Crosswords Get ‘Down’ With Foodies


Michele Humes, the Brooklyn food writer responsible for the Alinea-menu-expressed-in-jelly-beans post, is crafting crosswords for the folks at Food52. Her seventh installment, “Nose to Tail,” might please food nerds who moonlight as crossword nerds: It entails (ho!) hints like “gourmet glands, often poached in milk,” and “haggis ingredient.” It’s not for the weak of stomach, which is perhaps why 10 Across is “tummy trouble.”

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