September 22, 2023 - "Bursting with Flavor" (themeless) - Matthew Stock, edited by Ada Nicolle

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Puzzle Notes

Dear Friends:

We're excited to serve up a tasty 68-word themeless by Matthew Stock, titled "Bursting with Flavor". Matthew says this one is "hot but also nourishing" -- tricky to down all at once, but worth savoring bite by bite.

Matthew Stock (he/him) recently started a master's program in school counseling at the University of Florida. He's still making lots of puzzles when he's not doing schoolwork (or playing board games, or bothering his cat) -- you can find them at

Be well,

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