Runny gravy...no thanks! how do i make it thicker without using to many syns

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  1. RUTHYJ357

    RUTHYJ357 Gold Member

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    Hello all,
    Im doing a beef dinner today and i want gravy.
    I hate runny gravy, i like it quite thick.
    How can i make it thicker without jepordising my syn budget too much.
    Ta very mooooch

    Ruthy :eatdrink051::thankyou:
     
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    I usually whisk in a little cornflour to thicken it up nicely, 1 syn for a tsp, 3.5 syns for a tablespoon, but then you wouldn't eat the entire thing of gravy so you wouldn't use all 3.5 syns

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    Omg is that all , not so bad then, beats adding more gravy granules hence bumping up the syn value!
    Thanks hun
    Ruthy xxxx
     
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    sliced roast beef in gravy from iceland is free on red and enough gravy for the whole meal. don't be put off that its from iceland and a boil in the bag, it's really tender good quality meat and i'm very fussy with meat!!
     
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    I get the chicken and it's an ideal size portion
     
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