Pot Liquor (Fat from the first water)
Pot Liquor consists of fat layer on liquid extracted from first water (see Salt Junk Dinner recipe under Meats). Allow liquor to harden or gel, then skim off and place in a mug or bowl. Heat prior to spooning on your vegetables.
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