The Mini is a bite-sized version of The New York Times‘ revered daily crossword. While the crossword is a lengthier experience that requires both knowledge and patience to complete, The Mini is an entirely different vibe.
With only a handful of clues to answer, the daily puzzle doubles as a speed-running test for many who play it.
Here are the clues and answers to NYT’s The Mini for Saturday, Dec. 16, 2023:
Italian city that anagrams to NO AGE
Flaky white fish
What the answer to this clue is not (it’s two!)
Changed, as DNA
Blue above you
The answer is Deletes.
Out touring the neighborhood
Words to a 1-Across while 2-Down
Generate, as excitement
Buenos ___, capital of Argentina
The answer is Aires.
Sawyer created by Mark Twain
The answer is Tom.
Use a “+” sign
The answer is Add.