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71 Results for BASIL

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, October 26, 2014110APasta seasonerCaleb Emmons
Saturday, April 12, 201444DPizza toppingMel Rosen
Sunday, March 10, 2013124ALeaves used in Mediterranean cuisineFinn Vigeland
Monday, September 17, 201268APesto ingredient (6)Adam G. Perl
Sunday, September 16, 2012103DPesto partDavid Steinberg and Barry Haldiman
Sunday, March 11, 201239DSpaghetti sauce seasoningVictor Fleming and John Dunn
Sunday, February 19, 201285APesto ingredient (6)James F. C. Burns
Monday, July 11, 20119APesto herb (2)Ellen Leuschner
Monday, April 19, 201045DPesto seasoningRandy Sowell
Thursday, November 27, 200852DSo-called "king of herbs"Patrick Berry
Thursday, April 19, 200745DPesto ingredient (6)Henry Hook
Monday, March 19, 200737APesto ingredient (6)Richard Chisholm
Thursday, March 30, 20061APesto base (2)Richard Silvestri
Sunday, May 15, 200581DSo-called "royal herb" (2)Patrick Berry
Wednesday, March 23, 200523DPesto base (2)Mike Shenk
Saturday, June 5, 200439DSo-called "royal herb" (2)Byron Walden
Sunday, May 2, 200446APesto ingredient (6)Derrick Niederman
Saturday, May 31, 200347AStew flavorerMitch Komro
Tuesday, April 15, 200344AHerb used in pestoAdam G. Perl
Sunday, June 16, 200280A"Sweet" herbManny Nosowsky
Tuesday, September 5, 20002DActor RathboneChris Sallade
Tuesday, May 2, 20001APesto flavoringManny Nosowsky
Tuesday, July 27, 199951APesto ingredient (6)Alfio Micci
Monday, May 20, 199638DPesto herb (2)G. E. Paul
Saturday, November 25, 199540AStew seasoningJoe DiPietro
Saturday, September 9, 199537DSherlock portrayerDaniel R. Stark
Tuesday, January 24, 199520AMr. RathboneRichard Hughes
Thursday, October 27, 199457ASpice-rack itemFred Piscop

43 results for BASIL from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, August 20, 199226DMountain mintEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, March 24, 199175AMountain mintJudith PerryMaleska
Thursday, March 21, 199125AHerb used in cookingBert H. KruseMaleska
Sunday, February 10, 199158ASherlock portrayer, oftenBette Sue CohenMaleska
Monday, April 30, 199027AMountain mintSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Sunday, January 25, 198770DMountain mintJames and Phyllis BarrickMaleska
Monday, July 22, 198510DGarden herbFred TooleMaleska
Tuesday, December 11, 198410DRathboneLouis SabinMaleska
Thursday, November 1, 19849DMint plantJohn GreenmanMaleska
Thursday, February 17, 198346DGarden herbJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sunday, September 26, 198283AAromatic plantWilliam H. FordMaleska
Monday, May 12, 198055AMountain mintHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Saturday, July 21, 197929DRathboneWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Thursday, January 4, 197942AMountain mintRuth N. SchultzMaleska
Saturday, April 29, 197831DSweet herbMeltzerMaleska
Tuesday, March 25, 197511DRathboneJohn PrytzWeng
Sunday, June 23, 197436ARathboneFrances HansenWeng
Tuesday, November 20, 197337ARed Square cathedral nameUnknownWeng
Monday, August 27, 197318ACooking herbUnknownWeng
Saturday, July 7, 197346ACooking herbUnknownWeng
Saturday, March 3, 197324DHerbUnknownWeng
Friday, December 31, 197118AAromatic plantUnknownWeng
Tuesday, December 14, 19715AHerbUnknownWeng
Sunday, January 10, 197197DRed Square nameBetty LearyWeng
Sunday, April 12, 1970124DFlavoring leafFrances HansenWeng
Sunday, January 25, 197054ARathboneEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sunday, July 7, 196841DSeasoningAnthony MorseFarrar
Sunday, October 8, 196781DHerb.William LutwiniakFarrar
Tuesday, March 21, 19675DPlant of the mint family.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sunday, January 8, 196711DMountain mint.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Thursday, June 2, 196643DTurtle soup flavoring.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, August 4, 19641APotherb.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 16, 19641DCooking herb.UnknownFarrar
Monday, December 23, 196315AFragrant herb.UnknownFarrar
Monday, August 27, 196217AHerb.UnknownFarrar
Monday, July 17, 196125DFragrant plant.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 11, 196040DHerb.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, October 21, 195924DHerb.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 10, 195647DHerb.Roberta MorseFarrar
Monday, February 7, 195548DFragrant plant of the mint family.Elsie BishopFarrar
Monday, March 17, 195253AHerb or man's name.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 25, 195124AMr. Rathbone.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 16, 1946135AMr. Rathbone of the screen.Lester KeeneFarrar