Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Cryptic crossword No 27,723 – January 21 2019

Published in The Guardian Cryptic Crossword. Tags: , , , .

Clues Answers
American stirred malty sedative AMYTAL
Bird flapping round horse upset robber BRIGAND
Boy inhaling pot suddenly felt sick TURNED
Bull-baiter told to choose a way in PICADOR
Danced beginning and end of bolero with retired film star BOPPED
Fear surrounding money and experimental methodology TRIALANDERROR
Go over head of corn during harvest RECAP
Graduates almost fix letter in Old English to instrument BASSETHORN
In case of emergency, put a drain to part of foot ATAPINCH
Lead widespread in the outskirts of Derby is very dangerous DEADLY
Local leader deserved to be educated LEARNED
Mexican dish and Indian dish served up in English-designed china ENCHILADA
Office worker casually visiting old city to get a deep-fried dish TEMPURA
Old rag changed to new newspaper ORGAN
Parents turning to furniture that’s easily modified ADAPTABLE
People in bed get nothing as hot food to eat PIMENTO
Poet losing son in stream BURN
Rabbit trick with funny ending CONY
Rebellion contained by gun restrictions UNREST
River to fill moat damaged by king’s gun firing shells MORTAR
Run into vehicle with relatives’ jewels CARBUNCLES
Social worker screening calls by Australian in part of the North Pacific BERINGSEA
Soldiers in play about capturing second in command TROOPS
Syrup from plant with a caramel coating inside TREACLE
Tongue almost twisted around a sweet NOUGAT
Unpleasantly satisfied when turning sticks SMUG
Unsuitable term for skinflint carrying no money MISNOMER
Weak fellow fleeing fire LAME
Wild West Indian right for daughter BARBARIAN