adjective, tang·i·er, tang·i·est.
- tanguy, yves,
- tanimbar islands,
Origin of tangy
Examples from the Web for tangy
In Turkey, it goes by the name iskembe corbasi and has a tangy vinegar or lemon base.
In the Amazon rainforest, lemon ants are said to have a tangy flavor.Cicadas, Grasshoppers, Locusts, Ants Among the Tastiest Insects|Nina Strochlic|May 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Her humor was New York humor, layered and tangy with irony; chewy and Jewish and deadpan and literate.Remembering Nora Ephron as Our Dorothy Parker, but More|Stephen Schiff|June 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The sorbet was tangy and was a tad tart while in the main course the pepper in the yam croquette brought it to life.
This bruschetta, topped with squid, tangy goat cheese, fragrant mint, and sweet roasted garlic, is a meal on toast.
Medium, semihard and tangy, also used for slicing until nine months old.
Made from milk of goats that still overrun the original Goat Island, and tangy as a buck.
A clean, tangy odor filled the cabin as it began functioning.
Time flew apace, and when they came down the hill again from Tangy Point the sky was golden with sunset.The Head Girl at the Gables|Angela Brazil
I drank the thin, tangy juice in one breath and sank back into a deep sleep again.The Test Colony|Winston Marks