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RecipeSavants.com What could be more tempting than a succulent Filet Mignon? How about one that is wrapped in savory bacon! This recipe elevates the classic beef dish with the smoky sweetness of bacon. Sear the filets in a little butter & oil, wrap them in bacon, and bake them for 10 minutes. It is simple, quick, and makes an elegant dish. Smart Recipes, European Recipes, Beef,Pork Recipes, Recipes Beef,Pork European Bacon Wrapped Petite Fillet Mignon PT25M Serves 4 Ingredients: 4 Fillet Mignon Steaks 3 Tablespoons Salt & Freshly Ground Black Pepper 8 Slices Thin Bacon 0.25 Cup Extra-Virgin Olive Oil 0.25 Cup Butter Preheat the oven to 450 degrees. Season each steak generously with salt & pepper on each side. Wrap with a strip of bacon secured with a toothpick. In a large cast-iron skillet over medium-high heat, add butter and oil and heat until sizzling. Add the steaks and sear until golden brown, 1-2 minute on each side. Transfer the skillet to the oven and bake for 8-10 minutes, for a perfect medium rare. Remove from the oven and rest for 5 minutes.
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