"As Close to KFC as I Can Get It" Chicken Gravy

1
Kami Roberts

By
@kroberts1140

I made this on a dare. My husband, after trying my chicken, dared me to make something close to his favorite mashed potatoes and gravy -- which also happens to be from KFC. I took him up on that dare, and this is what I came up with. I have seen many recipes that use beef bouillon or beef gravy as a base, and I wanted something that tasted more like poultry. It's not an exact replica, but it's a yummy result.

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
makes about 1 1/2 cups
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
2 Hr
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 3 Tbsp
    flour
  • 3 Tbsp
    butter
  • 2 c
    chicken stock
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1 tsp
    msg
  • 1 tsp
    poultry seasoning
  • 1/4 tsp
    pepper
  • 1/8 tsp
    garlic powder

How to Make "As Close to KFC as I Can Get It" Chicken Gravy

Step-by-Step

  1. Over low heat, incorporate butter and flour, forming a roux, and continue to stir until flour has reached a deep tan color -- about 20 minutes.
  2. Slowly pour in stock, stirring as you go to bring up all flour bits. Stir over medium heat until lumps are gone and stock begins to thicken.
  3. Stir in dry spices and MSG. Allow gravy to simmer over medium heat, stirring occasionally, for about 1 1/2 hours. Remove from heat and let stand until reached desired thickness.

Printable Recipe Card

About "As Close to KFC as I Can Get It" Chicken Gravy

Course/Dish: Chicken, Gravies
Main Ingredient: Spice/Herb/Seasoning
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #KFC




Show 1 Comment & Review

25 Delicious Recipes For Newlyweds

25 Delicious Recipes for Newlyweds

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Now that you've done that whole marriage thing, tackling these delicious recipes shouldn't be a problem. From breakfast to dinner to dessert, these are recipes any newlywed should be able...

Easy Grilled Chicken Recipes

Easy Grilled Chicken Recipes

Kitchen Crew

When the weather gets warmer, my grill gets a workout. Chicken becomes a staple in my dinner rotation and grilled chicken is seriously one of the simplest meals to prepare...

22 Mouth-watering Fried Chicken Recipes

22 Mouth-Watering Fried Chicken Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Fried chicken makes everything better. Here are 22 oh-so-wonderful recipes to make homemade fried chicken!