Food·Posted on Aug 17, 201527 Jamaican-Inspired Recipes You Need In Your LifePass the saltfish and ackee fritters, please.by Lauren PaulBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Montego Bay Jerk Chicken Kate Lesueur / Jennifer Rose Smith / Via camillestyles.com You'll never cook chicken any other way. Get the recipe here. 2. Saltfish and Ackee Fritters Jehan can cook / Via pineapple.life The classic fish & fruit, in fritter form! Recipe here. 3. Fried Plantains fiveandspice / Via food52.com So sweet and delicious, have 'em for dinner AND dessert. Recipe here. 4. Jamaican Carrot Juice Immaculate Bites / Via africanbites.com Sweetened with vanilla and condensed milk, this goes above and beyond "juice". Recipe here. 5. Jamaican Festival Immaculate Bites / Via africanbites.com Like hushpuppies, but better. Recipe here. 6. Jamaican Run Down Immaculate Bites / Via africanbites.com A hearty stew that proves mackerel is the best fish in the world. Recipe here. 7. Jamaican Patty Pops Carole Nelson Browne / Via theyumyumfactor.blogspot.ca Make this spicy classic meat pie to-go. Recipe here. 8. Curried Goat Immaculate Bites / Via africanbites.com Goat is actually one of the most popular meats in the world, and for good reason. Get the recipe here. 9. Gizzada ChildofMidnight / CC BY http://2.0 via Wikimedia Commons / Via commons.wikimedia.org A flaky tart filled with deliciously toasted coconut, aka your new favorite dessert. Recipe here. 10. Jamaican Oxtail Stew Andrew Armtstrong / Via ilovemeat.com Oxtail is not nearly as intimidating to prepare as it sounds. Check it out here. 11. Rice & Peas NIkisha Brunson / Via pineapple.life Or (coconut) rice and (kidney) beans. Watch a video here. 12. Callaloo Immaculate Bites / Via africanbites.com The best way to eat your veggies. Get the recipe here. 13. Roasted and Fried Breadfruit Cook Like A Jamaican. / Via cooklikeajamaican.com A weird-looking fruit that will fill you up. Watch how to do it here. 14. Mannish Water Simone Booker / Via simbooker.weebly.com A mildly spicy soup with juicy goat and yummy dumplings. Recipe here. 15. Homemade Ginger Beer Cookbooks 365 / Via cookbooks365.com Just enough spice. Recipe here. 16. Jamaican Fried Fish ReCaFo / Via recafo.wordpress.com Aka whole fish fried in all the right spices. Recipe here. 17. Bammy Immaculate Bites / Via africanbites.com An easy vegan and paleo flat bread, dipped and fried in coconut milk. Get the recipe. 18. Fish Tea Cook Like A Jamaican / Via cooklikeajamaican.com!prettyPhoto Because this stuff is too awesome to just be "soup". Recipe here. 19. Blue Drawers The Lovely Pantry / Via lovelypantry.com Usually cooked in banana leaves that appeared to take on a bluish hue when cooked, these pockets of sweet pudding are irresistible. Recipe here. 20. Jamaican Hot Pepper Shrimp That Girl Cooks Healthy / Via thatgirlcookshealthy.com 🔥🍤🔥. Recipe here. 21. Stew Peas & Rice Cook Like A Jamaican / Via cooklikeajamaican.com!prettyPhoto/0/ A hearty staple. Learn how to make it here. 22. Stamp and Go The Lovely Pantry / Via lovelypantry.com Aka codfish fritters, aka heaven on earth. Get the recipe. 23. Soursop Cook Like A Jamaican / Via cooklikeajamaican.com Known as a Guanabana in South America, this juice is so refreshing. Recipe here. 24. Sweet Potato Bun The Lovely Pantry / Via lovelypantry.com Knock out two Jamaican holiday essentials with one delicious treat: the Christmas pudding meets the Easter bun. Recipe here. 25. Brown Stew Chicken Immaculate Bites / Via africanbites.com This slow-cooked dish will fill your kitchen with the most amazing smell. Recipe here. 26. Jamaican Toto That Girl Cooks Healthy / Via thatgirlcookshealthy.com A crumbly coconut cake that's paleo and gluten-free! Recipe here. 27. Jamaican Guinness Punch Jehan Can Cook / Via jehancancook.com A delicious imitation of Irish Moss, the drink of champions. Recipe here.