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Classic Beef Wellington

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Classic Beef Wellington is indeed a delight to eat. What I like best is the mixture and flavor of truffles and duck liver with egg yolk I get to taste as I savor this mouth-watering Classic Beef Wellington. It can't get any better!
  Fillet 3 Pound
  Oil 1 Cup (16 tbs) (As Needed)
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
  Butter 1⁄2 Pound
  Flour 3⁄4 Pound
  Salt 1⁄3 Ounce
  Egg yolks 2
  Water 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Pate de foie gras 4 Ounce (Fresh American Duck Liver)
  Truffles 4 Medium, diced
  Egg yolk 1
  Milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)

1) Lightly spread oil on the fillet, then lightly season with salt and pepper. Place in a baking pan and bake in a preheated oven at 450 degrees for 45 minutes.
2) Mix the butter, flour, salt and sugar together. Mix the egg yolks with the water and slowly add them to the dry mixture until dough is formed. Roll the dough until it is the proper size to encircle the fillet.
3) Remove cooked fillet and cover with the pate de foie gras and diced truffles. Place the beef on top of the dough, rolling the dough around the edges of the fillet so that it is completely surrounded.
4) Blend 1 egg yolk with milk and lightly brush on top of the dough. Place in oven for 15 to 20 minutes or until the dough turns a golden brown.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 6904 Calories from Fat 4558

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 512 g787.2%

Saturated Fat 181.6 g908%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1704.3 mg568.1%

Sodium 5848 mg243.7%

Total Carbohydrates 297 g98.9%

Dietary Fiber 17.2 g68.9%

Sugars 7.3 g

Protein 317 g633.6%

Vitamin A 204.2% Vitamin C 23.8%

Calcium 37.3% Iron 129.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Classic Beef Wellington Recipe