Are you saying bruschetta right? 43 foods we commonly mispronounce

Behind the scenes at TODAY, our awesome segment producers are extra careful to prepare the anchors with how to properly pronounce everything from tricky guests names (Gyllenhaal, anyone?) to foods that require a full-on French accent.

Our anchors nail it pretty much every time, but since everyone can use a little extra help sometimes, we've created an A-Z guide of how to correctly say often mispronounced food words. See below for correct pronunciations, and watch the videos to see our staffers get schooled on the right way to say their favorite foods. Newsflash, even editors get these foods wrong sometimes!

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You're probably mispronouncing these 43 food names

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You're probably mispronouncing these 43 food names

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1. Açai ("ah-sigh-ee")

Recipe to try: Açai Bowl

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2. Agave ("ah-GAH-vee"; "ah-GAH-vay")

Recipe to try: Easiest Margarita Ever


3. Aglio e olio ("AH-lyoh ay AW-lyoh")

Recipe to try: Spaghetti Aglio e Olio (with garlic and oil)

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4. Aïoli ("ay-OH-lee"; "i-OH-lee")

Recipe to try: Burger with Garlic and Chile Aioli

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5. Anise ("AN-ihss")

Recipe to try: Lidia Bastianich's Anise Cookies


6. Arancini ("are-ahn-chee-nee")

Recipe to try: Arancini di Riso (Rice Balls)


7. Au jus ("oh-ZHOO")

Recipe to try: Prime Rib Roast with au Jus

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8. Boeuf Bourguignon ("BEUF boor-gee-NYON")

Recipe to try: Crock-Pot Beef Bourguignon

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9. Bouillabaisse ("BOOL-yuh-BAYZ"; "BOOL-yuh-BEHZ")

Recipe to try: Bouillabaisse with Garlic Croutons

Erin Clarke

10. Bruschetta ("broo-SKEH-tah")

Recipe to try: Bacon Avocado Bruschetta

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11. Caramel ("KEHR-ah-mehl"; "KAR-ah-mehl")

Recipe to try: Sea Salt Caramel Chocolate Chip Cookies


12. Charcuterie ("shahr-KOO-tuhr-ee"; "shar-koo-tuhr-EE")

Recipe to try: Pizza Rustica with Salami, Ham, Pepperoni and Prosciutto


13. Chipotle ("chih-POHT-lay")

Recipe to try: Smoky Chipotle Chicken

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14. Ciabatta ("cha-bada")

Recipe to try: Giada DeLaurentiis's Lemon Pesto Shrimp Roll on Ciabatta

Samantha Okazaki

15. Coq au Vin ("kohk-oh-VAHN"; "kohk-oh-VAHN")

Recipe to try: Coq au Vin

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16. Croissant ("kwah-SAHN"; "KWAH-sawn"; "kruh-SAHNT")

Recipe to try: Homemade Cronuts

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17. Crudités ("kroo-dee-TAY")

Recipe to try: Crudités with Lemon-Parsley Tahini Dip


18. Edamame ("eh-dah-MAH-meh")

Recipe to try: Edamame Guacamole


19. Endive ("EN-dyv";"AHN-deev";"ahn-DEEV")

Recipe to try: Giada's Tricolore Salad

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20. Espresso ("ehs-PREHS-oh")

Recipe to try: Al Roker's Favorite Espresso Barbecue Sauce

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21. Etouffée ("ay-too-FAY")

Recipe to try: Hearty Cajun Étouffée

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22. Gnocchi ("NYOH-kee"; "NOH-kee")

Recipe to try: Ricotta Gnocchi with Herbs

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23. Gyro ("YEE-roh")

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24. Halloumi ("hah-loo-me")

Recipe to try: Seared Halloumi Cheese

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25. Hummus ("HOOM-uhs")

Recipe to try: Sam Kass's 5-Minute Hummus


26. Jicama ("HEE-kah-mah")

Recipe to try: Zucchini, Jicama and Apple Salad

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27. Macaron ("mak-uh-RUH")

Recipe to try: Martha Stewart's French Almond Macarons

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28. Mascarpone ("mas-kar-POH-nay; mas-kahr-POH-nay")

Recipe to try: Giada's Mascarpone and Lemon Gnocchi (Editor's note: this one's a double-whammy)


29. Matcha ("MAH-tchah")

Related: How to Cook with Matcha

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30. Muffuletta ("moof-fuh-LEHT-tuh")

Recipe to try: Muffuletta

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31. Nutella ("new-tell-uh")

Recipe to try: Nigella Lawson's Nutella Brownies

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32. Parfait ("pahr-FAY")

Recipe to try: Tiramisu Parfaits


33. Pho ("fuh")

Recipe to try: Pork Pho with Carrot Vermicelli and Herbed Peanut Candy


34. Prix-Fixe ("pree-feeks")

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35. Prosciutto ("pro-shoot-oh")

Recipe to try: Phyllo and Prosciutto Asparagus Cigars

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36. Quinoa ("KEEN-wah")

Recipe to try: Easy Beet and Quinoa Salad


37. Radicchio ("rah-dee-kee-oh")

Recipe to try: Cauliflower Rice With Radicchio, Dates And Feta


38. Sherbet ("SHER-biht")

Recipe to try: Alice Water's Strawberry Sherbet


39. Turmeric ("TER-muh-rihk")

Related: How to Cook with Turmeric

Maggie Shi

40. Tzatziki ("dzah-DZEE-kee")

Recipe to try: Classic Greek Tzatziki


41. Vichyssoise ("vihsh-ee-SWAHZ";"VEE-she-swahz")

Recipe to try: Mark Bittman's Vichyssoise

Casey Barber

42. Worcestershire ("WOOS-tuhr-shuhr"; "WOOS-tuhr-sheer")

Recipe to try: Homemade In-N-Out Burger Copycat


43. Xiao Long Bao ("shao-long-bow") aka Soup Dumplings

Recipe to try: Fried Pork and Chive Dumplings

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Which mispronounced food words do you think should be added to this list? Tell us in the comments below.