Jamaica Favorite Cuisine & Delicacies

Ah yes! Delicacies…grater (coconut) cake,  gizzada (coconut),
asham (powdered corn & sugar); mattress cake;
patties  (beef, chicken, lobster);  cut cake (coconut); guava jelly;
peanut brittle;  Johnny cake; Festivals;  coco bread; crust bread;
hard dough bread; water  crackers; tamarind balls;  fruit salad;
Irish Moss jello; Toetoe; Rum punch;  paradise plum; jam roll;
icey mint;  grapenut ice cream; run & raisin ice cream;
Easter Bun & cheese; bulla; guava cheese; jackass corn;
plantain  tart; rum cake; saltfish fritters; suck-suck; bus-mi-jaw;
sensi;  run dung  (down); lemon drops; ginger tea; ginger beer;
Bustamante backbone sweetie; calves feet jelly

Gizzada cake pastry  also called pinch me round...a filled crust pastry with sweet spiced grated coconut

Gizzada cake pastry also called pinch me round…a filled crust pastry with sweet spiced grated coconut

Five STAR Bakery's Gizzada...YUM

Five STAR Bakery’s Gizzada…YUM

 

Grater Cake sweet pastry made of peppermint flavoured grated coconut and granulated sugar or brown sugar (Grater Brute)

Grater Cake sweet pastry made of peppermint flavoured grated coconut and granulated sugar or brown sugar (Grater Brute)

Gizzada

Grater Cake

Coconut Cut Cake

 Jamaican Cuisine & Delicacies

GIZZADA HISTORY

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