Moeraki – Big Dave's Crossword Blog

Toughie 2733

Toughie No 2733 by Moeraki

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Chris M Rating – Difficulty *Enjoyment ***

A comment on an email this morning described this fourth offering from Moeraki as ‘chestnutty’ I cannot disagree. None too difficult and full of old friends. It serves well as a teaser for the more difficult offerings later in the week Continue reading “Toughie 2733”

Toughie 2661

Toughie No 2661 by Moeraki

Hints and tips by Big Dave

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

This is Moeraki’s third Toughie (the last one was back in March). It contains several words that may not be in the vocabulary of many solvers, but all answers were easy enough to derive. Continue reading “Toughie 2661”

Toughie 2550

Toughie No 2550 by Moeraki

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BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

It took me a few minutes to get into this puzzle, but once I had a few answers the rest fell quite quickly.  A promising start from this new setter – Moeraki is a small fishing town on the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand, which suggests a Kiwi connection. Continue reading “Toughie 2550”