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Beef Wellington

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You will simply love Beef Wellington recipe. I bet, once you have this Beef Wellington dish; you will always crave for some more.
  Eye of round 4 Pound
  Instant meat tenderizer 1 Tablespoon
  Softened liverwurst 1⁄2 Pound
  Bourbon 2 Tablespoon
  Chopped mushrooms 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Frozen puff pastry shells 20 Ounce
  Egg yolk 1
  Heavy cream 1 Tablespoon

Moisten 1 (4-lb.) piece eye round of beef all over with water and sprinkle with 1 tablespoon instant meat tenderizer.
Prick well with a sharp-tined fork and roast 40 minutes at 450°.
Remove from oven and cool completely.
Mash 1/2 lb. liverwurst.
Add 2 tablespoons bourbon and mix well.
Stir in 1/2 cup chopped mushrooms.
The mixture should be spreadable.
If not, add 1 tablespoon cream.
Spread liverwurst mixture over entire cooled beef.
On a floured board, roll 2 (10-oz.) pkgs. frozen puff pastry shells, defrosted, into an oblong shape about 1/4-inch thick.
Wrap pastry around beef trim dough and reserve trimmings.
Moisten edges of pastry and enclose beef, pressing dough together to seal.
Cut fancy shapes from pastry trimmings and arrange over pastry-encased beef, first moistening backs of shapes with cold water.
Brush decorated pastry with 1 egg yolk beaten with 1 tablespoon heavy cream and bake 30 minutes at 425°.

Recipe Summary

Main Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 6310 Calories from Fat 3409

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 377 g579.7%

Saturated Fat 130.3 g651.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1345.4 mg448.5%

Sodium 8612.1 mg358.8%

Total Carbohydrates 207 g69.1%

Dietary Fiber 14.7 g58.9%

Sugars 17.4 g

Protein 462 g923.8%

Vitamin A 722.1% Vitamin C 35.8%

Calcium 37.1% Iron 225%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Beef Wellington Recipe