With that as background, the scribes retired from threatening skies for redeye gravy
, grits, barbeques and ribs, and all sorts of southern cooking.
Some gravies, like the traditional redeye gravy of the American South, are thin.
One of the best thin gravies for savoring a thick slice of generously buttered home-baked bread is redeye gravy, a kind of sopping sauce.
"Al, Lum has made some redeye gravy
to go with her famous biscuits."
"On Christmas morning we gather for family prayer and a good, downhome Christmas morning breakfast of fresh fuits, juices, country ham, redeye gravy
and grits and hot biscuits.