Chris Blackwell's resort GoldenEye hosted the first NyamJam Festival celebrating the food and music of Jamaica. Internationally-renowned chefs and musicians joined local counterparts for two days of exquisite meals and island vibes. The featured chefs were stars Mario Batali, April Bloomfield, Seamus Mullen, Jose Enrique, and Johnny Iuzzini, and the musical performances included Angelique Kidjo, Tarrus Riley, and Jenny Lewis.
121 imagesFriday kicked off Day 1 of the inaugural NyamJam Food and Music Festival at Goldeneye. Highlights included a multi-course dinner at the Fleming Villa prepared by Mario Batali, with a musical performance by Jamaican jazz guitar legend Ernest Ranglin.
311 imagesThe inaugural NyamJam Festival took full flight on Saturday with an afternoon Culinary bazaar, featuring cooking demos by Johnny Uizzini, Rohan Marley, Seamus Mullen, and Jose Enrique, plus performances by Jenny Lewis and Angelique Kidjo. The evening concluded with a 5-course meal by the guest chefs and a live performance by Tarrus Riley.