This is a list of common foods starting with the letter D. Sweet treats including Danish and Doughnut, two types of Dumpling and traditional bush tucker Dugong.
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Foods beginning with D d
|Food Name||Food Description|
|Danish||Puff-style flaky pastry folded around a custard filling.|
|Date||Pitted dates that have been dried.|
|Devon||Processed sandwich meat containing pork, beef, starch, soy protein, cereal, sugar, spices, antioxidants, sodium nitrate/nitrite and water.|
|Dill||Fresh slender stems with fine threadlike leaves, with a distinct sweet smell and taste.|
|Dim sim||Commercially prepared, Chinese-style pastry with an unspecified vegetable and meat (generally beef) filling, purchased frozen, then cooked in the microwave.|
|Dip||A dip typically containing neufchatel cheese, avocado, canola oil, potato paste, spring onion, garlic, lemon juice, and salt.|
|Doughnut||Batter shaped into a ball, deep fried. A small amount of custard is then injected into the centre of the cooked doughnut.|
|Dressing||Salad dressing containing lime juice, fish sauce, sugar, soy sauce, chilli, garlic and a small amount of oil, typically added to Asian style salads.|
|Drink||Beverage commonly prepared using milk, cream, egg, sugar, alcohol (such as brandy or rum) and sweet spices.|
|Dripping||Fat rendered from the meat, muscles and bones of beef.|
|Duck||Raw flesh from all portions of the duck. Skin removed.|
|Dugong||Raw flesh from a large marine mammal with dark brown-grey skin and a large horse shoe-shaped upper lip. Fatty dark red flesh is similar in appearance to red meat such as beef. Caught in the wild.|
|Dumpling||Bread-style bun made from wheat flour, butter and milk, mixed into a dough, from which small balls are rolled and cooked by adding to a mixed dish such as casserole or stew. Dumpling does not contain any fillings or flavourings.|
|Dumpling or wonton||Wheat flour based dough enclosing a chicken filling that has been fried in unspecified oil.|
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