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Biscuit and Gravy Ring

This Biscuit and Gravy Ring is a great new twist on classic biscuits and gravy. It is the perfect skillet dish to take to your next family breakfast or brunch. Easy to make, easy to take.

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Biscuit and Gravy Ring Ingredients

Key to Success #1 – Let’s Talk Gravy

Around here, we like our gravy to be meaty and peppery.

This recipe uses a full pound of breakfast sausage. You can go either hot or mild but I don’t suggest an extra lean sausage.

You’re going to want some grease in the pan when you make your gravy.

Biscuit and Gravy Ring Ready for Baking

The key to a smooth and creamy gravy is the stirring!

Make sure you stir your gravy the whole time it’s cooking.

I like to use a small wire whisk when I’m making gravy. A wooden spoon would also work well.

Biscuit and Gravy Ring

Key to Success #2 – How About Some Biscuits?

You can use any flavor/variety of biscuits you like but I’d suggest a “Grands” variety that has 8 larger biscuits in the can.

This will give you 16 halves and that was perfect for making the ring around the skillet.

And I should mention that you’ll need a big skillet. I recommend at least a 12-inch skillet for this recipe.

I prefer cast iron but any skillet will work as long as it’s oven-safe.

Biscuit and Gravy Ring

Make sure your biscuits are touching when you make your ring. This will help keep the gravy in the center of the ring when the biscuits bake up.

If you’d like, you can brush an egg wash on your biscuits before adding the gravy to the center of your biscuit ring.

This will help add a lovely golden color to your biscuits.

Biscuit and Gravy Ring served in a cast iron skillet

Key to Success #3 – Serve It Up

This Biscuit and Gravy Ring is wonderful served with scrambled eggs.

It’s a hearty dish that even the big men will love.

Since the biscuits and gravy are served in one dish, it’s perfect for making at home or taking to a family breakfast or brunch.

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Biscuit and Gravy Ring in Cast Iron Skillet

Biscuit and Gravy Ring

A fresh new twist on a classic breakfast dish! This Biscuit and Gravy Ring is perfect for brunch too. Easy to make, easy to take. 
4.74 from 19 votes
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Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes
Servings: 8 servings
Calories: 459kcal
Author: Jennifer


  • 1 lb pork breakfast sausage hot or mild
  • 1/3 cup all-purpose flour
  • 3 cups milk
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 2 tsp black pepper freshly ground
  • 1 can refrigerated biscuit dough
  • egg wash 1 egg + 1 tsp water, optional


  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Grease 10″ oven-proof skillet.
  • In medium skillet, brown sausage over medium heat until cooked through. Sprinkle flour over sausage and cook for about 1 minute. Slowly add milk, stirring constantly. Bring mixture to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer until gravy is very thick, about 5 minutes. Remove from heat
  • Cut biscuits in half then roll the dough into balls. Place balls around the perimeter of greased skillet to form a ring. Make sure sides of biscuits are touching. Brush on egg wash (optional). Pour gravy into the center of the ring.
  • Bake 20-25 minutes until biscuits are golden brown. Serve warm. 


Serving: 1grams | Calories: 459kcal | Carbohydrates: 37g | Protein: 16g | Fat: 28g | Saturated Fat: 8g | Cholesterol: 51mg | Sodium: 1090mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 7g
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