Making the Gravy

Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

The Times Calendar Cookbook

By Katie Stewart

Published 1977

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Method

The best gravy is made in the roasting tin after straining off the fat. Retain all the brown bits from the bird. Add a generous 6 dl (1 pint) giblet stock. Stir briskly over the heat for several minutes. Season to taste and strain into a hot gravy boat. If you like a thicker gravy add 1 level dessertspoon cornflour blended with ½ teacup water, stock or port wine. Stir until boiling to cook the