Venison Tenderloin with Cabernet Sauce

Recipe by TOOLBELT DIVA
READY IN: 1hr 5mins
SERVES: 6-8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat the oven to 450 degrees F.
  • Rub the venison with garlic and sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  • Put olive oil in a heavy skillet.
  • Add venison and sear over high heat until browned on all sides- about 3 minutes Place in oven and roast until medium-rare; for 16- 20 minutes, turning once.
  • Meanwhile, combine the wine with the vegetables and herbs and bring to a boil.
  • Reduce by half over medium heat- about 8 minutes.
  • Strain out vegetables and discard.
  • In a saucepan, reduce broth by half over high heat- about 7 minutes.
  • Combine all the liquids.
  • When meat is done, remove to cutting board and cover loosely with foil.
  • Pour any fat from the pan and deglaze with the reduced liquids
  • Whisk in the cold butter and add salt and pepper.
  • Spoon a bit of sauce over each meat serving.
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