Beef Tenderloin With Red Wine Reduction

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 30 mins

Served with Vanilla Carrots. I got this recipe from the Hemispheres Magazine on Continental Airlines, Aug. 2011, pg 136.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place wine, shallots, garlic, and thyme in a saucepan and reduce to almost syrup.
  2. In a separate pan, saute mushrooms, 1 tbsp butter, and sugar until caramelized.
  3. Add stock and reduce by 50 percent.
  4. Pour wine reduction into the mushrooms, remove thyme sprig, add remaining butter and reserve over low heat.
  5. Season beef with salt and pepper.
  6. Sear in oiled pan over high heat for 5 to 7 minutes each side or until medium rare.
  7. Drizzle sauce over tenderloin when serving (can be placed in a ramekin on the plate).