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Jerk Seasoning

Definition: Jerk Seasoning


Jerk Seasoning
A type of dry seasoning that is native to the Caribbean. It's primarily used in preparing meat — most commonly pork and chicken — for grilling. Although the ingredients can vary, it generally consists of chilies, thyme, spices (cinnamon, ginger, allspice, cloves), garlic, and onions. The seasoning can be directly applied to the meat or mixed with a liquid to create a marinade.

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Vexedlovely Vexedlovely 8 years
AGH! i recently went to a bbq and the best chicken there was seasoned with this stuff! i have to get it!
ALSW ALSW 8 years
I love jerk seasoning. It's great at the Mongolian BBQ restaurant. Yum!
lanilovespeaches lanilovespeaches 8 years
I saw that bobby flay throwdown episode too haze1nut!!! Seriously it looked sooo good now i wanna go look for this just cuz of that!!
orangeflower orangeflower 8 years
i thought I had this one. I have cajun seasoning. :( This one sounds good too. I'll have to look for it. Yummy!
haze1nut haze1nut 8 years
i remember watching this bobby flay throwdown episode where he was challenging this guy that made an awesome jerk ribeye. that episode was so hypnotic bc both guy's recipes looked sooooo good and delicious and their ribeyes were so juicy looking. i love jerk recipes, there's something about the heat of habaneros that go so well with all the sweet pungent spices...
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