Eating the Past: family gravy recipes
Have you ever had chocolate gravy or tuna gravy? On this episode of Eating the Past, host Tammy Proctor talks with Todd Shirley about the gravy variations they grew up with in Missouri and Arkansas.
2 T. butter, melted in frying pan
1 T. flour, stir into melted butter to make roux
1 can of drained tuna (in oil or water)
1 can of Campbell's Chicken Noodle Soup
Stir and cook until thickened, then serve over toast or biscuits with a sprinkle of parmesan.
Grandma's Chocolate Gravy - Lisa Shirley-Boone
2 1/2 heaping T. cocoa
2 heaping T. self-rising flour
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup warm water
2 cup milk
Mix dry ingredients. Add warm water and stir until smooth. Heat milk and bring to a boil. Add cocoa mixture and bring to a boil. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly until thick. Serve with butter and biscuits.