Posted: Aug 13, 2014 10:00 AM
Give your sweet baby a delicious name inspired by fabulous foods.
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10 Sugary sweet baby names

Your baby's name can be as sweet as she is with one of these dessert-inspired names:

  • Brownie
  • Cookie
  • Candy
  • Chiffon
  • Chip
  • Divinity
  • Éclair
  • Napoleon
  • Sugar
  • Suzette

10 Spicy baby names

When you really think about it, there are a lot of names that have been inspired by spicy foods:

  • Basil
  • Cayenne
  • Chervil
  • Cinnamon
  • Ginger
  • Herb
  • Poppy
  • Rosemary
  • Sage
  • Salsa

10 High-carb baby names

Satisfy your cravings for bread and pasta with a delightful name in their honor:

  • Broa
  • Campanelle
  • Focaccia
  • Gigli
  • Mac
  • Mafalda
  • Muffin
  • Risi
  • Rye
  • Trenne

10 Baby names you can drink

What's your pleasure? Coffee? Tea? Wine? Or something a little stronger? Drinks are often named after people, so there's no reason why you can't name your little person after a drink:

  • Brandy
  • Collins
  • Corona
  • Gin
  • Martini
  • Samuel Adams
  • Sherry
  • Tequila Sunrise
  • Toddy
  • Vino

10 Baby names for fruit lovers

Gwyneth Paltrow knew what she was doing when she named her baby Apple. It's a sweet, simple name that's as pure as its delicious inspiration, just like these:

  • Berry
  • Cerese
  • Cherry
  • Clementine
  • Huckleberry
  • Kiwi
  • Lychee
  • Olive
  • Pomona
  • Tangerine

10 Not-so-cheesy baby names

Americans love cheese as an appetizer, Brits love it as an after-dinner treat. Whenever you enjoy your cheese, you'll find you love it even more when your baby is named after it:

  • Amablu
  • Brie
  • Chance
  • Colby Jack
  • Edam
  • Friulano
  • Gala
  • Gouda
  • Queso
  • Swiss

10 Fast food baby names

Not everyone is into fancy gourmet-style meals. If your meal of choice can be had at the drive-thru, then you'll appreciate the baby name inspiration provided by these fast food eateries:

  • Arby's
  • Brioche Doree
  • Chuck E. Cheese's
  • Dave & Buster's
  • Denny's
  • Domino's Pizza
  • Jack in the Box
  • Red Robin
  • Roy Rogers
  • Wendy's

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