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Pan Seared Filet Mignon
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Pan seared filet mignon topped with a vermouth and brandy sauce.

Rating:
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Makes 4 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 314.6
Total Carbs 4.8 g
Dietary Fiber 0.0 g
Sugars 0.0 g
Total Fat 9.7 g
Saturated Fat 3.7 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.4 g
Potassium 0.6 mg
Protein 27.6 g
Sodium 174.3 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1/2 Fat , 4 Meat
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Servings
Ingredients

16 oz  filet mignon, lean
1 1/2 oz  green peppercorns
3 tbsp  black peppercorns
0 1/2 cup  vermouth
0 1/2 cup  beef broth
0 1/2 cup  brandy
Directions
  1. Cut off any excess fat from steaks. Firmly push peppercorns into surface of steaks.
  2. Heat a medium frying pan over medium-high heat. Lay steaks in pan and cook 1 minute per side. Lower heat to medium-low and cook 4 minutes per side or until preferred degree of doneness. Arrange steaks on a serving platter and reserve.
  3. Lay steaks in pan and cook 1 minute per side. Lower heat to medium-low and cook 4 minutes per side or until preferred degree of doneness. Arrange steaks on a serving platter and reserve.
  4. Pour vermouth and broth into pan and let boil. Cook 4 minutes or until liquid is reduced to half the amount. Scrape up any browned bits off the bottom of the pan. Mix in brandy and let boil.
  5. Cook 4 minutes or until liquid is reduced by half again. Spoon sauce over steaks.

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