;
Jug of gravy with Christmas lights

Christmas gravy recipes

14 Recipes

From fruity favourites to boozy boats

Make-ahead madeira gravy

5

(1 rating)

Serve this vegetarian gravy as is, or use it as a base for a turkey gravy. If you don’t have any madeira, swap it out for the same quantity of dry sherry...
  • 50 mins
  • Easy

Make-ahead Prosecco & wild mushroom gravy

4

(1 rating)

Add some sparkle to this rich gravy in the form of a dash of Prosecco, to intensify the flavour. Get ahead of the game and make your gravy in advance
  • 1 hour and 50 mins
  • More effort

Turkey & chestnut gravy

0

(0 ratings)

Make this rich turkey and chestnut gravy to accompany your Christmas dinner. If you use goose fat or butter, it can be made ahead, chilled and frozen
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Easy turkey gravy

0

(0 ratings)

This simple gravy compliments delicately flavoured turkey meat and is quick enough to make at the last minute
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Tasty make-ahead gravy

5

(1 rating)

Make the base for this gravy up to two days ahead, then simply add your roasted meat juices and heat before serving
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Sticky Port gravy

4.77778

(9 ratings)

This full-flavoured, festive gravy can be made in advance - our secret ingredients of soy sauce and dried mushrooms add a deep hit of 'umami', or savouriness, to complement a roast
  • 1 hour and 55 mins
  • Easy

No-stress gravy

5

(2 ratings)

Take the stress out of Christmas dinner prep with our easy five-ingredient gravy. Prep it on the day or make ahead and keep in the freezer until needed
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Homemade gravy

3.666665

(3 ratings)

A rich sauce for roast poultry - use chicken wings, bacon and white wine for added flavour
  • 2 hours and 25 mins
  • Easy

Gravy for the Christmas turkey

3.8

(5 ratings)

This simple recipe uses white wine for a pale, light gravy, but it can also be made with red wine or Port for a richer flavour
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Date & red wine sauce

4.1

(20 ratings)

This red wine sauce from Gordon Ramsay makes the perfect accompaniment to a Christmas goose
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Easy red wine gravy

3.666665

(6 ratings)

Christmas just wouldn't be the same without a full and flavoursome gravy on the table
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Healthy gravy

1

(1 rating)

Serve this healthy, low-fat gravy with Sunday lunch, bangers and mash, or even with turkey on Christmas Day. It can be frozen, too, if you want to make it ahead
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Proper turkey gravy

4

(1 rating)

This simple Christmas gravy can be made a few days ahead or you can freeze it for up to a month
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy

Umami gravy

0

(0 ratings)

This gravy packs a real punch, and goes perfectly with roast beef for Sunday lunch. Make a big batch and freeze leftovers ready for the next roast
  • 32 mins
  • Easy
Want to receive regular food and recipe inspiration?