E      B C  I    
        S        H  
 P      H      B    
          H N  A    
 H   P         C   B
     I  B C         
     S      H      A
   H        S       
     E  P I      S  

A Special Treat

by Steve Schaefer

Place each of the letters of BE SPINACH exactly once in each row, column and 3×3 box. When you have completed the puzzle, the shaded squares can be read left to right, then top to bottom to form a phrase describing a special treat.


Difficulty: Hard

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