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National Food and Drink in Jamaica

Dine Jamaican-style! Jerk chicken, stamp and go, rum punch, ackee with salt cod and Jamaican Blue Mountain Coffee are just a few reasons why you should sample this country's tasty cuisine.

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Jamaican Patties

Jamaican patties are flaky pastries made like turnovers with spices and fillings baked inside. They are traditionally filled with ground beef, but other fillings can include chicken, lamb, vegetables, lobster, fish or cheese.

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