I just rediscovered this cryptic crossword clue I transcribed many years ago (from The Guardian or possibly The Times) but, although I keep coming back to it occasionally, I still can't solve it:
Always a portion more than required (3,4,7)
- I don't know the correct answer.
- I (probably) can't verify the 'true' answer but, this being a cryptic crossword clue, I have high hopes of the most likely candidate answer emerging.
- I may have unknowingly transcribed it incorrectly e.g. I can't help wondering whether it should rather be