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Number of food words from this list per century.


1818 Schnaps

40 Neroli

500 Chicken Butter Milk Lamb Hazelnut Leek Pig Hare Sheep Duck Goose Dill Barley Fenugreek Rye Spelt Pear Radish Fennel Cumin Garlic Wheat Frog Calf Mussel Herring Crab Cassia Whelk Shad Bread Lobster Trout Eel Beans Yeast Honey Salt Water Strawberry Wine Polenta Mead Ale Beer Snail Chervil Cowslip Hawthorn Strawberries Mugwort Yarrow Hyssop Myrrh

800 Mint

1125 Blackberry Onion

1175 Partridge

1200 Flour Saffron Olive Liquorice

1225 Fig Ostrich Salmon

1250 Grape Rice Borage Lentil

1275 Sugar Cider Pheasant Mutton Ginger

1300 Anise Mallard Peacock Venison Nutmeg Kale Peas Orange Mustard Date Maple Pomegranate Pork Beef Watercress Sumac Lard Cherries Turbot Sprat Lamprey Mackerel Sturgeon Hake Perch Gum arabic Kale Caraway Anise Sage Lettuce Almond Lavender

1325 Pike Crayfish Gurnard Vetch Quince Shrimp Oyster Vinegar

1340 Apple

1350 Cheese Sauce Cod Spikenard Loach Egg Medlar

1375 Marjoram Quail Pigeon Veal Cardamom Haddock Carp Bream

1400 Peach Spinach Melon Cucumber Rape Chickweed Rosemary Chive Elderberries Parsley Elderberry Citron Scallop Thyme Sorrel Lupine Tamarind Lemon Asparagus Junniper Savory Wormwood Cinnamon Rhubarb Myrtle

1425 Gudgeon Prawn Basil Sardine Mineralwater Coriander Dandelion Sesame

1450 Chicory Mushroom Cabbage Hop Steak Cabbage Sausage Flax

1475 Swordfish

1482 Absinthe

1500 Rue Endive Currant Curd

1510 Scone

1520 Tuna

1530 Turnip Parsnip Tarragon Goosberries Carrot Artichoke Turmeric

1540 Turkey Madeira Buckwheat

1550 Parmesan Cacao Apricot Maize Yucca

1560 Cassava Sweet potato Calamari Manioc Oats Chestnut

1570 Champignon Jasmine

1580 Yam Mango

1590 Truffle Papaya Banana Cauliflower Bamboo Horseradish Potato Macaroni Pistachio Sunflower

1600 Walnut Chive Pollock Corn Coffee Custard Couscous Sherry

1610 Cardoon Catfish Squid Persimmon Coconut

1619 Port

1620 Raspberries Yoghurt Raspberry Allspice Quinoa

1630 Sauerkraut Ham Pea Lime

1640 Cranberries Pumpkin Tapioca

1650 Brandy

1660 Champagne Gherkin Vanilla Scallion Shallot Chili Capsicum Huckleberries Celery Pineapple Cheddar

1670 Soy Okra Morel

1680 Curry

1690 Broccoli Ginseng Arrowroot Kumquat Tortilla

1703 Cashew

1707 Cocoa

1710 Salsify

1711 Ketchup

1712 Pecan Chickpea

1713 Gelatin

1715 Whiskey

1725 Caramel

1727 Miso

1736 Stilton

1744 Ice cream

1753 Tomato

1758 Octopus

1763 Avocado

1767 Eggplant

1769 Taro

1771 Mandarin Oregano

1775 Blueberries

1780 Plum

1794 Aubergine

1801 Meatball

1802 Gruyere Wodka

1807 Kohlrabi Peanut

1814 Grapefruit

1815 Mayonaise

1818 Foie gras

1820 Tangerine

1845 Alfalfa

1846 Chorizo

1849 Tilapia

1850 Curcuma

1852 Salami

1867 Hijiki

1873 Margarine

1874 Pasta

1875 Cointreau

1876 Tofu Tabasco

1877 Ricotta Tournedos Shiitake

1884 Hamburger

1886 Coca cola

1891 Gnocchi Martini

1893 Loganberries

1896 Paprika

1901 Marzipan

1902 Pepsi

1903 French fries Wasabi

1904 Macadamia

1907 Cilantro

1908 Emmer Durum

1911 Prosciutto Mozzarella

1917 Marlin

1920 Cola

1926 Clementine

1929 Zucchini

1934 Noodles

1945 Amaretto

1948 Cappuccino

1951 Pita

1955 Hummus

1957 Big mac

1966 Kiwi

1969 Mountain berry

1978 Canola

Early but no date given Wraps