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12 results for NEARBEER

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

DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Jul 29, 201828DServing during ProhibitionWill Nediger
Wed Jan 22, 201437DIt has a low percentage of alcoholJared Banta
Fri Feb 6, 200933DDrink for a designated driver, maybeFrederick J. Healy
Sat May 5, 200736DProhibition-era offeringDavid Quarfoot
Thu Jan 11, 20075DNot very potent potableLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Wed Feb 2, 20054D    Weak brew (2)Richard Leva and Nancy Salomon
Thu Aug 13, 199834DWeak brew (2)A. J. Santora

5 results for NEARBEER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sat Mar 28, 199219AMalt beverageJesse RoarkeMaleska
Mon Apr 14, 19869DMild malt liquorArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Wed Jun 27, 196210DProhibition product.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sat Dec 6, 195843ADrink of 1932.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu Aug 27, 195310DReminder of the Prohibition Era.UnknownFarrar