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128 results for SESAME

49 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Mon Apr 9, 201845D"___ Street"Erik Agard
Tue Jan 23, 20189DOpening word? (15)Jim Hilger
Wed Nov 1, 201711DBagel choice (3)Herre Schouwerwou
Thu Dec 10, 201545DOpening word (15)Timothy Polin
Sun Aug 9, 201530AKind of oil (2)Melanie Miller
Sun Jul 12, 201536DOil source for Asian cookingPatrick Berry
Mon Jun 25, 201251ASeed on many a bunNancy Kavanaugh
Tue Jan 31, 201233ASeed on a bunDoug Peterson
Sun Jan 29, 20121DOpening word? (15)Ian Livengood
Tue Dec 13, 201119AWith 63-Across, where to find all the characters at the starts of 17-, 24-, 40-, 52- and 66-AcrossJonathan Gersch
Sun Aug 29, 2010122ABagel request (2)Derek Bowman
Wed Jul 28, 201012DHalvah ingredient (3)Howard Baker
Sun Jul 18, 2010118A"Opening" word (15)Robert W. Harris
Sun Apr 4, 201064D"Open ___"Bob Klahn
Sun Feb 21, 201070DCracker seedEric Berlin
Sun Mar 15, 200999DBun topperPatrick Berry
Sat Jan 31, 200956AKind of beef or chickenKen Bessette
Wed Mar 19, 200847ABagel choice (3)Gary Whitehead
Fri Feb 1, 200828ATahini baseDoug Peterson
Tue Apr 11, 20068DBagel choice (3)Lee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sun May 8, 200546ABagel typeJim Page
Sat May 7, 200537DWith 41-Down, cooking oil sourcePatrick Berry
Sun Aug 15, 200468AOpening word? (15)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Fri Jun 18, 200431A___ chickenDavid Quarfoot
Thu Apr 22, 20048AOpening word? (15)Daniel C. Bryant
Sun Nov 30, 20034DOpening word? (15)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Jul 27, 200373AOil source (2)Michael Grudzielanek
Sat May 3, 20038DOpener?John Scott Marrone
Sun Sep 22, 200230A___ noodles (Chinese dish)Alan Arbesfeld
Thu Aug 1, 200249DOpening word (15)William I. Johnston
Sun Apr 21, 200290AKind of bagelTrip Payne
Sat Oct 27, 200163AHalvah needTrip Payne
Sat Mar 31, 200127AOil source (2)Rich Norris
Mon Jan 1, 200145DKind of seed on a rollManny Nosowsky
Sat Sep 16, 20009DOpening word? (15)Robert H. Wolfe
Sun Mar 26, 200018DHalvah ingredient (3)Manny Nosowsky
Sat Feb 19, 200028AOpening word? (15)Rich Norris
Mon Jul 12, 199920A"Open ___" (magical command)Carol R. Blumenstein
Sat May 15, 199919A___ oilBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sun May 9, 199917DBagel request (2)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Wed Jul 29, 199845DHalvah ingredient (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Aug 30, 199729AOpening word (15)Matt Gaffney
Sun Feb 16, 199771DKind of oil (2)M. Gaffney
Sun Jan 26, 199751AOpening word? (15)S. Elliott
Sat Aug 17, 199625AIt's said for openersJ. T. Paine
Sat Mar 2, 199631AIt may be said for openersN. Joline
Sat Nov 18, 199547DOpening word (15)Glenton Petgrave
Sat Jan 7, 199542AOpening word (15)Randolph Ross
Mon Dec 20, 199324AOpening word (15)Norma Steinberg

2 results for SESAME from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Feb 17, 2013cryptic21AFind out about Sam's bagel choice (6)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
Oct 17, 2010diagramless54AOil-rich seedPaula Gamache

77 results for SESAME from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Feb 7, 1993136AFlavoring agentNancy Nicholson JolineMaleska
Thu Dec 5, 199145A"___ and Lilies": RuskinJames L. BeattyMaleska
Wed Oct 16, 199147AOpening wordMartin Ashwood-SmithMaleska
Sun Feb 18, 199012ATilJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sat Oct 7, 198958ATilBernard MerenMaleska
Sun Jan 1, 198959DOil-yielding tropical plantFrances HansenMaleska
Thu Jan 21, 198847AOil-yielding seedEli WesoffMaleska
Mon Jul 13, 198720AFlavorful seedRita YelleMaleska
Fri Mar 27, 198712DSeed for seasoningRhonda KrausMaleska
Sat Dec 6, 198641DRoll seedPeter G. SnowMaleska
Mon Jul 21, 198646APBS's "___ Street"Virginia L. YatesMaleska
Wed Jan 15, 19869DOpen ___Shirley SolowayMaleska
Mon May 21, 198443ASmall, flat seedNorman S. WizerMaleska
Wed Apr 27, 198345D"Opening" statementBert RosenfieldMaleska
Thu Jul 30, 198143AKind of seedEmory H. CainMaleska
Thu Sep 25, 19804DOil-yielding seed, for cookeryMaduraMaleska
Fri Jul 13, 197911DRuskin's "___ and Lilies"Elaine D. SchorrMaleska
Wed Nov 8, 197844ATV streetMeislerMaleska
Fri Apr 7, 197842ARoll garnishJim PageMaleska
Wed Jul 20, 197754AStreet or seedDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Fri Jan 21, 197739DOpen ___F. CoatesWeng
Sat Jul 24, 19766DTV streetElaine D. SchorrWeng
Sat Dec 21, 19741A___ StreetSara V. TuckermanWeng
Thu Sep 26, 19745DTV streetAnthony B. CanningWeng
Sun Sep 30, 1973104AStreet of learningJack LuzzattoWeng
Mon May 14, 19735D"Open ___"UnknownWeng
Wed Jun 14, 19729DCracker seedsJim PageWeng
Tue Jun 29, 197150DSeed for rollsUnknownWeng
Sun Jun 21, 197046AAli Baba wordEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Sun Dec 7, 1969123DOpening wordFrances HansenWeng
Sun Jun 1, 1969105AOpening wordJack LuzzattoWeng
Thu May 29, 196910DPart of an opener.UnknownWeng
Sat Jan 25, 196945ASeed for rolls.UnknownWeng
Thu Nov 28, 196853ASpicy seed.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 29, 196741AKind of seed.Hume CraftFarrar
Fri Oct 29, 196551APart of password.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 5, 19649DKind of seed.UnknownFarrar
Thu Nov 7, 196315DOriental seed.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sun Oct 6, 196312DTasty seeds.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Tue Mar 26, 196313DEast Indian plant.Helen FasuloFarrar
Thu Mar 7, 19636DFlavoring seed.Barbara L. GolubFarrar
Tue Jan 29, 196315DOriental seed.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Thu Nov 15, 196230APart of a password.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 5, 196167ASeed plant.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 23, 196163ABaba's "opener."UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 4, 196152DKind of seed.S. A. KayFarrar
Mon Nov 14, 196036ATropical plant.UnknownFarrar
Mon Aug 8, 196025AEast Indian herb.UnknownFarrar
Mon Feb 22, 196032AOil-yielding seeds.UnknownFarrar
Wed Dec 2, 19597DEast Indian plant.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 10, 195981ATropical herb.Paula BauersmithFarrar
Sat Mar 14, 19594DOil-yielding herb.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Sep 22, 195756AEast Indian plant.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Nov 9, 195643AEast Indian plant.Sidney LambertFarrar
Wed Sep 19, 195614DMagic word from old tale.Norton RhoadesFarrar
Sun Sep 4, 19556DPlant yielding oil.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Fri Nov 27, 195342DAli Baba word.UnknownFarrar
Tue Apr 14, 195364APart of Ali Baba's password.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 12, 195355DTropical plant.Harold T. BersFarrar
Mon Sep 29, 195246DTropical plant, part of a familiar password.UnknownFarrar
Sun May 4, 1952121DRuskin's "___ and Lilies."Willard N. JordanFarrar
Fri Apr 25, 195263AMagic word in “Arabian Nights.”UnknownFarrar
Tue Jan 15, 195234AMagic key word.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 3, 195146DAli Baba's magic word.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 31, 19517DMagic door-opening word.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 4, 19515D"___ and Lilies," by John Ruskin.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sat Dec 2, 195042A"Open ___."Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Mar 12, 195069AR. I. herb.Leonard GoldbergFarrar
Sun Nov 27, 194987AOpen ___.Alice CookFarrar
Sun Oct 24, 1948116DOpen ___.Alberta BurtonFarrar
Sun Feb 8, 1948142AOpen ___.R. ShoemakerFarrar
Sun Dec 14, 194797D"Open ___."Louise RabbFarrar
Sun Nov 23, 194777APart of a magical password.P. J. LamannaFarrar
Sun Mar 9, 1947135A___ and Lilies, by John Ruskin.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Jun 9, 1946107DTil.Louis JenkinsFarrar
Sun Nov 25, 194542AOpen ___.Lester KeeneFarrar
Sun May 20, 194591AAli Baba's magic word.Louis BaronFarrar