List of Foods Starting with X

The letter X is the twenty-fourth letter of the English alphabet. Here is a list of foods that begin with the letter X, along with their definitions.

Common Foods Beginning with X

  • Xacuti: A Goan curry of meat cooked with spices, dried red chilies and grated coconut.
  • Xanthan Gum: A food thickening agent derived from the fermentation of bacteria.
  • Xavier Soup: An Italian soup parmesan-and-parsley dumpings.
  • Xi Gua Lao: A watermelon-based jelly that is traditional in Beijing.
  • Xiaolongbao: A Chinese steamed bun with a pork filling.
  • Xidoufen: A Chinese pea flour soup flavored with Sichuan pepper oil, garlic, ginger, coriander and chili flakes.
  • Ximenia: The edible fruit of a wild African tree of the same name.
  • Xinomavro Grapes: A grape grown in Greece that is used to produce red wine.
  • Xnipec: A Mexican salsa made with tomatoes, cilantro, onions, habanero peppers and sour orange juice.
  • Xoconostle: A type of cactus fruit.
  • Xôi: A Vietnamese dish made of glutinous rice boiled with various ingredients such as pork or chicken.
  • Xuanwei ham: Chinese dry-cured ham.
  • Xylitol: A sugar substitute used as a sweetener.