There are many ways to make gravy but the best way is just plain, old-fashioned gravy from pan drippings. This deeply flavourful turkey gravy makes everything on your Thanksgiving dinner or Christmas dinner plate better. Here is how to make perfect turkey gravy from scratch.
Turkey Gravy: Collect drippings from roasting pan & cool in fridge 10mins to separate. You'll need 4T (1/4c) butter or turkey fat, 1/4c flour, 1-1 1/2c turkey dripping liquid, & 1c veggie stock or water. Melt butter or turkey fat in a large saucepan over medium heat. As soon as the fat melts, add flour & whisk to combine. Let cook, continuing to whisk, for a minute or two. Add in the dripping liquid, and whisk to combine well. Thin with stock. Add salt & pepper to taste. // ABM
How To Make Brown or White Gravy From Scratch: The Simplest, Easiest Method. This recipe can be done with or without drippings. Great with mashed potatoes or roasted turkey or chicken on thanksgiving - or just whenever! Step by step instructions with photos so this tutorial is great for beginners or someone who is hosting a holiday party for the first time.