This Meal Kit Delivers a Taste of Jamaica
Miss Lily’s Jamaica In a Box transports you to the Caribbean for about the cost of cab fare to J.F.K.
By Florence Fabricant
You could light the grill for Miss Lily’s jerk chicken to-go dinner and have an outdoor Caribbean feast from the vibrant restaurant with locations on West Houston Street and in the East Village. There’s enough food for four in this $70 kit. The marinated spiced chicken needs a reheat and a sear — the oven also works — with a basting of jerk sauce. Rice and beans, cucumber escovitch, grilled corn to heat and smear with jerk mayo, and creamy banana pudding for dessert round out the meal. This month for $99 it’s called Jamaica In a Box and includes a bottle of Ten To One white rum, limes, simple syrup and instructions for making daiquiris. Order by Tuesday at 5 p.m. for delivery on Friday.
Jamaica In a Box, $99, or $70 without rum as Miss Lily’s Discovery Box, weatinc.com; $99, without rum, national shipping from goldbelly.com.
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