What Are Some Foods That Start With "a"?

Some foods that start with the letter "a" include apples, apricots, artichokes, asparagus and avocados. Other foods that start with the letter "a" are almonds, amaranth, anchovies, alfalfa sprouts and arugula.

There are many foods that have a descriptive word, in their name, that begins with an "a". Examples of these foods include animal crackers, American cheese, angel food cake, alphabet soup and angel hair pasta. Allspice is a spice that starts with the letter "a". It is frequently used in Caribbean cooking and to season jerk.

Foods that begin with the letter "a" are often healthy foods. Almonds are a good source of healthy fats, fiber, magnesium, calcium and protein. Anchovies contain healthy levels of omega - 3 fatty acids. Artichokes are low in calories and high in fiber, which makes them an excellent choose for people that are on a diet or have heart disease.

Foods that end with an "a" include banana, bologna, jambalaya, pasta and salsa. Foods that start with the remaining vowels; e,i,o and u are; eggs, enchilada, ice cream, oysters, oranges and ugli. The letter "y" is often used as a vowel; some foods that start with "y" are, yams, yogurt, yellow squash and yucca.