Bacon Embraced Steak

Servings 4 servings


  • 4 thick-cut beef filet mignons
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 4 slices black pepper bacon
  • Wooden toothpicks


  • Preheat outdoor or indoor grill to MEDIUM-HIGH or use oven broiler.
  • Evenly season filet mignons on all sides with salt, pepper and garlic powder then carefully wrap each in a slice of bacon and secure with a toothpick.
  • Grill (or broil) filet mignons for 3 to 7 minutes* per side (depending on thickness) or until they reach desired level of doneness.
  • *LEANNE’S NOTE: If bacon doesn’t fully cook or become crisp, you can quickly sear the sides on the grill or in a pan.


SERVING SUGGESTION: Steamed broccoli rabe and Faux-Tay-Toes (steam cauliflower till tender; drain; mash with a little ghee or coconut oil and salt and pepper to taste till you get a mashed potatoes texture). NUTRITION: per serving: 320 Calories; 26g Fat; 20g Protein; 1g Carbohydrate; trace Dietary Fiber; 76mg Cholesterol; 619mg Sodium. Exchanges: 0 Grain(Starch); 2 1/2 Lean Meat; 3 1/2 Fat. Points: 9
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