Whole Roasted Filet of Mignon

Whole Roasted Filet Of Mignon Recipe

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Eddie Szczerba

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@chefed60

With the price of this expensive cut of beef being so high it's a sure bet to roast it this way in your oven!!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
8-12
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

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1
4-5 pound trimmed and tied fillet mignon
1 stick
butter, unsalted room temperature
1 1/2 tsp
kosher salt
1 tsp
fresh ground black pepper
2-3
bay leaves
1 can(s)
beef broth, reduced sodium 12oz.
1/2 can(s)
water

How to Make Whole Roasted Filet of Mignon

Step-by-Step

  • 1Heat the oven to 500 degrees.
    Rub the butter all over the roast then sprinkle generously with the salt and pepper.
  • 2Cook the roast for 20-25 minutes for rare.
    30 for medium rare.
    Longer for well done,about 40-45 minutes. Why anyone would want it that way is beyond me!
  • 3Whe it's done to your liking,remove it from the pan and cover it in another pan with foil poking a few holes in the foil to allow the steam to escape.
    Return the original roasting pan to the stove top,add the beef stock and water,bay leaves and bring to a rapid boil,scraping the bottom to get the drippings into your sauce.
    Strain the liquid into a saucepan,remove the bay leaves and thicken with a slurry until it just runs clear on your spoon. You have just made au jus for your roast!
  • 4Now you can serve,slice the roast in 2inck thick slices,plate with au jus first,then the beef on top an your choice of sides! Enjoy! :)

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About Whole Roasted Filet of Mignon

Course/Dish: Beef, Gravies, Roasts
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids




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