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Beef Tenderloin Fillets with Green Peppercorn Sauce

Yield Makes 2 servings


  • 2 tablespoons butter or margarine
  • 2 (8-ounce) beef tenderloin fillets
  • 2 cups Marsala wine
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 20 green peppercorns
  • 2 cups whipping cream
  • 1/8 teaspoon Dijon mustard

How to Make It

  1. Melt butter in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add fillets, and cook 6 minutes on each side or to desired degree of doneness. Remove fillets from skillet, and keep warm.

  2. Add wine, broth, and peppercorns to skillet; cook 20 minutes or until liquid is reduced by half. Stir in cream and mustard; cook 20 minutes or until liquid is reduced by half. Return fillets to skillet, and serve warm.