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4364.0.55.007 - Australian Health Survey: Nutrition First Results – Foods and Nutrients, 2011-12  
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APPENDIX 1 : EXAMPLE FOODS IN MAJOR FOOD GROUPS



EXAMPLE FOODS IN MAJOR FOOD GROUPS

Major food groupExamples

Non-alcoholic beveragesTea, coffee, fruit juice, cordial, soft drink, water, electrolyte drink
Cereals and cereal productsBread, rice, noodles, pasta, breakfast cereal
Cereal based products and dishesSweet biscuits, savoury biscuits, cake, sweet pastry, savoury pastry, pizza, sandwiches, burgers
Fats and oilsButter, margarine, oils
Fish and seafood products and dishesFish, prawns, canned tuna, fish with pasta, fish with rice
Fruit products and dishesApples, pears, berries, oranges, peaches, bananas, melons, dried fruit, banana split, apple crumble
Egg products and dishesEggs, omelette, souffle, frittata
Meat, poultry and game products and dishesBeef, lamb, pork, veal, kangaroo, chicken, ham, dried meats, sausages, casseroles, curries
Milk products and dishesMilk, yoghurt, cream, cheese, ice cream, dairy desserts, cheesecake
Dairy & meat substitutesSoy beverages, almond milk, tofu, quorn, tofu stirfry
SoupCanned soup, homemade soup, dried soup mix
Seed and nut products and dishesPeanuts, peanut butter, pumpkin seeds, coconut milk
Savoury sauces and condimentsTomato sauce, chutney, salad dressings, mayonnaise, vinegar, dips
Vegetable products and dishesPotatoes, carrots, beans, tomato, corn, salads, potato bake
Legume and pulse products and dishesLentils, soy beans, chickpeas, kidney beans, falafel, dhal
Snack foodsPotato crisps, popcorn, corn chips, rice crisps, pretzels
Sugar products and dishesSugar, honey, jam, icing sugar, apple sauce, meringue
Confectionery and cereal/nut/fruit/seed barsChocolate, muesli bars, fruit bars, lollies, chewing gum
Alcoholic beveragesBeer, wine, spirits, cocktails, liqueurs
Special dietary foodsLiquid and powdered meal replacements, protein drinks and powders, oral supplement powder and beverages (excluding electrolyte drinks)
MiscellaneousYeast, salt, intense sweeteners, herbs, stock, essences, gelatine, spreadable yeast extract
Infant formulae and foodsToddler formula, rusks, infant cereals, infant fruit, infant custards, infant fruit juices
Dietary supplementsVitamins and mineral supplements, fish oil supplements, fibre supplements
Reptiles, amphibia and insectsCrocodile, turtle, goanna


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