Angus Beef Filet with Potatoes Au Cru

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Oct. 04, 2012


Beef filet 2 Medium
Olive oil 1 Teaspoon
Salt 1 Teaspoon
Pepper 1 Pinch
Butter 2 Tablespoon
Purple potatoes 1 Cup (16 tbs) , peeled and halved
Cognac 1 Ounce
Demi glace 1 Cup (16 tbs)



1. Bring the meat to room temp.

2. Season beef filets with salt and pepper.


3. In a pan melt butter and sear filet on both sides.

4. Place it in the oven until it is brown and crispy.

5. Saute purple potatoes in olive oil.

6. Deglaze pan with cognac and add a little demi glace.

7. Add butter and the steaks and into the pan to immerse.


8. On a serving plate, place the filets, spoon over the cooked sauce, top with the potatoes and garnish with parsley.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 30 Minutes
Ready In: 30 Minutes
Servings: 2

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 722Calories from Fat 403

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 45 g69.2%

Saturated Fat 20 g100%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 1372 mg57.17%

Total Carbohydrates 27 g9%

Dietary Fiber 6 g24%

Sugars 4 g

Protein 43 g86%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet