NYT Mini Crossword today: puzzle answers for Tuesday, June 11

Love crossword puzzles but find yourself short on time to tackle the full-sized ones in your daily paper? Enter The Mini!

The Mini is the New York Times’ compact version of their famous crossword puzzle, designed for quick daily fun. This bite-sized challenge allows you to flex your crossword muscles in much less time—the average solver takes just over a minute. Despite its smaller size, The Mini can still stump even the best puzzlers. One tricky clue can make the difference between a record-breaking time and a frustrating attempt.

Much like our Wordle and Connections hints, we’re here to lend a hand with The Mini when you find yourself stuck and needing a little nudge.

Below, you’ll find the answers for today’s NYT Mini crossword.

NYT Mini Crossword Answers Today


  • In need of some cheering up – SAD
  • City that holds an annual “Grand Prix de la baguette” contest – PARIS
  • Battery life, colloquially – JUICE
  • Take the wheel – STEER
  • Twice-curved letter – ESS


  • Pan-fry – SAUTE
  • Ram in the zodiac – ARIES
  • Cuts into small cubes – DICES
  • Attire you might wear while working from home, for short – PJS
  • Spanish verb meaning “to be” – SER