Monday, February 13, 2012
Jerk chicken with cabbage and rice
BBQ chicken with green beans and squash
I went to Athens on a day trip recently to visit a friend, and he took me to a place called Kelly's for lunch. As evidenced by the picture, Kelly's serves Jamaican food. Oh boy... the food was dripping with oils but I didn't care. I was starving!
I purposely ordered a different meal from my friend, so I could sample more food. ^_^ Always a smart strategy, in my opinion. I can safely say the BBQ chicken tastes better than the jerk chicken. The cabbage and the squash have a kick to them, which was nice because it was kind of cold that day. The rice was okay - the woman ladling the rice had also ladled jerk chicken sauce on top, so the rice was drenched. :o\ And, like I said, I preferred the BBQ chicken over the jerk chicken so I ate the rice but only because I was starving. -____-" The green beans were pretty tasty, too. The chicken fell off the bone so easily - Nom... The food is comparable to soul food, really. I had the small plate; my friend had the large plate. Believe me, the small plate was enough! Definitely a good value, too.
It's one of those meals where you wish you had worn sweatpants. Haha... :o)