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have bottled juices in an array of exciting flavours.
In addition to
those above, there are carbonated bottled drinks such as Ting made from
Jamaican grapefruit - with no preservatives, assorted sodas and the
traditional Ginger Beer, made from Jamaican ginger Roots.
These drinks are prepared in homes as well as bottled and sold on the local market.
Not to be outdone in preparation are the popular roadside vendors who are known for their naturally squeezed sugarcane juice, freshly made bag juices and steeped roots drinks.
We normally serve all the above over ice or chilled but we do make room for something warm.
And yes, even in this region, we’ve got warm beverages such are the world renowned, Blue Mountain Coffee, Milo and Chocolate.
These are usually sweetened with condensed milk and had at breakfast time.
Rum Based Cocktails
Rum is in practically every Jamaican Beverage you can think of. There is the ever popular Jamaican Mai Tai which is a combination of dark rum and pineapple juice along with other ingredients.
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