Jamaica: Eat jerk and die

Caribbean Free Radio links to several news stories reporting that Jamaican jerk pork and chicken have been included on a list of “50 things to eat before you die” compiled by chef Ainsley Harriot for a BBC television special.

Also making the grade were kangaroo, Moretown bay bugs, reindeer and durian. Here's the complete list, with explanations.

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