They have a spicy flavor I find refreshing.
It is a colourless oil boiling at 247° C., and having a spicy odour.
She lapped once with the tip of her tongue, tasting both the metallic, spicy blood and her tears.
The violent exercise of hunting, in supper-parties with his intimates, and in spicy indiscretions.
She breathed deeply of his spicy, virile smell, comforted by it.
He held her against him, his dark, spicy-sweet scent seizing her senses.
Gariofilum), corrupted from the Latin Caryophyllum, and referring to the spicy odour of the flower, which seems to have been used in flavouring wine and other liquors to replace the more costly clove of India.
It smelled sweet and spicy, a scent that always reminded him of pecan pie.
The use made of the flowers to impart a spicy flavour to ale and wine is alluded to by Chaucer, who writes: "And many a clove gilofre To put in ale"; also by Spenser, who refers to them by the name of sops in wine, which was applied in consequence of their being steeped in the liquor.
"That there's some pretty spicy material for the boy," Fred cautioned.
She groaned at tasting him; he was as sweetly spicy as he smelled.