Definition of 'peppery'
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They have a peppery taste and we sprinkle them over oysters. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It comes as sweet and peppery or as hot and spicy as you like. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The mixed peppery leaves make a great base for this sort of salad. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Serve with peppery leaves and a lemony dressing. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Serve on a bed of peppery mixed leaves. The Sun (2013)Perfect with peppery leaves to accompany something more substantial. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Just the ticket served with grilled asparagus or a peppery salad. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Cherry belle radishes can be sliced and added to salads for a peppery crunch. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Nice peppery flavour with caramel background. Thorsons Organic Wine Guide (1991)Add them to salads for a punchy, peppery taste and a splash of dazzling colour. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It began well, with a shot glass of peppery spiced tomato juice with celery. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I discovered by accident that its peppery flavour is complemented by coriander. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They like robust, peppery flavours. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The spindly leaves are peppery and enliven salads with other strong flavours, like that of blue cheese or a very fruity olive oil. Food Watch (1994)FYI Use sage to add a subtle peppery flavour to rich meats. The Sun (2011) Spicy, peppery wine, well crafted and with masses of fruit. Thorsons Organic Wine Guide (1991)Loads of fruit, rich peppery flavours, and good length. Thorsons Organic Wine Guide (1991)The peppery leaves (and flowers) can be harvested to use in mixed salads at any time. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Smaller is often better, as radishes become fibrous, less crisp and overly peppery as they grow. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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