Gravy is a type of sauce that contains juices from vegetables and meat that come out while cooking. To enhance the taste of the sauce, you can add flavorings like ready-made cubes.

The sauce is commonly served with mashed potato, rice, meatloaf, and roasted meat.

If you want to try this sauce with some of your favorite dishes, you can look at different homemade gravy recipes.

Homemade Lightning Gravy

The sauce contains 1 ½ tablespoons pork, chicken, or beef soup base, a tablespoon of fresh parsley, ¼ teaspoon black pepper, two tablespoons flour, two tablespoons butter, ½ tablespoon olive oil, ½ teaspoon onion powder, and ¼ teaspoon garlic powder.

In addition, it has 1 ½ cups water or cold broth and ¼ thinly sliced or minced onion.

Combine the meat soup base, parsley, flour, butter, black pepper, olive oil, onion powder, and garlic powder in a medium-sized pyrex bowl.

Add the minced onion and broth. Mix well. Place the bowl inside a microwave. Set the microwave to medium heat. Cook for seven minutes or until it thickens. Serve immediately.

Perfect Homemade Gravy

To make this delectable sauce, you need four tablespoons of pan drippings, four-level tablespoons of flour, two cups of water, ½ teaspoon of beef broth, and ½ tablespoon of meat soup base.

For seasoning, you will use ¼ teaspoon salt and ¼ teaspoon pepper. Heat a skillet on medium fire and place the drippings in the pan.

Add the flour and change the heat setting to low. Pour the water and boil. Add the broth and the soup base. Season with pepper and salt. Stir for two minutes. Serve while hot.

Homemade Southern-Style Gravy

The sauce contains ½ a package of mild sausage, two tablespoons of butter, two tablespoons of all-purpose flour, five cups of whole milk, 1 ½ teaspoon salt, and 1 ½ teaspoon pepper.

Fry the sausage in a skillet. Add the flour and butter. Cover the skillet and simmer for three minutes to five minutes.

Add the salt, milk and pepper. Stir until the texture of the sauce becomes thick. Serve with biscuits.

Homemade Cream Gravy

The ingredients for the sauce include ¼ cup pan drippings, ¼ cup flour, two cups milk, ½ teaspoon salt and ¼ teaspoon pepper. Heat a pan over medium fire.

Put the drippings and the flour. Stir and cook for five minutes. When the color of the sauce turns brown, add the pepper, salt, and milk.

Stir and wait for the sauce to boil. Serve immediately.