Blue Cheese Beef Tenderloin

Featured by Midnight Cellars in the Gold Wine Club.
Blue Cheese Beef Tenderloin

Description

Juicy and succulent, this tenderloin is flavorful and when cooked just right, is a perfect main course for any night of the week! Pair it with a glass, or two, of Midnight Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon.

Yield: 4
Prep Time: 45 Minutes
Cook Time: 60 Minutes

Ingredients


• 1 (3 lb.) whole beef tenderloin
• ½ cup teriyaki sauce
• ½ cup red wine
• 2 cloves garlic, chopped
• 4 ounces blue cheese, crumbled
• 1/3 cup mayonnaise
• 2/3 cup sour cream
• 1 ½ tsp. Worcestershire sauce

Instructions


Place beef in a shallow dish. Combine teriyaki sauce, red wine and garlic; pour over beef. Allow beef to marinate in refrigerator for 30 minutes. Preheat oven to 450 degrees. Place tenderloin on broiler pan, and cook in preheated oven for 15 minutes. Reduce heat to 375 degrees, and cook for 30 to 40 more minutes, or to desired doneness.

Allow to set for 10 minutes before slicing. In a saucepan over low heat, combine blue cheese, mayonnaise, sour cream and Worcestershire sauce. Stir until smooth; serve over sliced tenderloin.



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