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What did ac­tress Gwyneth Pal­trow say she would or­der for her last meal should she ever be re­quired to do so?

ACROSS

11 Fic­tion writer (8)

12 Sub­stance needed to make booze brew (5)

13 Per­former with equal top billing (2-4)

14 Pitch a tent (4)

15 Room for cook­ing (7)

16 En­ti­tled and suit­able, per­haps to be a hus­band (8)

17 Of­fi­cial tourist guide (7)

18 Swim­mer’s breath­ing aid (7)

19 En­snare (4)

21 Hang around for (5)

23 Game that needs a 39 Across or two (7)

24 Made a get­away (7)

28 Cas­tle’s wa­tery ditch (4)

29 ‘Black gold’ from a well (3)

30 Up-to-date (6)

33 Type of mo­tor­bike (7)

35 The briny (3)

36 Large black bird (4)

38 Small car (4)

39 Ac­tor’s lead-in line (3)

40 Shake up (7)

42 Prickly desert plant (6)

43 Gear (3)

44 De­frost (4)

48 Home of the Pope (7)

50 Filled pasta cases (7)

51 Sweet stuff from a hive (5)

54 Bucket (4) AN­SWERS 56 Par­doned (7)

57 Mode, style (7)

60 Slight wet­ness (8)

61 Con­trolled a meet­ing (7)

63 Op­po­site of al­kali (4)

64 Erase (3, 3)

65 The - - -, TV quiz with Bradley Walsh (5)

66 Age of ma­jor­ity at which you can first vote (8)

DOWN

1 Tu­ber – mashed, chipped , baked or roasted (6)

2 Flavour some­times as­so­ci­ated with 44 Down (10)

3 Pre­served in vine­gar (7)

4 De­clare (5)

5 An­cient fa­ble (4)

6 Grass cut­ting ma­chine (9)

7 Type of ba­con (7) 8 Greek hero and the ten­don near the 20 Down (8)

9 Lend a hand (6)

10 Dec­o­ra­tor’s al­ter­na­tive to emul­sion paint (9)

18 Flaky weather (4)

20 Leg-to-foot con­nec­tor (5)

22 Type of 10 Down hated by those re­mov­ing it (8)

25 Pale orange fruit (7)

26 Tem­po­rary elec­tric­ity sup­ply fail­ure (5,3)

27 Break to bits (5)

31 Board game played on a chess­board (8)

32 Loan to buy a house (8)

34 Art of pa­per-fold­ing (7)

37 Part of a song or a poem (5)

41 Learned dex­ter­ity, ap­ti­tude (5)

44 Den­tal clean­ing cream (10)

45 Mail-or­der book (9)

46 Part of a three-piece suit, called a vest in Amer­ica (9)

47 Gen­tle and benev­o­lent (4)

49 Suf­fi­cient (8)

52 55 Down at school; physics, bi­ol­ogy or chem­istry (7)

53 Wound dress­ing (7)

55 Tu­ition pe­riod (6)

58 Mu­si­cal based on a Dick­ens story (6)

59 Colour as­so­ci­ated with en­vi­ron­men­tal con­cerns (5)

62 Pin­na­cle, very top (4)

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