salty


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

salty dog

A sailor, especially a man, who is older and/or has had a lot of experience on the seas. The bar was packed with old salty dogs who'd travelled all across the world, sharing stories of their adventures.
See also: dog, salty

salty

n. expensive; [of a price] falsely bid up. That price is a little salty. Is that the best you can do?
References in periodicals archive ?
uk), left, has blanched almond notes riding on the supple round fruit with similar nutty nuances and a lovely salty tanginess on the long, fresh finish.
The Salty Dog Gastropub's menu will not only satisfy comfort food cravings but also offer guests new pub food flavors and tastes perfectly paired with a craft beer or fine whiskey.
An alternative from Bodegas Barbadillo in the coastal town of Sanlucar de Barrameda, the family-owned winery also produce Tesco Finest Manzanilla Sherry (PS6, 50cl, Tesco) which is bright and balanced with round fruit notes and salty, tangy aromas ending with a lovely, salty kick on the dry finish.
Group B: R George 6-5, Red Lion 6-4, Erimus A 6-4, Salty C 6-3, A Tree 6-2 Linthorpe 6-0.
Jonathan Paige works at the Kelley Square Liquor Store across the street from the Salty Dog.
A little pinch here and there soon adds up to an extra burden on your heart and body, so become salt-aware, shake off those salty habits at home and demand a lesser salt load when eating out.
Despite this decline, the salty snacks market in Egypt has attracted new investors even after the revolution, with five new brands entering the field in 2011 supported by heavy media support.
Most wines will taste sour and tannic when served with a sweet dessert, which is why ports, sauternes and Pedro Ximenez sherries are reliable suggestions for the end of the meal, or with extremely fatty and salty cheese, like Roquefort or other intense blue cheeses.
In the past, there have been efforts to reduce salt levels in food while keeping the intensity of salty tastes.
QGC Managing Director Catherine Tanna says the water is salty and would otherwise not be used.
A simple but delicious baked dessert served warm with vanilla ice cream and topped with a memorable salty and sweet caramel sauce.
A No, you need to be very careful with salty foods but there are plenty of other bits you can give them.
SALTY SWEETS: DELECTABLE DESSERTS AND TEMPTING TREATS WITH A SUBLIME KISS OF SALT demonstrates how salt helps balance and heighten sweets, and packs in recipes for cookies, cakes and candies that combine salt and sweet in the only cookbook to explore this area.
CAVERNS of liquid salty water which could provide a home for extra-terrestrial life may lie beneath the icy surface of one of Saturn's moons, scientists believe.
One sticky toffee pudding from pub chain JD Wetherspoon was as salty as two rashers of bacon, according to the study by pressure group Consensus Action on Salt and Health.