Heat butter in large nonstick skillet over medium heat until melted. stir in flour; cook 5 to 7 minutes until mixture is deep brown, stirring often. Whisk in broth until smooth; simmer 3 minutes, stirring often. Reduce heat to medium-low; cook 2 to 3 minutes or until thickened. Stir in bouillon granules and pepper; stirring until combined. Season with salt, as desired.
Cooking Tip: You may substitute homemade beef stock for beef broth.
Nutrition information per serving: 39.6 Calories; 30.6 Calories from fat; 3.4g Total Fat (2.1 g Saturated Fat; 1.1 g Monounsaturated Fat;) 8.7 mg Cholesterol; 133 mg Sodium; 1.9 g Total Carbohydrate; 0.1 g Dietary Fiber; 0.6 g Protein; 0.1 mg Iron; 0.3 mg NE Niacin; 0 mg Vitamin B6; 0 mcg Vitamin B12; 0.1 mg Zinc; 0.8 mcg Selenium; 1.9 mg Choline.