Annals of verbing

A blackboard special at the Caribbean restaurant closest to me (Coconuts, a block away): ESCOVEITCHED FISH This is escoveitch, the Jamaican variant of escabeche, turned into a verb. Plenty of recipes for Jamaican escoveitched fish are available on the net; here’s one. The preparation is known variously as escoveitch, escoveitch fish, and escoveitched fish. The … Continue reading Annals of verbing