The Harvest


1 Snapper, cleaned

1 onion, coarsely chopped

3 cm (1. inch) piece fresh ginger, finely grated

3 jalapenos

1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

1 teaspoons ground allspice

125 ml (4 fl oz/. cup) Bundaberg rum

2 tablespoons dark brown sugar

100 g (3. oz) barbecue sauce

1 handful thyme, leaves picked

4 coriander (cilantro) roots

1 Cucumber, cut into ribbons

1 cup apple cider vinegar

1 cup water

½ cup brown sugar

1 Avocado

1 cos lettuce

To make jerk marinade place onion, ginger, jalapenos, cinnamon, allspice, Bundaberg rum, brown sugar, barbeque sauce, thyme and coriander root into a blender or processor and pulse until smooth and combined

In a container or large sandwich bag mix marinade with snapper then place in the fridge and let marinate for at least 12 hours.

To pickle cucumber place water, vinegar and sugar into a pot and bring to the simmer, poor warm pickling liquid over cucumbers and let cool.

Pre heat your BBQ to a medium heat; rub the griddle with oil then remove your snapper from the marinade. Place your snapper on the hot BBQ and cook for 10 minutes on each side until caramelized and flaking off the bone.

Serve with lettuce cups, sliced avocado and flaked fish …


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