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Boyfriend Bait Beef Stroganoff

Boyfriend Bait Beef Stroganoff

Rated as 4.06 out of 5 Stars
Recipe By:Simply American
"Every woman needs a secret, killer recipe for the first time she cooks for a guy. May I offer this proven recipe? Serve over noodles or white rice."


  • 1 1/2 pounds beef tenderloin, well trimmed, meat cut bite-sized pieces (about 1-inch square)
  • 4 tablespoons butter
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped shallots
  • 2 1/2 cups sliced mushrooms
  • 2 cups canned beef broth
  • 3 teaspoons cornstarch
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard


  1. Over medium high heat, gently cook beef tenderloin in 2 tablespoons of butter for about 2 minutes, until just seared on all sides. You will still be able to see red. Remove from pan and set aside in a rimmed dish or baking sheet so that you collect the juices.
  2. Return the pan to medium-high heat and cook the shallots and mushrooms in remaining butter until soft and wilted, about 5 minutes. Mix cornstarch into cold beef broth, whisk to blend. Pour into pan, and stir together with shallots and mushrooms until thickened, two or three minutes.
  3. Add sour cream and mustard, stir to blend. Add beef and juices from dish; stir over medium just till warmed through. Salt to taste.