How To Make Flavorful Jamaican Jerk Chicken At Home


Welcome to the world of Jamaican jerk chicken! Follow these simple steps to make your own flavorful dish at home.


First, gather all the necessary ingredients: chicken, jerk seasoning, scallions, garlic, ginger, thyme, allspice, and soy sauce.


Marinate the chicken in a mixture of jerk seasoning, scallions, garlic, ginger, and thyme for at least 2 hours.


Next, preheat your grill to medium-high heat.


Place the marinated chicken on the grill and cook for about 6-8 minutes on each side, or until fully cooked.


While the chicken is cooking, make the jerk sauce by combining allspice, soy sauce, and a little bit of water in a small saucepan.


Bring the sauce to a boil, then reduce the heat and let it simmer for about 5 minutes.


Once the chicken is fully cooked, brush the jerk sauce on both sides and let it cook for an additional 2-3 minutes.


Remove the chicken from the grill and let it rest for a few minutes before serving.


Congratulations, you have successfully made flavorful Jamaican jerk chicken at home! Serve with your favorite sides and enjoy the taste of the Caribbean.