Basil-Butter Steaks with Roasted Potatoes

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 30 min.


4 servings

Updated: Jan. 09, 2024
A few ingredients and 30 minutes are all you’ll need for this incredibly satisfying meal. A simple basil butter gives the steaks a very special taste. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen
Basil-Butter Steaks with Roasted Potatoes Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1 package (15 ounces) frozen Parmesan and roasted garlic red potato wedges
  • 4 beef tenderloin steaks (1-1/4 inches thick and 6 ounces each)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 5 tablespoons butter, divided
  • 2 cups grape tomatoes
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh basil


  1. Bake potato wedges according to package directions.
  2. Meanwhile, sprinkle steaks with salt and pepper. In a 10-in. cast-iron or other ovenproof skillet, brown steaks in 2 tablespoons butter. Add tomatoes to skillet. Bake, uncovered, at 425° until meat reaches desired doneness, 15-20 minutes (for medium-rare, a thermometer should read 135°; medium, 140°; medium-well, 145°).
  3. In a small bowl, combine basil and remaining butter. Spoon over steaks and serve with potatoes.

Nutrition Facts

1 serving: 538 calories, 29g fat (13g saturated fat), 112mg cholesterol, 740mg sodium, 27g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 3g fiber), 41g protein.