Total Time
Prep 2 mins
Cook 5 mins

From Tennessee Magazine.


  1. In a heavy skillet over medium-high heat, melt butter.
  2. Stir in flour until well blended.
  3. Add milk, stirring well.
  4. Reduce heat to a simmer and stir constantly for about 4-5 minutes until gravy is thick and bubbly.
  5. Season with salt and pepper.
  6. Serve warm.


Most Helpful

First time ever to make gravy! This is a very simple and tasty white gravy recipe. The kids (and wife) loved it. Will put in my fav's recipe.

tlambert jr December 25, 2012

Good simple recipe for milk gravy. Remember to use plenty of salt and pepper.

Margie99 October 19, 2011

Good gravy! Very simple to make....went well over mashed potatoes. Thanks for posting!

AprilShowers November 27, 2008

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