Monday, February 4, 2013

My Top 20 'Made In Jamaica' products

Gleaner digJamaica website carries 50 top Jamaican-made brands at
 http://digjamaica.com/blog/2013/02/04/50-common-made-in-jamaica-brands-in-the-supermarket/

Here are my favourites and how I enjoy them:


  1. Appleton Estate – rums (J.Wray and Nephew) - a capful on any ice cream!
  2. Benjamin’s – flavourings, sauces, extracts (P.A. Benjamin Manufacturing) - especially the vanilla extract - and the eucalyptus oil when I have a cold.
  3. Bigga – soft drink (Wisynco) - love that they use Splenda in their diet drinks.
  4. CB – chicken, eggs (Caribbean Broilers) - hormone free!
  5. Caribbean Dreams – teas, drinking chocolate, water (Jamaica Teas) - lovely any time
  6. Chocolate Dreams – chocolates, chocolate based desserts (Chocolate Dreams) - world class!
  7. Cran Wata – flavoured water (Wisynco) - low cal life-saver
  8. Grace – juices, soups, seasonings, pepper sauce, vienna sausages, porridge, jerk seasoning, browning, ackee, ketchup, beans (Grace Kennedy) - World brand winner - globally fantastic!
  9. Healthy Start – breads, crackers (Continental Baking) - the most honestly good bread ever!
  10. Holsum – breads, rolls (Continental Baking) - handy!
  11. Homade – biscuits, snacks (Continental Baking) - tasty - road-warrior companion!
  12.  HTB Buns - addictive!
  13. National – breads, buns, biscuits (Continental Baking) Value and quality combined.
  14. Rainforest Seafoods – fish (Rainforest Seafoods) nutritious and convenient
  15. Tru-Juice – juices (Trade Winds Citrus) - staple for our children
  16. Walkerswood – sauces, chutneys (Associated Manufacturers) - authentic flavours
  17. Wallenford Blue – Blue Mountain coffees (Jamaica Standard Products) - my daily treat
  18. Wata – water (Wisynco) - my everywhere must-have
  19. Wray and Nephew – rums (J. Wray and Nephew) - mellow tradition
  20. Yummy – breads (Continental Baking) - anything Continental is just fine!

4 comments:

  1. I love the list but I am missing out on Chocolate Dreams

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    1. Look again - Chocolate Dreams is very much there!

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  2. I need to come back for the ackee and saltfish. Yum.

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