melkkos, noun

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Also melkos.
Origin:
AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans, melk milk + kos food.
melk snysels, see snysels sense b.
1969 S.J.A. De Villiers Cook & Enjoy It 414Serve the ‘melkkos’ in soup plates and sprinkle with a cinnamon-and-sugar mixture.
1986 M. Klinzman in Style Apr. 138Melk Kos...This lovely noodle dish served as a pudding or as a particularly comforting breakfast dish on a cold day.
1990 You 14 June 15Melkos is a traditional South African dish that was enjoyed by farm folk at about 8pm on winter evenings. It is easily digestible and has as its main ingredient ‘snysels’, a home-made pasta.
melk snysels, see snyselsb.
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