Simple Sausage Gravy

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Easy Sausage Gravy is perfect with toast, biscuits, potatoes, and more! You’ll love this versatile quick gravy!

Sausage gravy and homemade biscuits are one of those breakfasts usually reserved for very special occasions: Christmas morning, New Year’s Day, the third Saturday of every month. you know, real special occasion. We’re in love with this easy sausage gravy because it’s so easy to make and it’s so warming and soothing, especially on a crisp morning.

The sausage gravy has a good selection of sausages, we prefer crumbled sausage. Use country-style ground sausage for an easy option, or spice things up with maple and sage ground sausage or spicy pepperoni. Pick a flavor that sounds good. If you live in an area where you can only find casing sausage, you can cut the sausage into large chunks, or depending on the sausage, you can take it out of the casing and make crumble. There’s really no wrong way to enjoy your sausage gravy.

How can I make my sausage gravy gluten free?

This recipe uses 1/4 cup of all-purpose flour as a thickener. You can also use 2 tablespoons cornstarch instead of flour to thicken sausage gravy for a gluten-free option.

What should I put the sausage gravy on?

Sausage gravy is most often used on biscuits. You can also serve it on toast or potatoes. It goes well with hash browns or fried potatoes and is a great grain-free option.

Note in advance:

Sometimes waking up in the morning to make breakfast is the last thing a person wants to do. To smoothen your mornings, you can make this recipe the night before and warm it up in the morning without losing any flavor.

Top view of sausage gravy in a pan.

Storage and Reheating Instructions:

Sausage gravy can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for three to four days. Sausage gravy can also be frozen in an airtight heavy-duty freezer bag for up to 1 month. Reheat large meals in a skillet on the stovetop over medium-low heat or in the microwave in 30-second increments until heated through.

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Sausage gravy and biscuits.

Easy Sausage Gravy is perfect with toast, biscuits, potatoes, and more! You’ll love this versatile quick gravy!

cooking time 10 minute

total time 10 minute

raw material

  • 1 pound sausage
  • 1/4 cup all purpose flour
  • 3 cup milk
  • salt and pepper to try


  • Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add the chopped sausage. Break sausage into small pieces with a spatula and cook until browned and cooked through, about 8 minutes.

  • Stir in all-purpose flour until no white powder remains.

  • Slowly add milk, stirring constantly. Bring to a boil. Reduce the heat to low and simmer for 2 to 3 minutes, until the sauce has thickened.

  • Season with salt and pepper. Serve warm on toast or crackers.

Calories: 484kcal | carbohydrate: 14G | protein: twenty threeG | fat: 36G | Saturated fat: 13G | cholesterol: 99mg | sodium: 800mg | Potassium: 522mg | sugar: 9G | Vitamin A: 380unit | Vitamin C: 0.8mg | calcium: 217mg | iron: 1.7mg

Easy Sausage Gravy