Total Time
Prep 1 min
Cook 5 mins

A southern tradition! My grandmother made this for us as a special treat when we spent the night.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Melt the butter over medium low heat.
  2. When melted, add flour and cocoa and stir until slightly thickened.
  3. Slowly add milk, stirring constantly.
  4. Add sugar and the pinch of salt.
  5. Continue to stir over medium heat for about 2-3 minutes until thickened.
  6. Serve over hot biscuits.


Most Helpful

Love the way hubby makes this for me. :)

hynitos03 November 23, 2006

Wonderful chocolate gravy!!!!! very easy and i warmed some up the next day it is great.

Bev. E. February 28, 2004

I needed a chocolate fix tonight and this helped me feel better. I used 3/4 cup of white sugar instead of just 1/2 a cup. I had some of this gravy by itself and the rest,I swirled over a plain yellow sponge cake. It was really a mood lifter! Thanks very much for the much needed choc fix!

Charishma_Ramchandani December 16, 2003

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