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Cake Gravy

Cake Gravy

Seriously addicting… this Cake Gravy is sweet, creamy and utterly delicious over almost anything you can think of! But especially CAKE!

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword Cake Gravy
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 8 servings
Author Amanda Rettke


  • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup milk
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon almond extract


  1. In saucepan add flour, salt and sugar and whisk until combined.
  2. Pour in your milk and heat over medium heat until it starts to thicken, about 3-5 minutes.
  3. Remove from heat and add in your butter and extracts and stir until butter is melted.
  4. Set aside to cool slightly and thicken a bit.
  5. Pour over sweet breads, bundt cakes, pound cakes, etc.

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