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Cow's Melt

Posted by Victoria S Dennis on December 08, 2007

In Reply to: Cow's Melt posted by Bill Doyle on December 08, 2007

: What is the origin and meaning of the Liverpool expression "Cow's Melt"?

I've never heard the expression. Can you tell us when and how Liverpool people use it? In my London childhood you could still buy "melts" from the butcher, usually for the dog; they were offal, but I don't know exactly which bit of the animal they were. Does "piece of internal organ of cow" seem to fit? (VSD)