Wondering what to serve with jerk chicken to make your meal even more special? I’ve got you covered! From classic sides to new ideas, this post will show you the perfect additions to serve with your jerk chicken dinner.
Jerk chicken is a delicious and flavorful dish that is perfect for any occasion. It is traditionally made with chicken that has been marinated in a jerk spice blend, which typically includes allspice, Scotch bonnet peppers, thyme, and garlic. The chicken is then grilled or smoked until it is cooked through and has a crispy skin.
Jerk chicken can be served on its own, but it is often accompanied by a variety of sides. Here are 25 of the best sides for jerk chicken:
The BEST Sides for Jerk Chicken
Learn how to make the BEST Instant Pot Corn on the Cob. This pressure cooker corn on the cob recipe uses a simple, secret ingredient to guarantee that your corn is sweet, tender and delicious!
Air Fryer Zucchini Fries with Lemon Tarragon Aioli are perfect for snacking. Strips of zucchini, coated in panko cook up perfectly crispy in the air fryer. Dip them in an easy-to-prepare creamy aioli flavored with tarragon and lemon.
This Tomato Cucumber Salad features fresh cucumbers, juicy tomatoes, and crisp red onion. Dressed in a tangy homemade red wine vinaigrette, every bite is bursting with refreshing Mediterranean flavors!
Roasted Sweet Potatoes are a salty, crispy, savory, and slightly sweet side dish you can pair with almost anything! Lightly spiced and so simple, this easy recipe is a total crowd pleaser and a must-have for weeknight dinners.
Add a healthy boost of nutrients to your dinner with this easy Sauteed Spinach. Baby spinach is added to a skillet along with garlic and olive oil, then sauteed gently to create a simple side dish that pairs with any meal!
These Slow Cooker Black Beans are easy to make and taste so much better than the canned version! No soaking required. Perfect for meal prep or as a side dish to your favorite tacos, salads, or protein bowls.
This Jamaican Festival recipe is a homemade version of the popular Jamaican snack. Made with a few simple ingredients, this delicious fried sweet dough is the perfect side dish for your favorite Jamaican recipes. RECIPE from My Forking Life
Many of these jerk chicken side dish recipes can be made ahead of time and stored in the refrigerator for a few days or even in the freezer. Simply check the individual recipes for full storing instructions and details on how to make ahead.
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Wondering what to serve with jerk chicken? From classic sides to new ideas, here's 25+ side dishes to serve with your jerk chicken dinner. This pressure cooker corn on the cob recipe uses a simple, secret ingredient to guarantee that your corn is sweet, tender and delicious!