Pork Tenderloin with Creamy Mushroom-Dill Sauce
- Tender medallions of pork tenderloin in a rich and creamy sauce.
- D. Lishus
Serves/Makes:6 or more
- 1-1/2 pounds pork tenderloin, sliced into 6-8 pieces
- 4 tbsp (60 ml). butter
- 12 oz (336 grm). sliced mushrooms
- 1 medium onion, chopped
- salt and pepper, to taste
- 1/2 cup (125 ml) dry white wine
- 1 cup (225 ml) beef broth
- 1 tbsp (15 ml). flour
- 3/4 cup (175 ml) sour cream
- 1 tsp (5 ml). chopped fresh dill, or 1/2 tsp (2 ml). dried
- Flatten pork pieces to about 1/2 inch thick with mallet.
- In large skillet over medium heat, melt 2 tbsp (30 ml). butter and saute mushrooms for 6 to 8 minutes.
- Transfer to bowl and set aside.
- Over medium-high heat, melt the other 2 tbsp (30 ml). butter in same skillet.
- Add the pork and cook 3 or 4 minutes on each side or until slightly browned.
- Add the onion and cook 3 to 4 minutes, or until softened.
- Sprinkle lightly with salt and pepper.
- Pour in the wine and half of the broth.
- Cover; lower heat to medium-low and cook for 15 minutes or until the meat is tender.
- Transfer pork to a serving dish and keep warm.
- Stir flour into skillet and blend with juices left from pork.
- Over medium heat, stir in the rest of the broth and cook, stirring, until the sauce is smooth and thickened.
- Taste and adjust seasoning.
- Stir in sour cream and dill; add mushrooms and heat through (do not boil).
- Serve with pork.
- Incredible flavors and very simple yet elegent.