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affecting the organs of taste or smell with a strong and often harsh sensation

bordering on indelicacy or impropriety

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having an agreeably pungent taste

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producing a burning sensation on the taste nerves

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suggestive of sexual impropriety

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Unfortunately many were disappointed when their taste buds weren't on fire with some claiming they were like normal nuggets with a spicy dip.
HUNDREDS of hungry McDonald's fans spent hours queuing for a taste of the brand new Spicy McNuggets.
Hundreds of people queued for hours to get the first taste of McDonald's new spicy nuggets - and they're not even on sale yet.
McDonald's famous chicken nuggets are to get a hot twist as the fast food chain prepares to launch a spicy version - which come with a tabasco sauce dip.
On the menu at Graze Kitchen Chili Pan Pizza, Chili and Coriander infused Prawn Rice Paper Roll with Chili and Soya Dressing, Melted Cheesy Chili Con Carne on Fried Spicy Potato Wedges, Guacamole, Tomato and Chili Sauce, Sour Cream, and Chili Dip and end it with a Chocolate Raspberry Espresso Chili Mousse.
The Spicy Mazesoba contains spicy minced pork, minced raw garlic, nori, an avalanche of chopped green onions, and a perfectly runny egg.
Kim Sun-oh, 25, enjoys eating spicy food whenever she feels stressed out.
On Friday, Chinese toothpaste maker Leng Suan Ling paired up with hot pot chain Xiao Long Kan to release limited-edition spicy hot pot flavored toothpaste online, reported the Chongqing Morning Post.
Summary: Washington DC [USA], May 11 (ANI): Researchers discovered that an electronic tongue, or e-tongue, is more effective and accurate in taste-testing spicy foods than sensitive human taste buds.
The flavourful Spicy Wings Flavour is Doritos' newest invention that will see the brand launched into the meaty flavour segment, thereby pushing the envelope of corn snacking.
The Spicy-Sweet Millet Tots are delicious by themselves, with a smooth texture and a spicy kick.
Goodfella's, the fastest growing frozen pizza brand, is expanding its vegan range with the introduction a Spicy Vegetable Salsa variant (MRSP [pounds sterling]2.50).
Guests can expect sushi plates on the belt ranging from $1.50 - $4.00 with classics like California and spicy tuna to one-of-a-kind creations like the The Kraken (fried squid legs, lemon, cucumber, pickled red onion, bibb lettuce, kaiware sprouts, spicy mayo, topped with gremolata) and the Pineapple Express (tempura, unagi, cucumber, garlic mayo, kaiware sprouts, topped with tuna, spicy pineapple glaze, sweet soy, bubu arare and scallions).
The Spicy Chicken range also introduces Spicy Chicken McNuggets for a limited time, made with marinated chicken, breaded and coated with a tempura mixed with chili and parsley flakes.
Jack 'n Jill Piattos brings an exciting way to enjoy snack time with its new flavor, Spicy Seafood.