How to Say the Names of Commonly Mispronounced Foods

  1. Açai
    "ah-sigh-ee"
  2. Agave
    "ah-GAH-vee"; "ah-GAH-vay"
  3. Anise
    "AN-ihss"
  4. Au jus
    "oh-ZHOO"
  5. Boeuf Bourguignon
    "BEUF boor-gee-NYON"
  6. Bruschetta
    "broo-SKEH-tah"
  7. Charcuterie
    "shahr-KOO-tuhr-ee"; "shar-koo-tuhr-EE"
  8. Ciabatta
    "cha-bada"
  9. Coq au Vin
    "kohk-oh-VAHN"; "kohk-oh-VAHN"
  10. Gnocchi
    "NYOH-kee"; "NOH-kee"
  11. Gyro
    "YEE-roh"
  12. Macaron
    "mak-uh-RUH"
  13. Mascarpone
    "mas-kar-POH-nay; mas-kahr-POH-nay"
  14. Nutella
    "new-tell-uh"
  15. Pho
    "fuh"
  16. Prix-Fixe
    "pree-feeks"
  17. Prosciutto
    "pro-shoot-oh"
  18. Quinoa
    "KEEN-wah"
  19. Sherbet
    "SHER-biht"
  20. Worcestershire
    "WOOS-tuhr-shuhr"; "WOOS-tuhr-sheer"
  21. Xiao Long Bao (aka soup dumplings)
    "shao-long-bow"