So, the game of guessing foods starting with a certain alphabet continues, and the letter N is in the spotlight this time. And if you are stuck after naming noodles and nuts, we are here to provide you with a complete list of 25 foods that start with N. Want some inspiration? N has a lot of foods and recipes to offer; you can never say never to!

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1.   Nutella Cookies

Can’t decide between a brownie and a cookie? Try these mouthwatering Nutella cookies, which are a perfect combination of gooey chocolate chips and nutty hazelnuts. Each cookie is only 3 Weight Watchers points, so you don’t have to feel guilty about indulging in a little late-night treat to satisfy your sweet tooth. Swap cookie butter for peanut butter to make them even more addictive. You won’t be able to resist having just one more!

2. Nuts

Are you looking for a quick and healthy snack that satisfies cravings while providing essential nutrients? Look no further than nuts! These tiny powerhouses pack a punch with their high fiber, vitamins, minerals, protein, antioxidants, and healthy fats. Whether you prefer walnuts, hazelnuts, or peanuts, they are the perfect on-the-go choice. Plus, by choosing nuts over sugary or fatty snacks, you’ll stay energized for hours, ultimately leading to healthy weight management.

3. Noodle Soup

With minimal ingredients, this super healthy and vegan noodle soup is so easy and quick to make in less than 20 minutes. It’s the perfect comfort food recipe for winter, especially when you are feeling under the weather. Noodles are a staple in Asian cuisine, and when added to soups, a winning appetizer comes into existence. While it might seem simple, it’s delicious, soothing, and really hits the spot.

4. Nectarine Salsa

This sweet and spicy nectarine salsa uses seasonal nectarines and tomatoes. Tossed with zesty lime juice and a touch of honey, this salsa is perfect for dipping tortilla chips, topping grilled meats, or adding flavor to tacos and quesadillas. Nectarines are native to the United States, South Africa, and Australia and have smooth skin. If you can’t find them, use peach instead.

5. Nachos

Imagine a big platter overflowing with crunchy tortilla chips with layers of savory Mexican fixings – spiced meat, avocado chunks, melted cheese, beans, pickled jalapenos, salsa, and the list goes on! Whether you’re hosting a party or having a movie night, these finger-licking snacks are bound to please. No matter how big a batch you make, they’ll disappear in minutes.

6. Nori Wraps

Discover the wonders of Nori wraps, the thin, paper-like sheets made from edible seaweed called nori. A staple in Japanese cuisine, Nori wraps are often used to wrap around ingredients like rice, vegetables, and fish to create sushi rolls. With their slightly salty and umami flavor, they offer a delicious and healthy option for adding flavor and texture to meals. Nori wraps are low in calories and rich in nutrients, including vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants.

7. Nougat

Imagine biting into a soft, fluffy mixture of beaten egg whites, vanilla essence, and sugar or honey wrapped around chunks of nuts or melted chocolate. Originating from the Middle East, nougat is a simple yet extremely delicious confection known for its chewy texture. This bite-sized snack is highly customizable, which means you can tailor it to your preferences. Swap out hazelnuts for almonds and pistachios or add dried fruit and chocolate chips for added texture and flavor.

8. Navel Orange And Kale Salad

Looking to add more greens to your diet without sacrificing flavor? Look no further! Imagine the juicy sweetness of a Navel Orange paired with the earthiness of kale, while the crunch of salted almonds adds a satisfying contrast. Mouthwatering, right? This Navel Orange and Kale Salad is the queen of summer salads, with a perfect balance of light and refreshing, making it the ultimate summer BBQ companion.

9. Navy Bean Soup with Ham

Packed with tender navy beans and savory ham, this Navy Bean Soup is the ultimate comfort food. A touch of onion and garlic is enough to make the flavors of ham and navy beans shine, but of course, you are welcome to add in some carrots, celery, or kale for an extra burst of nutrition. When served with a loaf of crusty bread for lunch or dinner, it’s a match made in heaven.

10. Nashi Pear Puds

Nashi Pear Puds is a delectable dessert featuring slices of nashi pears nestled atop a caramel base, baked to perfection in individual servings. With a moist and juicy texture, thanks to nashi pear or apple pear infused with vanilla and brown sugar, these bite-sized puddings are addictively delicious. Serve warm with a drizzle of caramel sauce and a scoop of ice cream for the ultimate indulgence.

11. Nutmeg Ginger Apple Snaps

Calling all cookie monsters to indulge in fall flavors with these nutmeg ginger apple snaps. This spiced cookie is generously topped with a juicy apple slice and sprinkled with sparkly sugar, making every bite irresistible. The sweetness of the apples balances the subtle heat of ginger and the earthy richness of nutmeg, while the addition of cake sparkles adds a touch of whimsical elegance, making these cookies a feast for the eyes and palate.

12. Natto

Made from fermented soybeans, Natto is a popular breakfast food in Japan, often enjoyed with rice soy sauce and chopped scallions. It’s packed with protein, vitamins, and minerals, making it a healthy choice for many foodies out there. However, the spoiler alert is that Natto has a distinct and strong smell often described as pungent, intensely earthy, and cheesy, which makes it unpalatable for some people.

13. Napa Cabbage Salad with Toasted Almonds

Satisfying yet light on the stomach, this Napa Cabbage Salad will be welcomed with open arms on your next picnic or potluck. The Napa cabbage provides a refreshing crunch, while the toasted almonds add richness. Tossed in a tangy dressing featuring rice vinegar, olive oil, ginger, and soy sauce, every bite is a nutrition bomb without lacking flavor. Plus, with optional add-ins like green onions and dried cherries or blueberries, you can customize this salad to suit your preferences.

14. Neapolitan Ice Cream

It’s no ordinary ice cream – it’s a magical treat that stirs up nostalgic memories and brings a smile to your face. With its three distinct layers of decadent chocolate, creamy vanilla, and fruity strawberry, every spoonful is a flavor explosion in your mouth. And the best part? You can tweak this homemade recipe to your liking and use fresh, high-quality ingredients to create a personalized version of this whimsical dessert.

15. Nigella Seed Cake

This (Nigella) Seed Cake is proof that you don’t always need a long list of fancy ingredients to create something that looks and tastes like it’s from a gourmet bakery. It’s the subtle nuttiness of the ground cashews that adds a delicate richness to the cake, while the earthy aroma of nigella seeds adds depth to its flavor. The hint of sweetness from Demerara sugar balances the overall taste. Pair this black seed cake with a cup of coffee, and you will be obsessed with the duo.

16. Natal Plum Jam

This tropical-flavored homemade preserve is an excellent way to add exotic flair to your breakfast and dessert spreads. Made with fresh plums, apple juice, lemon juice, pectin, and sugar, this Natal Plum jam strikes the perfect balance between sweet and tangy. And here’s a kicker: You don’t have to deseed OR peel the plums! Just wash well, and they’re ready to go.

17. Naan Bread

Made with just two basic ingredients – self-rising flour and sour cream – this chewy and flavorful naan bread adds Indian charm to any dinner spread. Whether you’re serving beef curry, butter chicken, or soup, this flatbread is the accompaniment. You’ll absolutely love how it soaks up the flavors of the dishes you serve it with.

18. Nasi Goreng

This traditional Indonesian delight is a perfect blend of cooked rice, spicy chili peppers, shallots, garlic, soy sauce, sweet soy sauce (kecap manis), and shrimp paste. These ingredients are stir-fried together in a pan or wok to create a caramelized and flavorful rice dish that’s hard to resist. Garnished with sliced cucumber and tomato, Nasi Goreng is served with chicken or seafood for a satisfying meal.

19. New England Clam Chowder

Indulge in the ultimate comfort food with this hearty New England clam chowder. This hearty soup is a perfect blend of succulent clams, smoky bacon, and tender potatoes that will leave you feeling cozy and satisfied. You won’t resist the delicious flavors and textures that make this chowder an absolute crowd-pleaser.

20. Neeps & Tatties

Neeps & Tatties is a classic Scottish comfort food. It’s a creamy mash of swede (or rutabaga) and potatoes, seasoned to perfection with sea salt, white pepper, and a knob of butter. With its perfect balance of sweetness and earthiness, it’s sure to warm you up on a chilly day.

21. New Zealand Spinach Gratin

This mouthwatering vegetarian dish from “Middle Earth” combines the freshness of New Zealand spinach with the savory goodness of champignons and the creaminess of soya cream. And let’s not forget about the golden-brown mozzarella crust that tops it all off! Only 5 simple ingredients are needed to create this nutritional bomb in the oven. Perfect for a cozy night in or a dinner party with friends, this gratin will impress even the most discerning palates.

22. Nantua Sauce

This Nantua sauce is a true masterpiece of French cuisine. The rich texture and intricate blend of flavors, from the buttery béchamel sauce to the savory crawfish and aromatic vegetables, will take your taste buds on a journey of pure delight. With a hint of Creole seasoning to add excitement, each bite is an experience to savor. Easy to prepare yet impressive in taste, it elevates any meal, whether served over rice or alongside your favorite protein.

23. Normandy Apple Tart

Indulge in the decadent flavors of this Normandy Apple Tart, a timeless French dessert that embodies the perfect harmony of sweetness and creaminess. With its flaky, buttery crust and luscious Calvados-spiked filling bursting with juicy apple slices, each bite is a heavenly experience. Whether you choose to enjoy it warm with a dusting of powdered sugar or a dollop of whipped cream, these Norman tarts are sure to delight your senses and make your fall or winter gatherings even more memorable.

24. Natillas de Leche (Spanish Custard)

Natillas de Leche is a classic Spanish dessert that deserves a spot in your culinary repertoire. What makes Natillas, this Spanish custard, truly stand out is its rich and creamy consistency, achieved without heavy creams or excessive sugar. Whole milk, egg yolks, and cornstarch create a luxurious texture, while the infusion of lemon zest and cinnamon adds a subtle yet refreshing flavor profile that elevates this dessert to a whole new level of deliciousness.

25. Nduja Meatballs

Amp up your meatball game with spicy nduja sausage. Picture this: succulent pork mince mingling with fiery ‘nduja, kissed by the sweetness of caramelized onions and the tang of ripe tomatoes. What makes ‘Nduja Meatballs truly exceptional is the perfect combination of these unique ingredients that seamlessly blend to create an unforgettable explosion of flavors.

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