Help support XWord Info

Donation Amount

XWord Info is only possible when people like you choose to support it through donations.

Consider giving $10, $20, or more so this site can continue to provide in-depth analysis of NYT puzzles. Thank you!

Donate any amount and get full access to XWord Info for a year.

Find clues or match patterns

See all the clues for any answer word,
or all answers that match a specified pattern

Pattern matching options:
Sort items:
Answer length:
length enforced when pattern includes *
Enter a word or pattern:

73 Results for MELBA

26 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Saturday, September 18, 201022A___ sauce (sugary purée)Natan Last, Brown University '12
Monday, October 12, 200922APeach ___ (dessert) (2)Richard Chisholm
Wednesday, October 24, 20073DNellie of operaPatrick Blindauer
Tuesday, March 27, 200739ADame Nellie ___Lucy Gardner Anderson
Sunday, July 16, 200612DPeach ___ (7)Ashish Vengsarkar
Monday, April 25, 20055APeach ___ (dessert) (2)Alison Donald
Thursday, October 28, 200410APeach ___ (7)Richard Chisholm
Wednesday, January 28, 200415AKind of toast (4)Jim Hyres
Saturday, September 28, 200226DSoprano NellieRaymond Hamel
Sunday, March 24, 200292APeach ___ (7)Con Pederson
Monday, February 18, 200239A___ toastPhilip Lew
Monday, December 24, 20017DPeach ___ (7)Nancy Salomon and Marjorie Berg
Tuesday, October 23, 200132DKind of toast (4)Leonard Williams
Monday, October 15, 200149DPeach follower, toast precederHolden Baker
Wednesday, February 7, 200121AThin toastKent Lorentzen
Friday, September 8, 200031DSinger MooreMartin Ashwood-Smith
Monday, August 28, 200040ATony-winner MooreRichard Hughes
Wednesday, May 24, 20001DKind of toast (4)Chuck Deodene
Thursday, December 2, 199933DKind of toast (4)Mel Taub
Sunday, October 31, 199925D"Melodies and Memories" autobiographerFrank Longo
Thursday, August 7, 19975DToast at mealtimeMark Diehl
Monday, January 20, 199749DOpera star NellieS. Spadaccini
Wednesday, May 15, 199628DPeach___ (7)A.J. Santora
Wednesday, March 6, 199623DOpera's Dame NellieN. S. Ross
Sunday, November 19, 1995106DPeach _____ (7)Cathy Millhauser
Monday, September 18, 199526DPeach _____ (7)Alan Arbesfeld

47 results for MELBA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, February 25, 19934DSoprano to be toasted?Ronald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Monday, July 9, 199029DPeach ___, a dessertEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wednesday, December 6, 19899DToast for Moore?PageMaleska
Thursday, March 16, 198932DKind of toastBetty JorgensenMaleska
Friday, January 8, 198868AMemorable sopranoKay SullivanMaleska
Wednesday, October 29, 198615AA peach of a singerColeburnMaleska
Friday, October 3, 198649ASinging NellieLois SidwayMaleska
Tuesday, April 15, 198627DSinger ___ MooreNorma SteinbergMaleska
Thursday, April 18, 198566AType of toastEli WesoffMaleska
Saturday, June 11, 198349ADame NellieJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Sunday, July 5, 198175AToast or MooreJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Wednesday, March 7, 19799AKind of toastA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thursday, February 9, 197828DToast for Dame NellieAnn JenkinsMaleska
Saturday, August 17, 197419AOpera's NellieDavid CrosattoWeng
Wednesday, October 24, 197326DWord with toast or peachUnknownWeng
Thursday, December 14, 197210DNellie's toastUnknownWeng
Wednesday, May 31, 197212DKind of toastUnknownWeng
Friday, April 21, 197218AKind of toastUnknownWeng
Saturday, February 19, 197222APeach ___UnknownWeng
Thursday, December 9, 197141ADessert sauceUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 9, 19673DPeche ___.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thursday, June 1, 196742AFamous soprano.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Wednesday, January 25, 196718DDame Nellie.Louise EarnestFarrar
Tuesday, March 30, 19651ALady of the toast.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, October 29, 196446DMemorable diva.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 22, 196418DFormer great soprano.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 2, 196362ALady of the toast.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, June 3, 196232ADame Nellie.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Monday, April 30, 196215AAustralian soprano.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tuesday, April 3, 19621DPeach ___.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, December 13, 196152DKind of toast.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 10, 196084DMemorable singer.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, November 23, 1958124DDame Nellie.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Friday, November 21, 195814AOpera star from Melbourne.Harold T. BersFarrar
Friday, November 2, 195650DPeach ___.Alice SkodzusFarrar
Tuesday, July 3, 19568DFormer noted soprano.Walt ClarkFarrar
Tuesday, June 5, 19561DFamous name in opera.Walt ClarkFarrar
Saturday, August 13, 19558DType of toast.UnknownFarrar
Monday, June 13, 195527DType of toast.Fred C. JaschobFarrar
Sunday, October 4, 1953106DKind of toast.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thursday, August 20, 195354ARole for Patrice Munsel.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 12, 19521AA dessert is named for this singer.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, July 11, 19511DSoprano remembered on the menu.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 2, 195134DKind of toast.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 9, 194790DNellie ___, former Met soprano.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sunday, March 2, 19476DNellie Armstrong (1859–1931).Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sunday, January 7, 194535DStage name of Helen Porter Mitchell (1861–1931).Lester KeeneFarrar