Monday, November 12, 2007

Manic Monday

This Week's Theme: Gravy

A favorite family breakfast at our home are biscuits and chocolate gravy. If you ask my kids (especially my daughter) what she wants for breakfast she'll answer quickly "chocolate gravy"! Here's the recipe for those of you who have never had or made chocolate gravy. It's a really quick and easy, delicious breakfast.
Chocolate Gravy
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3 tbs cocoa
  • 2 cups of water or milk (I use 1c milk and 1c water)
  • 1/3 cup flour
  • pinch of salt
Mix dry ingredients together in bowl. Add water (or milk) to pan over medium heat. Slowly stir in dry ingredients. Cook until desired thickness stirring frequently. Serve over hot buttered biscuits.

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tegdirb92 said...

I MUST try that!! It looks so good!! What a delicious gravy post! Have a wonderful Monday, Tish!

Deb said...

OH NO You didnt just post chocolate gravy! YUM@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@

Ugh Monday Monday! Not too bad. I didnt post My ” Manic Monday gravy post”. I have laundry to do , but Im stuck at the PTA basekt bingo ticket table tomorrow morning!

Hope you had a great weekend, and have a good week! Come stop by my blog for Tackle Tuesday, Wordless Wednesday, Thursday Thursday, and Freaky Friday!

Titania Starlight said...

OMG! My arteries just got clogged and my blood sugar is in the danger zone! that is some decadent stuff. :o)

Sandee (Comedy +) said...

Good, now Mo will know what that chocolate gravy was this morning. Well, now I know too. First I ever hard of it. Have a great MM. :)

Jamie said...

It is amazing the things I learn on MM. Chocolate gravy mentioned twice when I didn't know it existed before. Thanks for the recipe.

maggie said...

omg. yummmmo !

I want some

Stella said...

that looks unbelievably delicious!

Roger said...

Hey that sounds like a sugar coma about to happen lol but I would try it! :D

Neila said...

Ohhhhhhh myyyyy! This chocolate gravy thing is new to me! I had no idea, but I will tell you this - I can't wait to try it! Yum-o!! Thanks for the recipe!!!!

Shelia said...

Yuckers!! I hate chocolate! But as a cook, it looks really smooth, so I can at least appreciate that.

Desert Songbird said...

You and Mo must have been on the same wavelength...

Mommatude said...

I love it-I havent made it in quite a few years and doubt I know where my recipeeven is so thank you so much for posting one!!!YAY!!!

Janna said...

I've heard of sausage gravy on biscuits.
I've heard of chocolate sauce on cream puffs.
But I've never heard chocolate sauce referred to as "gravy",
And I've never seen it poured over biscuits.

Thanks for the learning experience!

Mimi Lenox said...

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Stine said...

MMM - never mind the kids - I'll have some of that!

Akelamalu said...

You shouldn't oughta have done that - I'm starting my diet today! :(

Ian Thomas Healy said...

It's like a liquid version of Calvin's Chocolate Frosted Sugar Bombs.


Sarge Charlie said...

i think i like that, thanks for you nice comment on my vet day post

Empress Bee (of the High Sea) said...

oh yum!!! anything chocolate sounds good to me!

smiles, bee

the teach said...

The best gravy of them all -- chocolate gravy!!

Happy MM!

Gattina said...

I am not a big fan of gravies !

But if you want to read a hilarious story which happened to us yesterday (in Egypt) then read my post tomorrow ! I only say one word : Call boys

Mags said...

Now, this is a better kind of chocolate gravy than Mo talked about today. This one's yummy!

Matt-Man said...

Call me strange but that reminds me of something I just cant comment about. Cheers!!

Alice - I Was Born2Cree8 said...

Oh maaaaaaan, how can you eat that and not be 350 pounds?? That sounds soooooo good. Is it Baking Powder biscuits you use?? Or what kind?? I may one day get the chance to feed this to other people so I can eat some without eating the whole thing by myself... and I likely would. How much does it make?? Would it go good on ice cream or other things?? Chocolate sauce on everything, haha.

Reba @ Reba's Run said...

WHOOF!! Chocolate gravy sounds even better than beef gravy or chicken gravy... BARK! I wanna come eat at your house!

Travis said...

I'll have some chocolate gravy over two scoops of ice cream with some whipped cream, nuts, and a cherry.

Happy MM!

Amazing Gracie said...

Absolute YUM!!! Never heard of it, obviously never tried it, but it's CHOCOLATE! THe nectar of the gods...
It's got to be divine!

katherine. said...

this could be yummy....I am copying it...

Linda said...

Oh! So this is what Mo was talking about when he wrote that post about chocolate gravy! Well, that doesn't sound so bad as long as you don't put it over sausage gravy!

Mo said...

GOOD GRAVY, now I've seen it all.
An actual recipe for the stuff.
I'll be darned.

Love ya!


Lori said...

OK, that sounds totally gross but if it has chocolate, it cant be all bad:)