LAUDERDALE LAKES, FL – The City of Lauderdale Lakes invites you to the family-friendly event, Taste of Lauderdale Lakes: Food, Music, Arts & Culture Festival. This four-tier event is hosted by HOT 105’s Jill Tracey. It will take place on Saturday, November 17, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on the Lauderdale Lakes Waterfront 3900 North SR 7, Lauderdale Lakes, FL 33309.

With less than 4 weeks before the staging of the 17th annual Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival, proud sponsor Publix Supermarkets, is starting the celebration early with a number of in-store promotions. Several Publix stores in Miami-Dade and Broward will feature giveaways and special prices on select Grace food items! Chef Chad Cherry will be on location sampling various recipes prepared with Jamaican-inspired ingredients such as Grace Jamaican Jerk Seasoning and Grace Classic Coconut Milk to tantalize shoppers' taste buds.

NEW YORK, NY - There is no stopping Caribbean cuisine, especially because of the melting pot of ethnicities and cultures that make up this region. Among the unique dishes of the Caribbean is one known mostly in Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago and Suriname. It’s baigani, a fritter made from eggplant and chick pea flour. Here’s the recipe.

(NEW YORK, NY) – The Chef’s Advocate, a New York City-based boutique culinary marketing and events management firm, has partnered with the James Beard Foundation to host “Jamaica Night” on Wednesday, November 7 at the James Beard House, 167 West 12th Street, in the heart of Greenwich Village.