Even without meat drippings, gravy can still be made from meat stock. The process in making gravy out of meat stock is similar in terms of using flour or cornstarch to thicken the stock.
A recipe for roux gravy on turkey, mashed potatoes and rice includes oil, butter and flour, or fat drippings and flour. A simple formula per cup of gravy is 2 tablespoons of fat, 2 tablespoons of flour and 1 cup of a liquid such as heavy cream, milk or broth.
Brown gravy is an easy recipe that can be a meal-saver to any meat and potatoes dinner. This easy recipe features five common ingredients and can be ready in just 5 minutes without having to add meat drippings or seasoning packages to provide flavor.
Cooking Light offers a quick and easy gravy recipe. It only requires chicken broth, flour, butter, poultry seasoning, and salt and pepper. The Food Network and Real Simple also feature easy gravy recipes.
Recipes for white gravy are available at the Betty Crocker and Food Network websites. White gravy, often referred to as country gravy, includes flour, beef fat, all-purpose flour, milk, and salt and pepper. It complements breakfast sausage and country-fried steak and is used in biscuits and gravy.
One easy turkey gravy recipe uses ingredients such as milk, garlic powder and cream of chicken soup, and it takes 17 minutes to make. An easy recipe from Simple & Delicious magazine uses spices such as thyme and sage, and it takes 20 minutes.
Food Network has simple and easy to follow recipes for tomato gravy from two of its stars. Tyler Florence offers a slightly more complicated version of the sauce.
Make a simple, delicious mushroom gravy by combining mushrooms, stock, herbs, wine and butter together in a saucepan. Make vegetarian or vegan mushroom gravy with substitute ingredients. Common herbs include sage, thyme and rosemary, which create an aromatic gravy suitable for mashed potatoes, meat
Some easy recipes for meatloaf gravy include the cheater's gravy recipe on MarthaStewart.com and the lemon honey gravy recipe on FoodNetwork.com. A mushroom gravy recipe on CampbellsKitchen.com features canned soup to simplify the gravy-making process.
FoodNetwork.com publishes a recipe for red-eye gravy as part of a recipe for fried chicken and biscuits with red-eye gravy, romaine slaw and lemon jam. The recipe is from the Food Network show "Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives."