45 min serves 4-6

Beef White Gravy for Buttermilk Biscuits

This year's Queen of Christmas Morning features our grass fed & finished ground beef in a creamy, luxurious black pepper and fennel gravy with crisp-tender, flakey-fluffy Buttermilk Biscuits baked right on top!


Gravy ingredients:

  • 1 pound Pre Brands Ground Beef (85% or 92% lean)
  • 2 tablespoons cooking oil or butter
  • 2 teaspoons dried sage
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt (sub: ½ tsp table salt)
  • 1 teaspoon dried, cracked fennel seed
  • 1 teaspoon dried thyme (sub: Italian seasoning)
  • 1 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon ground white pepper (optional)
  • ½ teaspoon garlic powder
  • ¼ teaspoon cayenne powder (optional)
  • ¼ cup flour
  • 3 cups milk
  • 8 biscuits (canned or scratch)
  • Grab this biscuit recipe here
  • Fried sage leaves
  • Sprinkle of paprika
  • Fresh parsley
  1. Measure and mix all seasonings together and set aside.
  2. Brown ground beef over medium-high heat in a large skillet or Dutch oven, 8-10 minutes.
  3. Add seasoning blend and stir to distribute and toast spices 1-2 minutes.
  4. Reduce heat to medium-low and sprinkle flour over the beef. Stir to toast for 1 minute.
  5. Add milk in ½-1 cup increments and simmer, stirring constantly, until thickened, 2-5 minutes. Add more milk, as needed, to desired consistency. Serve with fresh biscuits.
  6. To create a Biscuits & Gravy Skillet, complete gravy through step five and top with raw biscuits. Place in a 425° oven, and bake until biscuits are toasty brown and baked throughout - appx 12-15 minutes.
  7. Looking for a good recipe for crisp-flaky, tender-fluffy classic Buttermilk Biscuits? Try Sarah Beth’s! SBTcooks Biscuit Recipe


Beef White Gravy for Buttermilk Biscuits

Amount per 100g

Recipe developed by   SBTcooks