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Roast Beef with caramelized shallots Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Connie Pilsbury
Added: Tuesday, November 7, 2006

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
5 3/4 lbs. boneless rib eye roast
(with fat), tied, if desired
Coarse salt and ground pepper
2lbs shallots peeles and halved if large
2 tsp. light brown sugar
2 tsp. balsamic vinegar
1 c cup dry red wine
2 tbsp. Dijon mustard

Directions:
Directions:
1. Preheat oven to 500. Season beef with salt and pepper. Place in a large roasting pan; roast until golden brown, about 30 minutes.

2. Reduce oven temperature to 325. Place shallots around beef; roast until an instant-read thermometer inserted into thickest part of beef registers 130 for medium-rare, 1 to 1 1/4 hours more, turning shallots with tongs after about 30 minutes.

3. Transfer beef to a platter; tent loosely with foil. Transfer shallots to a shallow bowl (continue cooking if not golden brown). Toss with sugar and vinegar; season with salt and pepper. Cover with foil to keep warm.

4. Pour off fat from pan. Add wine; cook over medium heat until syrupy, scraping bottom of pan, 2 to 4 minutes. Add 2 cups water; cook until reduced by half, 4 to 8 minutes. Strain into a small bowl; whisk in mustard and any accumulated juices from beef. Season with salt and pepper; serve with beef and shallots.

Note: To prepare the shallots, slice off stem ends with a sharp paring knife, and peel back skins.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
10-12
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
30 minutes

 

 

 

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