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kleinbl00  ·  392 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Do You Want refugee's Secret "Make Bae Happen" 3rd Date Dinner Recipe? Here Ya Go

Gravy doesn't really become anything until you have some fond to work with.

Classic white gravy, a la my semi-Okie grandparents, is:

- bacon grease (couple-three Tbsps)

- Enough flour that your roux becomes roux and no more; add slowly

- enough milk that your roux becomes gravy and no more; add slowly

- salt and pepper to taste

If instead you'd rather pan-roast the chicken, you can pour off most of the chicken fat, add some butter instead of bacon grease, and instead of milk add champagne. That is tasty gravy.