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Here are a few shots I took at the recently held Kingston Kitchen, Jamaica’s premier food festival. Once again a great yummy time was had by all despite the longish lines… For more photos and info on Kingston Kitchen see their Facebook page  

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Good FoodYard Life

There’s no shortage of beauties on the beaches of Jamaica, but a trip to the vegetable garden can be just as exciting. Stunning Marika Kessler founded her own 83-acre farm — tucked away up in Jamaica’s rough and rugged, northwestern Cockpit Country. And she did so after having studied fashion

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EnvironmentGood Food

Here’s the latest update in my home gardening adventure (see Home Gardening in Jamaica, Part 1). First and most excitingly for me, after one week I’ve got some little sprouts poking up – the basil, tarragon and chives seem to be bubbling along!

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EnvironmentGood Food

Eating in Jamaica can be a challenging thing for people like myself with unusual (or as Karin puts it “weird”) taste. I’m a pescetarian (I eat fish and shellfish, but no meat), I don’t like eggs or tofu, I prefer savoury to sweet, and I’ll eat a whole jar of olives

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Good Food

  Appleton Estate 50 Year Old Jamaica Rum – Jamaica Independence Reserve, was awarded two major accolades at the Golden Barrel Awards which was held in London last week as part of UK RumFest 2012. Appleton Estate 50 Year Old Jamaica Rum – Jamaica Independence Reserve, won awards for the

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Good Food

Kingston Kitchen, Kingston’s urban food fair is on again on August 26th, 3PM to 9PM at Hope Gardens. They will be celebrating Jamaica 50 through the smells, flavours and tastes of the island. If you’re interested in participating as a vendor contact them at  (876) 869-7093. They are offering an Early

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Good Food

Are you looking for somewhere new to eat in Kingston? Are you a pizza lover?  Good News! Recently opened Brick Stone Pizza in downtown Kingston is now open and offering New York style thin crust (and regular crust) pizza and it’s delicious! Reasonably priced and made from fresh ingredients, Brick

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Good FoodHappening on the Edge 2012Interviews

  Kingston Kitchen is a  Jamaican food experience that showcases what Jamaicans are doing locally in the food industry, modelled along the lines of food markets or fairs that are held weekly in cities across the United States and Europe. The next Kingston Kitchen is Saturday, March 31. YardEdge talks to Leisha

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Good FoodHappening on the Edge 2012

Looking for some Jamaican culinary delights?  Well Kingston Kitchen is on again.  And this time it’s going to be a night market! In addition to offering a wide variety of delectable Jamaican food and interesting yummy treats, Kingston Kitchen Night Market promises a party vibe with DJ’s Bambino and Palmer

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EntrepreneursGood FoodWorth A Visit

Thanks to Robyn Fox of Mount Edge Guest House / EITS Cafe / Food Basket Farm for this contribution on the exciting happenings up at Mount Edge! Mount Edge Guest House, EITS Café and Food Basket Farm have a concept of providing a ‘Brand Jamaica’ cultural experience with accommodation, a ‘Farm

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