Jerk Chicken

Plastered with spice and cooked in a smoky oven, jerk chicken has long been a main attraction of Jamaican kitchens. The perfumy, peppery punch of jerk seasonings has encouraged its use beyond tradition, as a pizza topping and salad add-on offered by not-necessarily Jamaican restaurants. A couple of unusual uses for jerk chicken are in the soul rolls (like egg rolls) of Jackie M’s & Son Cafe in Augusta, Georgia, and in sliders with smoked pineapple at Mason Social in Alexandria, Virginia.

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GRANITEVILLE, SC

Jamrock Caribana | Deep South Jamaican Treasure

WARRENVILLE, SC

Loaded bacon, lettuce, and tomato sandwich is held together with a toothpick.
Fire & Spice | Too Much Bacon? (Insert Irony Emoji)

IRMO, SC

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