Jamaican Festival Dumplings

5/5 from 1 Customers

These Jamaican fried dumplings apparently got their name because they’re so good they taste like a festival in your mouth!

10 minutes

25 minutes


Also works a treat with: Finely chopped chives in place of the spring onions

Book: Curry Legend World Tour (p188)

Goes great with: Curry Goat (p126), coleslaw and Lime Pepper Sauce (p214)

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These Jamaican fried dumplings apparently got their name because they’re so good they taste like a festival in your mouth!

They often contain cornmeal but here we’re using sweetcorn for a lighter textured dumpling.

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10 minutes

25 minutes



4 as a side


Low Effort

Main Ingredient

Green Veg

Main Ingredient




Veggie Friendly

Dairy Free

Dairy Free

Taste Profile

Meal Taste



Popular Style




  • 1 bunch of spring onions - thinly sliced
  • 1 red chilli - finely chopped (seeds removed if you prefer less heat)
  • 1 egg (any size)
  • 195g tin of sweetcorn
  • 70g plain flour 
  • ½ tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • Oil for frying (sunflower or vegetable oil is best)

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Product Rating (1):


Made these sweet corn dumplings twice now, really moorish and crispy.

So light and crispy, we LOVE these - great job on them!

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