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8 Jamaican Superfoods You Need To Know About

A food is considered a “superfood” if it contains a high concentration of certain nutrients, or has been shown to be beneficial in fighting various diseases or ailments. However, there is no scientific definition of “superfood,” and everyone should be

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Jamaican Christmas Traditions

Santa Claus, snow, evergreen fir trees, egg nog and bright lights are the images typically associated with Christmas all around the world, even in places where snow doesn’t exist. In Jamaica, our traditions do include some of these things mentioned, but

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Food Month Pot-pourri – Cheers To The Weekend!

We close out out our Food Month Pot-pourri special with a special emphasis on the ‘pour.’ It’s the weekend, it’s almost December, so it’s practically the holidays, which call for drinks a-plenty! We happily oblige with 24 drink and cocktail recipes. Cheers! Christmas

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 18, 2013

The Great-Tess: Jamaican Songbird Wins ‘The Voice’. Congratulations flowed last night as Jamaicans who had gathered across the island celebrated the crowning of Tessanne Chin as The Voice 2013. Chin, who thanked the nation for its support during an interview with

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30 Recipes In 30 Days – Sorrel Stripe

Ingredients 1 Red Stripe Light 400ml sorrel juice (sweetened) 100ml club soda 30g ginger Method 1. Crush ginger and place in shaker. 2. Add sorrel juice and shake. 3. Pour mixture along with Red Stripe light and club soda in

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30 Recipes In 30 Days – Sorrel Cupcakes

Ingredients 1 lb butter 1 lb sugar 1 lb egg 1 lb flour 1 oz baking powder 3 oz sorrel puree (see recipe below) 1 oz milk Method Cream butter and sugar. Add eggs slowly. Combine flour and baking powder

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The Christmas Wonders Of Sorrel

‘Christmas breeze’, Jonkunnu and Christmas fruit cake are Christmas traditions that are uniquely Jamaican and diGJamaica.com is highlighting one a day in the Jamaican Christmas blog series. Each day we will highlight a historical fact, food or tradition that are

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