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29 Results for RIPENS

4 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context.

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, August 27, 201510DGets juicier, sayJoon Pahk
Saturday, April 14, 200725AChanges color, maybeSherry O. Blackard
Wednesday, January 17, 200713ATurns red, perhapsNancy Kavanaugh
Monday, September 14, 199845DMaturesGregory E. Paul

25 results for RIPENS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sunday, November 14, 199327DBecomes ready for pluckingNorma SteinbergTaub
Sunday, February 28, 199344DComes to maturityKenneth HaxtonMaleska
Saturday, February 22, 199222DApproaches perfectionEli WesoffMaleska
Sunday, December 8, 199192DAgesBetty JorgensenMaleska
Wednesday, July 29, 198746AMaturesPeter SwiftMaleska
Sunday, July 6, 198635AAges, as cheeseBette Sue CohenMaleska
Tuesday, April 9, 198543DBecomes matureH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Sunday, January 13, 19855DMellowsJim PageMaleska
Sunday, May 13, 198431AMaturesRichard SilvestriMaleska
Sunday, March 27, 198315DMaturesBernice GordonMaleska
Thursday, June 12, 198044DCures, as cheeseBernice GordonMaleska
Friday, February 16, 197944DComes to fruitionWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tuesday, May 31, 19775DComes to maturityHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, August 5, 19705DAges, as cheeseUnknownWeng
Monday, July 13, 197048ADevelopsUnknownWeng
Tuesday, March 12, 196821DDevelops.UnknownFarrar
Friday, October 13, 196747DBecomes ready.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sunday, June 26, 196678ABecomes mature.Bert BeamanFarrar
Friday, March 6, 196446DMatures.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 20, 196342DMatures.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 16, 196176DApproaches perfection.Aida CromwellFarrar
Sunday, May 19, 195732DMatures.Emanuel BergFarrar
Sunday, December 30, 195658AMatures.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sunday, May 23, 194865DApproaches perfection.Hilda E. AllenFarrar
Sunday, March 28, 194825DPrepares.Hilda E. AllenFarrar