A delicious recipe for gravy to complement your Christmas bird!



  • 2 tblsp flour
  • giblet stock (which can be made the night before using an onion, giblets, black peppercorns, fresh water and carrot, which i leave to simmer for about 1 and a half hours)
  • 1 dsp freshly chopped thyme
  • 0.5 a glass of red wine
  • juices from the turkey's roasting tin


  1. Work the juices from the turkey thoroughly with the flour using the back of a wooden spoon, then add the giblet stock, the red wine and the fresh thyme.
  2. Season with salt and pepper.

Recipe courtesy of Naomi Byrne.