jerk chicken

Food

I Had an Identity Crisis Visiting All the Food Spots with the Same Name as Me

Ruby’s Cafe, Ruby’s Bar, Ruby House Chinese takeaway – what could they teach me about my personal brand?
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
5.23.19
jerk chicken

I Won a Jerk Chicken Cookoff at a Jamaican Sex Resort

I am the "Jerk Off" champion.
Janelle Lassalle
9.26.18
Notting HIll Carnival

These Vegan Jerk Mushrooms Are Notting Hill Carnival Chef-Approved

Jerk chicken is a Carnival staple, but thanks to vegan YouTuber Rachel Ama and veteran chef Mangrove Fats, a meat-free option is now on the menu.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
8.24.18
jamie oliver

Jamie Oliver Released a ‘Jerk Rice’ Product and People Are Not Happy

Levi Roots and MP Dawn Butler have called out the dish for being offensive.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
8.20.18
Caribbean food

Nottingham Food Stall Causes Outrage with ‘Insulting’ Rice and Peas Dish

"Joke ting of a meal.”
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
7.23.18
JAMAICA

It’s Not Jerk Chicken Unless It’s Cooked in a Jerk Drum

Fashioned from disused oil barrels and fired up on front lawns, beachside bars, and bootleg markets, Jamaica’s jerk drums are almost as iconic as the chicken.
Riaz Phillips
6.5.18
JAMAICA

No One Hustles Harder Than Jamaica’s Roadside Food Shack Owners

Faced with expensive building materials and prohibitive business loan costs, food entrepreneurs in Jamaica set up makeshift restaurants on the side of roads and home driveways.
Riaz Phillips
5.22.18
Jamaican food

Inside the London Bar Inspired By a Jamaican Childhood

Londoner Gordon McGowan grew up in the small Jamaican town of Mandeville. Two years ago, he opened a bar that pays homage to his “beloved little boring town.”
Carly Lewis-Oduntan
4.30.18
London

The MUNCHIES Guide to Notting Hill Carnival

As London gears up for the annual Caribbean culture celebration, Carnival veteran Adrian Luckie of street food stall Mama’s Jerk Station shares his wisdom on eating your way through Europe’s biggest street party.
Munchies Staff
8.25.17
Caribbean food

Trinidadian Saltfish and Fried Bakes Are the Ultimate Carnival Fuel

London’s Notting Hill Carnival is known for its jerk chicken but Trinidadian food is just as intrinsic to the Caribbean-influenced street party.
Michael Segalov
8.25.17
Chicken

Jerk, Jerk, Jerk, Jerk, Jerk at Drake’s Favourite Chicken Spot

Ed Pottinger opened Toronto's The Real Jerk with his wife Lily in 1984. More than 30 years later, the jerk chicken restaurant is still going strong, recently playing a starring role in Drake and Rihanna's "Work" video.
Simran Hans
11.15.16
Food and sex

Bring Your Own Semen to This Super Gross Cooking Class

Amateur chefs shouldn’t start stockpiling that special ingredient just yet.
Brad Cohen
10.24.16
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