Pork Tenderloin with Vegetables

Southern Living
4 servings


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2 fennel bulbs
3 large portobello mushroom caps
1 (1 3/4- to 2-pound) package pork tenderloins, trimmed
1/4 cup olive oil, divided
1/2 tablespoon salt
3 tablespoons coarsely ground black peppercorns, divided
1 pint whipping cream
1/2 cup dry sherry


Trim base from fennel bulbs; cut bulbs into fourths, discarding fronds. Cut mushroom caps in half.

Brown tenderloins in 2 tablespoons hot oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat 4 to 5 minutes on each side.

Place pork in a shallow roasting pan; sprinkle with salt and 1 1/2 tablespoons pepper. Top with fennel and mushrooms; drizzle with remaining 2 tablespoons oil.

Bake at 475° for 35 to 40 minutes or until meat thermometer inserted into thickest portion registers 160°. Transfer to a serving platter.

Cook whipping cream, sherry, and remaining 1 1/2 tablespoons pepper in a saucepan over low heat, stirring mixture constantly, until thoroughly heated; serve over pork and vegetables.

Prep: 15 min., Bake: 40 min., Cook: 5 min.

Created date

December 2001