Mushroom Gravy Recipe

This easy to make mushroom gravy recipe comes in very handy as a meatball sauce or a quick to make gravy for leftover cold cooked meats.

All you need is some butter, a little onion, a few fresh mushrooms, flour, chicken granules and water to make a very tasty sauce.

Try this instead of buying packaged sauce or gravy mixes and heat cooked meatballs or leftover roast or chicken in it for another tasty meal.


  • 2-3 tbsp. butter or margarine
  • 2 tbsp. onion, finely chopped
  • 2 button mushrooms, 1 1/2 inch , or 4 smaller white mushrooms
  • 2 tbsp. flour
  • 1 1/2 cups water
  • 1 tbsp. chicken granules


  • Melt butter or margarine in a small saucepan over medium high heat.
  • Add chopped onion, stir and cook until soft but not brown, about 3-4 minutes.
  • Add chopped mushrooms, stir and cook for 4-5 minutes.
  • Sprinkle flour into saucepan, stir and cook for 2-3 minutes.
  • Slowly stir in the cold water.
  • Bring to boil while stirring.
  • Add chicken granules, stir and boil gently for 5 minutes.
  • Add a little more water if too thick, and granules to your taste.
  • Add meatballs or leftover meats and heat through, gently covering in sauce.

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