There's a hearty array of traditional Jamaican desserts to choose from based on sunripened local fruits, sweet vegetables and spices. From coconut to sweet potatoes and cinnamon to nutmeg, cinnamon, vanilla and cocounut milk the Jamaican pantry is perfectly suited to dessert time.
Here are three easy to make sun filled favourites to get a taste of Jamaica.
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Duckanoo otherwise known as Tie-a-leaf and blue drawers is another traditiona Caribbean dessert made from batata, cornmeal (optional), coconut, spices and brown sugar, all tied up in a banana leaf parcels and cooked in boiling water.