Topics are tagged "What foods are high in uric acid?" when they include mentions of uric acid or purines in foods. This is a very common questions, usually asked about a specific food. For the best information see Foods High in Uric Acid – a Surprising Myth . That explains why you do not need to worry about uric acid in most foods, and it also links to a list of purine-rich foods that might affect gout sufferers.