This is a list of common foods starting with the letter Y. Yikes, why are there not many foods beginning with Y. At least Yoghurt, Yams, Yorkshire Pudding, and Yabbies do!
Less common, global cuisine foods beginning with Y include Yucca and Yuca (not the same thing), Yacon and Yokan (also not the same thing), and Yiros and Yuzu.
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Foods beginning with Y y
|Food Name||Food Description|
|Yabby (yabbie)||Flesh from a yabby (small crayfish).|
|Yam||Irregularly shaped tuber with white skin and flesh. Harvested in the wild and cooked with or without added fat.|
|Yeast||A cream or pale grey paste with a fine, smooth texture. Active raising agent used to leaven a wide range of breads, cakes and pastries.|
|Yoghurt||Prepared by pasteurising and homogenising skim milk and cream before culturing, resulting in a thickened, tangy yoghurt.|
|Yorkshire pudding||Prepared savoury batter product prepared by baking batter adjacent to roasting beef.|
To find more foods with names starting with the letter Y, use our Food Search Box or see the information in Wikipedia’s food page. Most of the food information on this page was sourced from FSANZ.