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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: 202kcal
Author: Jessica Formicola
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

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

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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

Calories: 202kcal | Carbohydrates: 8g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 18g | Saturated Fat: 8g | Cholesterol: 30mg | Sodium: 534mg | Potassium: 105mg | Vitamin A: 355IU | Vitamin C: 8.3mg | Calcium: 11mg | Iron: 0.7mg