March 30, 2022 - "Recipe for Disaster" - Zachary David Levy, edited by Ben Tausig

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Puzzle Notes

Dear friends,

AVCX Classic debut tonight from Zachary David Levy, whose "Recipe for Disaster" is 2/5 difficulty.

Zachary David Levy is an Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery and Emergency Medicine at the Hofstra/Zucker School of Medicine. His puzzles have run in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Los Angeles Times, and Andrews McMeel Universal. He has appeared on NPR and The Discovery Channel, and collects rare Japanese maple trees at He also (possibly) owns the largest private collection of souvenir refrigerator magnets in the country.

Watch for a new cryptic tomorrow!

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