Easy Chicken Gravy made with chicken drippings is the best homemade chicken gravy recipe! It only takes 10 minutes and ingredients you already have in your pantry. #chickengravyrecipe #homemadechickengravy www.savoryexperiments.com

Easy Chicken Gravy

Course: Sauce
Cuisine: American
Keyword: chicken gravy
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Servings: 4
Calories: 202 kcal
Easy Chicken Gravy made with chicken drippings is the best homemade chicken gravy recipe! It takes 10 minutes and ingredients you already have in your pantry. 
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Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1/3 cup flour
  • 2 cups¬† chicken broth
  • 2 tablespoons chicken drippings
  • Kosher salt & freshly ground black pepper

Instructions

  1. Melt butter over medium heat in a heavy bottom saucepan.
  2. When melted, whisk with flour until a paste forms. Continue to whisk until roux starts to brown and become fragrant.
  3. Slowly add chicken broth and chicken drippings while whisking vigorously. Continue to whisk until fully heated.
  4. Taste test for seasoning. Add Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper sparingly until desired taste is achieved.
  5. If you've tried this recipe, come back and let us know how it was!

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Recipe Notes

If you don't have chicken drippings, flavor with garlic, onions or aromatics like fresh herbs, thyme, rosemary or oregano. I would also suggest substituting 1 cup of chicken broth with 2% or higher milk or cream.

Nutrition Facts
Easy Chicken Gravy
Amount Per Serving
Calories 202 Calories from Fat 162
% Daily Value*
Fat 18g28%
Saturated Fat 8g50%
Cholesterol 30mg10%
Sodium 534mg23%
Potassium 105mg3%
Carbohydrates 8g3%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin A 355IU7%
Vitamin C 8.3mg10%
Calcium 11mg1%
Iron 0.7mg4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.