Foods starting with A

This is a list of common foods starting with the letter A. The list is dominated by fruit and vegetables like Apple, Artichoke, Avocado, and Asparagus.

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Foods beginning with A a

Food NameFood Description
AlmondAlmond kernels
Amino acid or creatine drinkBeverage prepared from amino acid powder or creatine powder and a mixture of milk and water.
Amino acid or creatine powderPowdered product intended to be mixed with liquid before consumption, consisting of isolated amino acids or other nitrogen rich compounds such as creatine monohydrate, where these products are not supplied as therapeutic goods.
AnchovyAnchovy fillets preserved by canning in edible oil (including olive and soy oils) and salt, then drained.
AntipastoA mix of pickled vegetables such as mushrooms, olives, artichokes, sundried tomatoes, capsicum and eggplant, cured meats such as salami and prosciutto, and cheese such as bocconcini, parmesan and fetta.
AppleRound shaped fruit with red or green skin and cream coloured flesh.
ApricotSmall, orange coloured stone fruit.
ArtichokeThe unopened flower bud of a thistle with gold-green to purple coloured leaves surrounding a hairy inedible choke, on top of an edible heart. Round to conical in shape. Edible portion comprises lower part of leaves and heart. Uncooked.
Artichoke heartCentral edible portion of the unopened flower bud, with tightly wrapped leaves gold-green to purple in colour. Canned in brine and drained.
AsparagusLong crisp green stem with a fragile feathery tip. Uncooked.
AvocadoAlmost pear shaped, with a green to black shiny skin and a delicate yellow flesh with a green outer hue.
Foods which begin with the letter A

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