Biscuits and Gravy: a Morning Classic or Dinnertime Favorite?

I was planning a fancy grilled cheese for dinner the other night, (which I will feature later post) when my husband begged me for biscuits and gravy on a Sunday night. So, I quickly whipped up the classic breakfast food. It’s made with simple ingredients, in simple steps and in very little time. This is awesome anytime but especially when are in a time crunch.

I first saw a recipe this simple from the Pioneer Woman and I tweaked it a little to fit within our lifestyle. You will notice that we use Original Almond Milk because about 2 years ago, we quit using Dairy milk. That’s a long story but essentially we were never made to drink it and I’m lactose intolerant. Almond milk has a thicker texture consistent with 2% to whole milk, so it’s a great substitute for any cooking or baking endeavor! Also, always feel free to tweak my recipes for your lifestyle!!!

Homestyle Biscuits with Sausage Gravy

  • Servings: 2-4
  • Time: 30mins
  • Difficulty: easy
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Ingredients

    • 1lb Jimmy Dean Natural Breakfast Sausage
    • 1 Can Homestyle Biscuits
    • 1C Almond Milk
    • 1/3C white flour
    • Seasoning Salt, Salt, Black Pepper
    • Cast Iron Skillet (Click the link listed below to check out the one I use.)

Lodge LCS3 Pre-Seasoned Cast-Iron Chef’s Skillet, 10-inch

Instructions

  1. Brown sausage in cast iron skillet until fully cooked
  2. Meanwhile, bake biscuits in oven
  3. Lower stove heat to medium and sprinkle flour all over cooked sausage while still in skillet
  4. Let the flour absorb for about 3-4 minutes while you stir the sausage until well coated
  5. Stir in milk and bring mixture to a simmer
  6. Add desired amount of salt, pepper and seasoning salt (usually 2 teaspoons)
  7. Stir continuously for about 10-15 until gravy is well blended and has thickened
  8. Slice biscuits in half and pour gravy over them

ENJOY!!!!

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