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Easy Biscuits and Gravy

This Biscuits and Gravy recipe couldn't be easier or more delicious! Refrigerated biscuit dough baked to golden, flakey perfection and topped with an ultra creamy and flavorful homemade sausage gravy! 
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time25 mins
Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Keyword: easy, Pillsbury biscuits, sausage
Servings: 8 biscuits
Calories: 507kcal
Author: Jennifer Debth

Ingredients

  • 16.5 oz can Pillsbury Grands biscuits one package should contain 8 biscuits
  • 16 oz roll breakfast sausage we like "hot"
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter
  • 1/4 cup all purpose flour
  • 3 cups milk we use skim
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon dried rosemary
  • 1 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1 teaspoon salt more or less to taste

Instructions

  • Bake biscuits according to package directions while you prepare the gravy.
  • Heat a large skillet (I use a straight edged sauté pan) over medium-high heat.
  • Add sausage and cook, breaking it up as you go, until pork is cooked through, about 5-10 minutes.
  • Transfer cooked sausage to a bowl, set aside.
  • To the same pan, add butter and melt.
  • Whisk the flour into melted butter and cook, whisking continuously, for about 1 minute.
  • Slowly whisk the milk into the pan.
  • Stir in pepper, rosemary, thyme, and salt.
  • Bring the gravy to a simmer while whisking regularly and simmer for 2-5 minutes, or until desired thickness is reached.
Stir in the sausage.
  • Taste and re-season if necessary.
  • Serve with biscuits!

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Notes

*Store gravy and biscuits separately. Storing information is for gravy.

Nutrition

Serving: 1biscuit + 1/8 of the sauce | Calories: 507kcal | Carbohydrates: 36g | Protein: 16g | Fat: 34g | Saturated Fat: 12g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 2g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 66mg | Sodium: 1243mg | Potassium: 394mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 190IU | Vitamin C: 0.4mg | Calcium: 140mg | Iron: 2.9mg