Herb-Marinated Tenderloin Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Herb-Marinated Tenderloin Recipe
  • READY IN 4+ hrs

Herb-Marinated Tenderloin

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"Tenderloin (sometimes called filet mignon) is the king of steaks. It's lean, tender, can add any wanted flavor to it and it will absorb it all, and you can cut it with a butter knife. This is expensive though so only cook this once in a while."

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Original recipe makes 2 4-ounce fillets Change Servings
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  • PREP

    20 mins
  • COOK

    8 mins
  • READY IN

    4 hrs 28 mins

Directions

  1. Cut a few 2-inch slits in the side of the fillet; stuff the sage leaves and garlic pieces into the slits. Wrap the thyme sprigs around the fillet. Store in refrigerator to allow the meat to absorb the flavors for 4 to 12 hours.
  2. Preheat an outdoor grill for medium heat; lightly oil the grate. Cut the tenderloin in half and season with salt and pepper.
  3. Cook the fillets 4 to 6 minutes per side, until no longer pink, or to desired doneness.
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Dec 22, 2011

This was actually a pretty good recipe, of course it always depends on the cut of meat you buy, and be sure to bring it up to room temperature before grilling or broiling.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 222 kcal
  • 11%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 1.1 g
  • < 1%
  • Cholesterol
  • 88 mg
  • 29%
  • Fat
  • 8.9 g
  • 14%
  • Fiber
  • 0.2 g
  • < 1%
  • Protein
  • 32.2 g
  • 64%
  • Sodium
  • 260 mg
  • 10%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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