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Foods That Start With the Letter A

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A is for apple, and apricot, and arugula.

It's also for artichoke hearts, asparagus spears, bacon bits, and baklava.

The letter A is the most commonly used letter in the English alphabet (with 26% of all words starting with it), which means that there are a lot of foods that start with this letter! Here are a lot of examples in the list below.

Foods that Start with the letter A

  1. Abalone is a type of edible mollusk that lives in large, shallow coastal areas where it clings to the seafloor.
  2. Acai Berry is a kind of berry that you can eat! 
  3. Acerola is a type of berry that you can eat. 
  4. Achacha is a kind of food. You can use Achacha in soups and salads.
  5. Achocha is a type of squash that you can eat.
  6. Ackee is a fruit that is reddish yellow in color.
  7. Acorn Squash is a type of squash that you can eat. 
  8. Adai is a dish made of fermented, dehulled, and cooked black gram. It is commonly consumed in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
  9. Adobo Chicken is a Filipino dish where meat is marinated in garlic, vinegar, salt, and pepper before cooking. It's a dish that uses the pressure cooker!
  10. Adzuki Beans are a type of bean that you can cook and eat! 
  11. Adzuki beans are small red beans from Asia. These beans can be eaten as a snack or as part of the main dish!
  12. Adzuki beans are small red beans from East Asia. These beans can be eaten as a snack or as part of the main dish!
  13. Agaricus is a type of mushroom known as the “Pink/White Chop".
  14. Agave Nectar is a sweetener that comes from Agave. 
  15. Agave syrup is a kind of syrup that you can use for desserts. You can also use it to make tea or mix it with some honey to have a drink.
  16. Agrodolce is a type of food. You can eat it with pasta or on sandwiches.
  17. Aguachile is a kind of sauce that you can eat with vegetables and fish.
  18. Ahi Tuna is a fish that you can eat. You can add Ahi Tuna to your garden salad or use it in a sandwich.
  19. Ajowan seed is a type of seed. You can use it to make soup.
  20. Akara is a type of food. You can use it as a snack, or with rice and beans to make a meal.
  21. Albarino is a type of wine. You can drink it!
  22. Alcachofa is a type of food. You can eat it with pasta or on sandwiches.
  23. Ale is a tasty drink. You can also cook with it! Ale is a type of beer. You can use it to make soup, or you can cook with it.
  24. Alfalfa Sprouts are green, leafy vegetables that you can eat raw. You can also cook them in a pan with olive oil and some salt!
  25. Alfredo sauce is a type of sauce that you can mix with vegetables and fish. You can also use it for pasta or on sandwiches!
  26. Allemande Sauce is a type of sauce. You can use it with pasta or on sandwiches. It is also good in soups!
  27. Allspice is a type of fruit that you can eat! You can cook with it too. It has a spicy taste, but it's not hot like some other spices. Allspice tastes like cinnamon and nutmeg combined. You can cook with allspice by adding it to desserts, soups, salads, rice dishes, or fish dishes.
  28. Almond milk is made from Almonds. You can use almond milk for cereal or as an alternative to cow's milk in recipes like pancakes and muffins!
  29. Almond Milk is milk made from almonds that taste really yummy! 
  30. Almonds are a type of food. If you want to use almonds, you can eat them as a snack or put them in dishes like salads and sandwiches. You can also cook with almonds. Almond oil is good for cooking at high heat because it doesn't burn easily, has good flavor.
  31. Aloco is a type of food. You can eat it with pasta or on sandwiches. It tastes good with tomatoes, olives, and garlic. You can also cook Aloco with eggs and potatoes!
  32. Aloo Gobi is a delicious dish that can be eaten as a side dish or main course. You can make it with potatoes, courgettes, cauliflower and peas. Add some spices - garlic, ginger, cumin or coriander are all nice to have in this dish! Potatoes are used to thicken the sauce so feel free to add different types of potatoes if you prefer boiled or mashed. You can fry the vegetables before adding them to the sauce for an extra flavourful taste!
  33. Alphabet Soup is a type of soup. You can eat it with pasta or on sandwiches. It tastes good with tomatoes, olives, and garlic. You can also cook Alphabet Soup with eggs and potatoes! The soup has little edible things in it in the shape of the alphabet letters.
  34. Amanatsu is a type of food. You can eat it with pasta or on sandwiches. It tastes good with tomatoes, olives, and garlic. You can also cook Amanatsu with eggs and potatoes!
  35. Amaranth Leaves are a type of food. You can use them with pasta or on sandwiches. They taste good with tomatoes, olives, and garlic. You can also cook them with eggs and potatoes! Amaranth leaves are green-colored leaves that grow at the top of amaranth plants. You can eat them raw or cooked. They are soft to chew because they have lots of water in them!
  36. Amaranth leaves are green leaves similar to spinach that can be eaten raw or cooked into dishes such as soups and stews
  37. Ambarella is a fruit that has an apple shape with green skin but tastes like pineapple. 
  38. Ambyat is a food that you can eat with pasta or on sandwiches. You can cook it with eggs and potatoes! Ambyat tastes good with tomatoes, olives, and garlic.
  39. American cheese can be used in a sandwich! It is good with tomatoes, olives, and garlic.
  40. American Cheese is cheese from America, where cows live. 
  41. American Chicle is a type of chewing gum that you can chew.
  42. Americano Beans are a type of bean that you can cook and eat! 
  43. Americano is a type of coffee. You can drink it or use it to make other things like rice and vegetables.
  44. Amok Trey is a type of food. It's made with eggs, chicken, onions, and fish sauce. You can cook it in the oven or on the stove! You can use Amok Trey for breakfast or dinner. You can also use Amok Trey with rice and vegetables for a dish called "amok trey."
  45. Ampalaya is a fruit that has a bitter taste, but the fruit has white flesh that looks like green beans.
  46. Ampalaya is a type of plant with leaves that taste like bitter melon, but the fruit has white flesh that looks like green beans. 
  47. Anchovies are a type of food. You can eat them with pasta or on sandwiches. They taste good with tomatoes, olives, and garlic. You can also cook Anchovies with eggs and potatoes!
  48. Anchovy Paste is a type of sauce. You can use it with pasta or on sandwiches. It is also good in soups! You can eat Anchovies with pasta or on sandwiches. You can cook them with eggs and potatoes! 
  49. Andagi is a type of food that you can eat with pasta or on sandwiches. You can cook it with eggs and potatoes! Andagi tastes good with tomatoes, olives, and garlic.
  50. Andouille Sausage is a type of food. It tastes good with tomatoes, olives, and garlic. You can cook Andouille sausage with eggs and potatoes! Andouille sausage is used in many dishes like gumbo and jambalaya.
  51. Andouille Sausage is a sausage from Louisiana made from smoked pork butt, stomach, heart, liver, and tripe. Yummm...
  52. Andygala is a type of food. You can use Andygala with pasta or on sandwiches. You can also cook it with eggs and potatoes! Andygalas taste good with tomatoes, olives, and garlic.
  53. Angel food cake is a type of cake that has no fat, oil, or dairy. It's a good dessert to eat if you're on a diet or want to lose weight. You can make Angel Food Cake in an 8-inch angel food cake pan. You'll need 1 cup of flour, one cup of sugar, 12 large egg whites, and 1 teaspoon of cream of tartar. Whip the egg whites with the cream of tartar until they are white and fluffy. Add the sugar gradually while you keep whipping them up until they are stiff and shiny again. Then add your dry ingredients slowly while you use a whisk to fold it in gently so that it doesn't deflate the eggs too much. Pour your batter into the angel food cake pan and bake it at 375 degrees for about 25 minutes. When you see brown on top of the cake, your angel food cake is done!
  54. Angus Beef is a type of beef. It tastes good with tomatoes, olives, and garlic. You can also cook Angus Beef with eggs and potatoes! You can eat Angus Beef on pasta or on sandwiches. They taste good with tomatoes, olives, and garlic. You can also cook it with eggs and potatoes! You can use Angus Beef for many dishes like gumbo and jambalaya.
  55. Anise Hyssop is an herb in the mint family with small purple flowers and very fragrant leaves. The flavor has been compared to licorice or black jelly beans-- definitely not to everyone's tastes though.
  56. Anise is a type of spice. You can add it to apple desserts or meat.
  57. Anmitsu is a type of food that consists of fruit, agar, and syrup. Typically it contains pineapples, red beans paste (azuki), water chestnuts, Kam
  58. Ant Eggs are a food that you can eat with pasta or on sandwiches. You can cook them with eggs and potatoes! Ant eggs taste good with tomatoes, olives, and garlic.
  59. Anticuchos are a type of food that you can eat with pasta or on sandwiches.
  60. Antipasto is a type of food. Generally, antipasto consists of an assortment of cured meats (ham, pastrami, prosciutto), cheeses (mozzarella, provolone), and olives. Antipasto is served as a first course before the start of a meal or it.
  61. Aonori is a type of food that comes from Japan and is green in color. It is dried, powdered seaweed and has a flavor that tastes like the ocean.
  62. Appam is a type of food. The ingredients are rice flour, salt, and yeast. Appam is usually eaten for breakfast with fish curry or mutton curry.
  63. Apple Dumpling is a type of apple dessert with dough surrounding apples and baked until the crust forms a golden brown. The result tastes like an apple pie!
  64. Apple Juice is a drink that's made from apples. You can make it with an apple press, or you can buy it in the store! It tastes sweet and is good for people who are sick. You can use Apple Juice on sandwiches.
  65. Apple pie is a type of food. You can make it with an apple press or buy it in the store. It is sweet and good for people who are sick. You can eat apple pie with eggs and potatoes, or you can put it on sandwiches.
  66. Apple sauce has apples in it. The apples are red with green leaves on them. You can eat apple sauce by itself or you can put it on other foods like ice cream, cake, or even french fries!
  67. Apples are a fruit that you can eat on pasta or on sandwiches. Apple cakes taste good with tomatoes, olives, and garlic. You can make Apple Cake in an 8-inch apple cake pan and need 1 cup of flour and 12 large eggs whites. Whip the eggs whites with cream of tartar until they are white and fluffy. Add sugar gradually while you keep whipping them up until they are stiff and shiny again. Then add your dry ingredients slowly while you use a whisk to fold it in gently so that it doesn't deflate the eggs too much. Pour your batter into the apple cake pan and bake it at 375 degrees for about 25 minutes when you see brown on top of the cake your apple cake is done!
  68. Apricot is a type of fruit. It's orange and has small seeds in it. It tastes sweet and smells good.
  69. Apricot jam is made from apricots. It tastes sweet and good for you. You can eat it with bread or on toast.
  70. Arancini are balls of rice that are deep-fried. You can eat them on their own or you can put them on top of other foods.
  71. Arborio Rice. Arborio Rice is a type of rice that cooks very quickly and becomes soft. You can put it on top of other foods like meat or vegetables as a sauce, or you can eat it by itself.
  72. Arrowroot cookies. You can make them or buy them from the store. They taste good by themselves but it is better to eat them with other things like eggs and potatoes, or on top of ice cream!
  73. Arrowroot is a plant. You can use Arrowroot to make a drink, or you can put it on food like eggs and potatoes. It doesn't taste good by itself but it makes dishes taste better.
  74. Arroz con huevos is a type of food. You can make it or buy it from the store. It is made from eggs and rice, so you should eat it with eggs and potatoes, or on top of ice cream!
  75. Arugula is a type of plant. You can eat it by itself or you can use it on other foods like eggs and potatoes.
  76. Arugula or rocket salad is made up of different varieties of bitter leafy green vegetables. It's related to radishes, mustard, and wasabi!
  77. Ashcake is a type of food that is made by baking ash and other ingredients. You can eat it plain or you can put it on top of other foods like meat, vegetables, and rice.
  78. Asian Greens are a type of leafy green that is from Asia. They taste salty and bitter, but you can put them on other foods like meat, vegetables, and rice.
  79. Asian Noodles are made from rice and wheat. They can be eaten by themselves or on top of other foods like meat, vegetables, or rice. You can also use them for making stir-fries with veggies and soy sauce!
  80. Asian Pear is a fruit that is green and yellow and has seeds in it. It tastes sweet and is healthy for you. You can eat an Asian Pear on its own, but it tastes better with other foods like meat or rice.
  81. Asida is a type of food. You can eat asida on its own, or it tastes good on top of other foods like meat and vegetables.
  82. Asparagus is a food that you can eat on its own or on top of other foods. For example, asparagus is good with meat and vegetables, or on a sandwich. You can also put asparagus in a smoothie!
  83. Asparagus Soup is made by boiling asparagus in water. You can eat it plain or you can put it on other foods like meat, vegetables, and rice.
  84. Atemoya is a type of fruit with creamy flesh inside.
  85. Atlantic Cod is the largest member of the cod family. It has lean, white flesh with
  86. Atole de Etole is Mexican food that tastes good. You can put it on top of other foods or eat it on its own.
  87. Aubergine is a type of vegetable that you can eat on its own or on other foods. For example, aubergine is good with meat and vegetables, or on a sandwich. You can also put aubergine in a smoothie!
  88. Aubergine Salad is a type of fruit. You can eat it by itself or on top of other foods. For example, aubergine salad is good with meat and vegetables, or on a sandwich!
  89. Avgolemono Soup is a soup that has eggs in it. You can eat this soup by itself or you can put it on other foods like meat, vegetables, and rice.
  90. Avocado is a type of fruit that can be eaten by itself or on other foods. If you want to eat it with another dish, you should put it on top of the dish. You can also use avocado in a smoothie!
  91. Avocado is a type of fruit. It tastes good on its own or on top of other foods like meat or rice. You can use it in smoothies too!
  92. Avocado Oil has been used for cooking at high heat because it doesn't burn easily, has good flavor, and health benefits are being studied every day! 
  93. Avocado Sandwiches are sandwiches that have at least avocado in them. Most of the time it also includes other foods like cheese. You can eat an avocado sandwich by itself or on top of other foods like meat, vegetables, and rice.
  94. Azuki beans are a type of food. You can eat them by themselves or on other foods. For example, they are good with meat and vegetables, or on bread!

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Foods That Start With the Letter A In 2022
Food That Starts With the Letter A

The letter A is the most commonly used letter in the English alphabet (with 26% of all words starting with it), which means that there are a lot of foods that start with this letter! Here are a lot of examples in the list below.

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