Sumptuous homemade gravy

  • Serves 2

  • Preparation 15 mins

  • Cooking 15 mins

Sumptuous homemade gravy
  • Dairy-Free

  • Egg-Free

  • Suitable for Freezing

  • Vegan


  • 40g vegan margarine
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 2 sticks celery, chopped
  • 3 bay leaves
  • 1 tsp English mustard
  • 1 tsp fresh thyme, chopped
  • 1 tsp yeast extract
  • 1 tsp vegetarian Worcestershire sauce
  • 600ml vegetable stock
  • 2 tsp cranberry sauce
  • 2 tbsp vegan port or red wine
  • Black pepper, to taste
  • 1 tbsp wholemeal flour, mixed with 3 tbsp water


  1. Heat the margarine and then gently fry the onion and celery for 5 minutes. Add all of the remaining ingredients except the flour and water mix. Bring the gravy mixture to the boil then add the flour and water mix, stirring vigorously until the gravy thickens. Simmer for 10 minutes.
  2. Remove the bay leaves, then blend. Reheat when required.

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