MAYFAIR MIND TEASERS

Puzzle expert John Foley lays down the gauntlet

BONUS POINTS:
Solve the clues (apart from two all answers appear in this issue), then unscramble the shaded letters to reveal a Mayfair location once noted for its more unsavoury character (8,6)!

ACROSS
1. Slang sandwich (5)
3. Protected brut name (9)
7. Two for … at The Ritz? (3)
9. Palladium chef Rick … (5)
11. Beaten egg whites baked dish (7)
13. Clos de Mesnil – very 17 (4)
15. Breast-modelled for 3 across (5)
17. In France, bleu; in England … (4)
18. Food star (8)
19. Middle Eastern appetizer (5)
21. See 20

DOWN
1. Rudd’s partners (5,4)
2. Archaic plate (8)
3. Sweet vehicle (7)
4. Vinaigrette fruit? (7)
5. Finest Bordeaux wine (6)
6. Montagu – a notorious one (7)
7. Boozy dessert (8)
8. Dom … De Gaulle’s tipple (7)
10. Tudor-themed Tiddy … (4)
12. Thin baguette (7)
13. For ‘royale’ add cassis to 3 across (3)
14. So good with caramel (5)
16. Fit to be jellied (4)
20. And 21 still in the barrel (2,7)

Puzzle answers:
Across: 1. butty; 3. Champagne; 7. tea; 9. Stein; 11. soufflé; 13. Krug; 15. coupe; 17. rare; 18. Michelin; 19. mezze; 21. primeur

Down: 1. Berry Bros; 2. trencher; 3. chariot; 4. avocado; 5. Petrus; 6. gambler; 7. tiramisu; 8. Ruinart; 10. Dols; 12. ficelle; 13. kir; 14. crème; 16. eels; 20. en

Unscrambled letters answer: Shepherd Market

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