Classic Beef Tenderloin with Cranberry Drizzle

A few simple ingredients combine to make an impressive meal! Tenderloin Roast is cooked alongside onions and Brussels Sprouts while an easy cranberry sauce simmers away.

  • 1 hr
    45 min
  • 12
    SERVINGS
  • 370
    Cal
  • 30 g
    Protein

Ingredients & Cooking

Ingredients:

  • 1 beef Tenderloin Roast Center-Cut (about 2 to 3 pounds)
  • 2 pounds cipollini onions, peeled
  • 2 pounds small Brussels sprouts, trimmed
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1-1/4 teaspoons salt, divided
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh thyme
  • 1 tablespoon pepper
Sauce:
  • 1/3 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 3 tablespoons finely chopped shallots
  • 1 can (16 ounces) whole berry cranberry sauce

Cooking:

  1. Heat oven to 425°F. Combine onions, Brussels sprouts, oil and 1 teaspoon salt on metal baking pan; toss to coat. Set aside.

  2. Combine thyme and pepper; reserve 1 teaspoon thyme mixture for sauce. Press remaining thyme mixture evenly onto all surfaces of beef roast.

  3. Place roast on rack in shallow roasting pan. Insert ovenproof meat thermometer so tip is centered in thickest part of beef. Do not add water or cover. Place vegetables in oven with roast. Roast beef in 425°F oven 35 to 45 minutes for medium rare; 45 to 50 minutes for medium doneness. Roast vegetables 45 to 50 minutes or until tender and lightly browned.

  4. Meanwhile, prepare sauce. Combine vinegar and shallots in small saucepan; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer 3 minutes. Stir in cranberry sauce; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer 6 minutes to blend flavors, stirring occasionally. Remove from heat; stir in reserved 1 teaspoon thyme mixture and remaining 1/4 teaspoon salt. Keep warm.

  5. Remove roast when meat thermometer registers 135°F for medium rare; 145°F for medium. Transfer roast to carving board; tent loosely with aluminum foil. Let stand 15 to 20 minutes. (Temperature will continue to rise about 10° to 15°F to reach 145°F for medium rare; 160°F for medium.)

  6. Carve roast into slices; season with salt, as desired. Serve with vegetables and sauce.

Nutrition Information

Butcher Counter

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The most tender beef roast that is well known for being lean and succulent. Easy to carve with its fine texture.

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