Hamburger Steak and Gravy

Hamburger Steak and Gravy
Hamburger Steak and Gravy

Quick and easy, the Hamburger Steak and Gravy meal is one of my go-to comfort foods.


  • 2 lbs Ground Beef (85/15 for juicy burgers)
  • 1 small onion finely diced/chopped
  • 2 cups beef broth (2 bouillon cubes + 2 cups of water)
  • 4 tbsp butter (not margarine, never!)
  • 4 tbsp of flour (more or less)


  • Prepare the beef broth by adding 2 cups of water and the bouillon cube and heat in the microwave or slowly over medium heat on the stovetop.
  • In a large skillet, heat 2 tbsp of butter and saute the onions until tender. Remove onions to the side for now.
  • Make 6 to 8 patties from the 2 lbs of ground beef. Place in the same large skillet and cook over medium heat until the desired doneness. Remove cooked patties to the side for now.
  • In the same large skillet, add the remaining butter, and flour and stir until all of the flour is incorporated. NOTE: You may have to add more flour or more butter until you get the right consistency.  It should look slightly brown but smooth.
  • Slowly add the beef broth to the roux and stir regularly until the gravy thickens to your desire. 
  • Plate the hamburger steak with hot mashed potatoes and some green veggies, like Green Beans. Top the potatoes and hamburger steak with gravy.

Personal Note:

We use 93/7 Ground Beef for a lower calorie and less fat meal.


If you made it this far, please consider commenting below, subscribing, and also sharing on your social media sites. Most importantly, I ask for your prayers. I write this weekly blog as an outlet in my fight against depression. However, my hope is that something I write here may help others who may be struggling. If you would like to help with my battle against depression, check out my online Etsy store and affiliate links. Most proceeds are donated to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.

If you or someone you know may be contemplating suicide, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or by dialing 988. You may also text HOME to 741741 to reach the Crisis Text Line. In emergencies, call 911, or seek care from a local hospital or mental health provider.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.