ingredients: 3 tablespoons olive oil 2  onions, minced 3  green onions, minced 3  large cloves garlic, minced 2 teaspoons red chili flakes or dried scotch bonnet peppers or dried jalapenos 2 bay leaves 1 teaspoon dried thyme 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 2 teaspoons ground allspice Salt to taste 4 fresh salmon steaks, preferably wild caught 4 fresh lime wedges Cooking Instructions: Heat 2 tablespoons oil in large non-stick frying pan over medium-high heat. Combine next 9 ingredients in small bowl and sauté in

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Jerk, Jamaica’s Iconic Edible Export

Centuries before pepperoni sticks, granola, or crackers became ubiquitous, the Maroons created one of the world’s most delectable gourmet creations in the form of jerk seasoning in the heavily forested mountains where pimento groves and wild pigs were plentiful. Jerk seasoning is one of Jamaica’s iconic exports. It is a paste of pulverized allspice (pimento), scotch bonnet peppers, onion, garlic, thyme, cinnamon, nutmeg, scallions, and up to thirty more ingredients depending on the jerk master. These food stuffs all grow

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Cambridge Carnival

Cambridge Carnival

The 22nd Annual Cambridge Carnival International will take place on Sunday, September 7, 2014 RAIN OR SHINE! Cambridge Carnival is a colorful and festive celebration rooted in African traditions. A portion of the proceeds from Boston Jerkfest™ is to benefit Cambridge Carnival. This free festival, is considered a Cambridge Institution, and is the largest festival in Cambridge, with thousands of attendees. The highlight of the festival is a grand costume parade accompanied by rich rhythmic musicality promoting all types of

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