pot likker

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Noun1.pot likker - the liquid in which vegetables or meat have be cooked
broth, stock - liquid in which meat and vegetables are simmered; used as a basis for e.g. soups or sauces; "she made gravy with a base of beef stock"
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Going on to speak of the value of pot likker, the leftover cooking liquid, the sisters remark: "It is renowned for its nutritional value and can be used as an excellent vegetable stock for soups, as a soup in its own right, or traditionally to dunk corn bread" (p.
That the practice is fading I surmise from the few student hands raised in response to my query "Do you know what pot likker is?