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Turkey Gravy Recipe

This easy Turkey Gravy is made without drippings but stock instead! The smooth, velvety texture and savory flavor make this gravy a must for your holiday dinner.

Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword turkey gravy
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 6 servings
Calories 111 kcal
Author Anna


  • 4 cups turkey stock see note
  • 4 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter divided
  • ½ teaspoon fresh thyme
  • ¼ teaspoon fresh rosemary chopped
  • salt and pepper to taste
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  1. Mix stock with cornstarch.
  2. Melt butter in a medium saucepan.
  3. Add herbs and saute for 2 minutes, stirring often.
  4. Slowly, pour in the stock into butter and herb mixture, whisking it in.
  5. Cook gravy until it thickens, about 5 to 7 minutes.
  6. Remove from heat and let it stand for a few minutes. It will thicken even more.
  7. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  8. Serve.

Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts
Turkey Gravy Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 111 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Fat 6g9%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Cholesterol 15mg5%
Sodium 227mg10%
Potassium 166mg5%
Carbohydrates 10g3%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 4g8%
Vitamin A 117IU2%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 5mg1%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.