Shallot Pan Gravy

INGREDIENTS

  • 4 Shallots
  • 3 oz. Flour
  • 1 Stalk Rosemary
  • 1 Stalk Sage
  • 4 oz. Butter
  • Pan Drippings from Turkey
  • 32 oz Turkey Stock

KITCHEN TOOLS

  • Chef’s Knife
  • Wire Whisk
  • Medium Sauce Pan

PREP & COOKING INSTRUCTIONS

PREP TIME: 5 MINUTES - COOK TIME: 10 MINUTES

STEP 1: Peel Shallots and dice, set aside. Chop rosemary and sage, and set aside. Heat butter in sauce pan over medium heat.

STEP 2: Add diced shallots to melted butter. Season generously with salt and sauté until caramelized.

STEP 3: Add pan drippings and herbs. Slowly add flour while whisking quickly to incorporate.

STEP 4: Whisk until clumps are gone. Add Turkey stock.

STEP 5: Simmer on low for 10-20 minutes to reduce and thicken up gravy.

STEP 6: Season with salt and pepper to taste.

WINE PAIRING

A great holiday wine is Lambrusco. Most Lambrusco is produced in the Emilia-Romangna region of Italy. Look for a frizzante, which is slightly sparkling. While Lambrusco is red it is light and effervescent and pairs well with holiday meals.

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