Serves: 2

Fillet Valentino

FG 6 | CC 14

Calories: 350 kcal
Filet valentine lg thumb

  1. Press the crushed peppercorns into the steak
  2. Heat 1tsp oil in a non–stick pan and cook steaks for 2 minutes each side for rare, 3-4 minutes for medium and 5 minutes each side for well done.
  3. Remove from pan and keep warm.
  4. Add 1 tsp oil to the pan and gently fry the garlic for 1 minute.
  5. Stir in the brandy and cook for another minute.
  6. Add the cream and mushrooms and cook for 3 minutes.
  7. Mix the cornflour with a little cold water and add to the pan.
  8. Stir until the sauce thickens.
  9. Return the steaks to the pan and re-heat until sizzling.

Serve with a medium jacket potato - add 6 Checks per person - or mixed green vegetables.