Examples of tangy in a Sentence
a tangy sauce with a strong aftertaste
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Closely related to peaches, nectarines are bred to be smooth skinned and have a more assertive, tangy flavor and firmer flesh.
Where once growers planted in the warmer spots of Mendoza, the large and best-known region, producers have steadily moved into the Uco Valley, often higher in elevation and cooler, increasing that tangy, even slightly tart character.
The Pad Thai with minced portk and shrimp hits every flavor note — sweet, tangy, acidic, salty, umami.
The original sauce, a smoky, tangy recipe that comes in mild and hot, is made with chili peppers, vinegar, brown sugar, and spices.
The tenders are served with a choice of six traditional sauces (hot mustard, sweet and sour, ranch, Buffalo, barbecue and habanero ranch) and two new ones (a spicy sriracha and a sweet and tangy signature sauce).
Makes 4 servings This has all the bright, crunchy freshness of a traditional fattoush, plus a little something more (thanks to the kiss of smoke on half the vegetables, along with a smear of salty, tangy labne).
Thai beer, iced tea, or Riesling, to pair with garlicky, spicy, tangy sweet flavor combinations.
The wood smoke mixed with the beach smells to make a tangy perfume.
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First Known Use of tangy
Synonymsnippy, pungent, strong, sharp
Antonymsbland, mild, smooth
Related Wordsacid, acidic; acrid, bitter, harsh; gingery, hot, peppery, piquant, spicy, tart, zesty, zingy; putrid, rancid, rank, skunky; acute, keen; animating, energizing, exciting, galvanizing, invigorating, provocative; appetizing, delectable, delicious, palatable, toothsome; flavorful, savory (also savoury), tasty; aromatic, redolent
Near Antonymsaged, mellow, ripe; gentle, soft; flat, flavorless, insipid; savorless, tasteless, zestless; dilute, thin, watery, weak
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