By Traeger Kitchen
Gather your favorite people to try this hearty beef roast that's flooded with full-bodied, hardwood smoke flavor. Traeger is the master of tender meats, and this tenderloin is no exception. Even for Christmas dinner or Sunday dinner, it's simple to make.
6Activating this element will cause content on the page to be updated.
|1 Whole||Beef Steak, Tenderloin|
|1 Bottle||Traeger Prime Rib Rub|
|2/3 Cup||extra-virgin olive oil|
|To Taste||salt and pepper|
|1 Teaspoon||fresh thyme|
|6 Whole||plum tomatoes|
|1 Teaspoon||Thyme, minced|
|2 Tablespoon||balsamic vinegar|
When ready to cook, set the temperature to 450F and preheat, lid closed, for 10 to 15 minutes.
Tuck the thin end of the tenderloin underneath the roast and secure it with butcher's string. Rub the meat with olive oil and season it with the Prime Rib Rub or salt and pepper. Place the meat on a rack in a shallow roasting pan.
1 Whole Beef Steak, Tenderloin
1 Bottle Traeger Prime Rib Rub
2/3 Cup extra-virgin olive oil
To Taste salt and pepper
Roast in the preheated Traeger for 20 minutes. Adjust the heat to 350F. Roast 20 minutes longer, or to desired degree of doneness (130F for rare; 145F for medium; 155F or higher for well-done).
350 ˚F / 177 ˚C
Let rest for 5 minutes before slicing thinly. (If serving cold, thoroughly chill the tenderloin before slicing.) Garnish with sprigs of thyme.
1 Teaspoon fresh thyme
To make the vinaigrette, combine the tomatoes, olive oil, balsamic vinegar, and thyme leaves in a blender jar or food processor; puree until smooth. Season to taste with Traeger Prime Rib Rub or salt and pepper.
6 Whole plum tomatoes
1 Teaspoon Thyme, minced
2 Tablespoon balsamic vinegar
Transfer to a gravy boat and serve with the tenderloin. (Best served the day it's made.)