Easy & Elegant Tenderloin Roast
Total TimePrep: 10 min. Bake: 45 min. + standing
- 1 beef tenderloin (5 pounds)
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 4 garlic cloves, minced
- 2 teaspoons sea salt
- 1-1/2 teaspoons coarsely ground pepper
- Preheat oven to 425°. Place roast on a rack in a shallow roasting pan. In a small bowl, mix the oil, garlic, salt and pepper; rub over roast.
- Roast until meat reaches desired doneness (for medium-rare, a thermometer should read 135°; medium, 140°; medium-well, 145°), 45-65 minutes. Remove from oven; tent with foil. Let stand 15 minutes before slicing.
Nutrition Facts5 ounces cooked beef: 294 calories, 13g fat (5g saturated fat), 82mg cholesterol, 394mg sodium, 1g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 40g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 5 lean meat, 1/2 fat.
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Nov 21, 2014
Jan 4, 2014
I made this for our Christmas dinner and it turned out absolutely perfect! The rub is outstanding and I will definitely be making this again! Yum!
Dec 26, 2013
Great recipe!My husband loved it as did my kids.I will definitely be using this recipe again!
Dec 30, 2012
I made this for our family Christmas dinner and could not be happier with it! The simple garlic rub was perfect. Served with horseradish cream and sauteed mushrooms. To make the rub I put the whole garlic cloves with the rest of the ingredients in a food processor.
Dec 27, 2012
Made this for Christmas dinner this year. It was wonderful and so easy. Everyone asked for it again even the grandkids.
Dec 25, 2012
This was great and extremely easy.
Nov 28, 2012
Amazing and easy!