Thursday, January 14, 2016

Dry Mixes in a Jar... Gravy Mixes

Dry Mixes... these mixes are not for canning, but may be stored in canning jars.

Gravy Mix 
3 Tbsp. beef or chicken bouillon granules 

3/4 cup all purpose flour 

1/2 tsp. black pepper 

1/8 tsp salt 

I make 10 xs this recipe and store recipe with it when needed! 

4-1/2 tsp. butter 

3/4 cup water or stock 

In a saucepan melt butter whisk in 2 tablespoons of gravy mix. Cook whisking constantly until light brown. Whisk in water or stock bring to a boil whisking constantly. Cook 2 minutes and serve.

Homemade Chicken Gravy

Found on lakeareaunitedway

1-1/3 cups instant nonfat dry milk powder 

3/4 cup instant flour 

3 Tbsp. instant chicken bouillon granules 

1/4 tsp. ground sage 

1/8 tsp. ground thyme 

1/8 tsp. ground pepper 

1/2 cup butter or margarine 

Combine milk powder, instant flour, bouillon granules, thyme, sage and pepper. Stir with a wire whisk to blend. Cut in butter or margarine until evenly distributed. Spoon into a 3- cup container with a tight-fitting lid. Label with date and contents; store in the refrigerator. Use with 4-6 weeks.

Homemade Gravy DRY mix 

Found on Hillbilly CAST IRON Cooking

1/4 cup flour 

1T beef bouillon granules(for chicken gravy use chicken bouillon) 

1T onion powder 

1T garlic powder 

1/4 tsp black pepper 

Dash of dried parsley 

This makes 2 cups of brown gravy mix. Put the dry mix into a plastic baggie for future use. 

To Prepare: Mix the dry gravy mix with 1 cup of cold water in a saucepan. Whisk until smooth. Heat at medium until the sauce thickens, then add another cup of water and whisk once more until smooth. Then.. nothing! You're done! Serve over potatoes, rice, or whatever floats your boat.


2 cups flour 

1/2 cup beef bouillon granules(for chicken gravy use chicken bouillon) 

1/2 cup onion powder 

1/2 cup garlic powder 

2 tsp black pepper 1T dried parsley 

Mix all together, then portion out into 1/3 cup amounts into plastic baggies

For brown gravy use toasted flour.


  1. Thank You for the gravy mixes, I have been looking for gravy mixes for a long time.

  2. Just wanted to say Thank You for all the great mixes you have been posting. They all will come in handy


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