Although there is no food that starts with the letter "x" in the English language, "xigua" is a Chinese word for watermelon and was the original name for the food. The xigua is a melon with powerful health benefits and t... More »

Some words that start with X are xenon, x-ray, xylophone and xenia. The letter X is the third least-common letter in the English alphabet. It is used more frequently than the letters Z and Q, but still only has a frequen... More »

There are no foods that are commonly considered vegetables that begin with the letter X. In culinary terms, a vegetable is simply any edible plant or part of a plant. There are a few fruits, which are technically vegetab... More »

Spelt, an ancient grain related to wheat, is a food beginning with the letter "S." It has a chewy texture and a slightly sweet, nutty flavor. Spelt can be used in any recipe calling for wheat flour or wheat berries. More » Food Food Facts

Quinoa is a food that begins with the letter Q. Quinoa is correctly classified as a seed and is gluten-free, making it easy to digest for many people. More »

Zucchini is a food that starts with the letter "z." Its shape and smooth green outer skin cause the zucchini to resemble a cucumber and it indeed belongs to the cucumber and melon family. It is typically classified and u... More » Food Food Facts

Examples of a food that starts with the letter "L" include lasagna, lamington, lamb, lettuce, lemon meringue pie, lentils, lollipop and lobster. Two well-known beverages that begin with the letter "L" are lemonade and li... More » Food Food Facts