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Filet Mignon

OnegrecookOnegrecook Posts: 121
edited October 2012 in EggHead Forum
You just can't get steaks like this in most restaurants!

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  • They are 2" thick!
  • jfm0830jfm0830 Posts: 968
    Looks wonderful. Nothing like wrapping a fillet mignon is bacon to give them great flavor. 

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  • TjcoleyTjcoley Posts: 3,453
    jfm0830 said:
    Looks wonderful. Nothing like wrapping a fillet mignon is bacon to give them great flavor. 

    Jim

    +1 on bacon wrapped filet. Great cook.
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  • SkiddymarkerSkiddymarker Posts: 7,363
    Wonderful looking steak, my favorite. Also the only way to have zukes.

    Lately, we have started cooking the seasoned fillet at 225-275 indirect until the internal hits about 115-120.
    Pull it and the setter, open the egg and sear for about 1 min a side for colour. 
    I put my setter on my CI so that it is in the egg and already pretty hot. 
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  • You can't get food like that in any restaurant.  The only things we go out for now are sushi, dim sum, Ethiopian and Indian because it's too much trouble to make but we're closing in on Indian.

    Love the grill marks on the zuchs.

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  • r270bar270ba Posts: 763
    Man those look really good.  Might have to filet this weekend!
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  • nolaeggheadnolaegghead Posts: 17,921

    You can't get food like that in any restaurant.  The only things we go out for now are sushi, dim sum, Ethiopian and Indian because it's too much trouble to make but we're closing in on Indian.

    Love the grill marks on the zuchs.

    Those are some of my favorite ethnic varieties too.
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