How to Cook Christmas Mushroom Turkey Gravy

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Dec. 17, 2014

An excellent gravy dish that is extremely flavorful. Goes very well with meat.


Turkey drippings 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Mushroom 12 , thinly sliced
Flour 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Water 3 Cup (48 tbs)
Freshly ground pepper 1 Tablespoon



1. Prepare the slurry by mixing together water with the flour. Set it aside.


2. Heat drippings in the same pan in which the turkey was cooked. Saute mushrooms in the drippings and let them cook.

3. Season with freshly ground black pepper.

4. Deglaze the pan with red wine and continue to cook until the mushrooms are tender.

5. Shake and add the slurry. Bring everything to boil and let everything cook together.


6. Empty the gravy to a gravy bowl and serve it with meat of your choice.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 410Calories from Fat 323

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 36 g55.4%

Saturated Fat 16 g80%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 199 mg8.29%

Total Carbohydrates 19 g6.3%

Dietary Fiber 1 g4%


Protein 4 g8%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet