Recipe Basic Roux Yield: 1 cup Ingredients 1 cup vegetable oil 1 cup flour Essence Directions In a large pot, heat the oil. When the oil is almost smoking, whisk in the flour. Cook the roux for 12-15 minutes, stirring constantly for a dark roux. SHOP Emeril Appliances Check out the small appliances in the Emeril Store. See All Appliances Watch Emeril "On the Menu" on TNT See Emeril on the new TNT series, "On the Menu" Fridays 8/7 c Sneak Peek Recipe Details Source: Emeril Live EM1A36E Dish Type: Sauces Similar Recipes Basic Brown Stock Consomm… Duck And Wild Mushroom Gumbo Basic Red Sauce Emeril's Basic Tomato Sauce Basic Red Sauce Basic Roux Basic Marinara Sauce Basic Tomato Sauce Anthony's Basic Tomato Sauce Reviews View the discussion thread.