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Day 239 of 365 Things to Do, See & Eat in Jamaica – Enjoy the Bounty of the Caribbean Sea with Escovitche

escovitch fish
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Jamaica is blessed with a great variety of seafood, including snapper, grouper, and kingfish, and when these fish are “escovitched,” they become unbelievably delicious. The escovitch method involves marinating the fish in onions, spices and vinegar, which preserves the flavor of the fresh ocean fish The longer the marinating period, the better, of course. Escovitche-style fish has been described as a very fresh seafood cocktail – with a distinctive Jamaican style.

About 365 Things to Do, See and Eat in Jamaica
Jamaica has so many unique foods, places and events to offer. These things are often missed by visitors to Jamaica and even locals. Our goal is to have you try new things and see what Jamaica has to fully offer with something to do 365 days of the year. Please note that these are all our opinions and we are always open to suggestions.

Photo Source: Robbie Joseph

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