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Pan Roasted Filet with red wine reduction

Recipe provided by the Certified Angus Beef® brand

An aromatic French rub adds incredible flavor to Pan Roasted Filet with Red Wine Reduction Sauce. Make this elegant recipe for a special dinner for two.

Serves 2


2 Certified Angus Beef® filet steaks, cut 1 1/4 to 1 1/2 inches thick
1 tablespoon dry thyme
1/2 tablespoon crushed dry tarragon
1/2 tablespoon crushed dry chives
1/2 tablespoon cracked black pepper
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon olive oil
1 tablespoon diced onion
1 teaspoon chopped garlic
1/4 cup red wine
1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
1 tablespoon butter
1 tablespoon chopped parsley
Salt and pepper to taste

  1. Pre-heat oven to 350ºF.
  2. Prepare French Rub by combining thyme, tarragon, chives, pepper and salt.
  3. Heat oil in a heavy non-stick skillet over medium-high heat. Season steaks with French Rub and sear for 1 to 2 minutes on each side.
  4. Place in the oven and cook for about 5 minutes or until desired doneness. Allow steaks to rest.
  5. After removing steaks from pan, add onion and garlic; cook for 2 minutes on low heat. Whisk in wine and mustard; reduce by 2/3. Swirl butter in pan to melt. Remove from heat; add parsley and season to taste. Serve over steak.