Tenderloin Tips In Beer

Tenderloin Tips In Beer
Serving Size: 4

2 pounds tenderloin tips
Salt and pepper – to taste
1/2 cup flour
Oil for sauting
1 large onion – sliced
1 Leek – white only, chopped
1 Shallot – finely chopped
2 Garlic cloves – minced
1 can beer – (12 oz.)
1/4 teaspoon thyme
1 Bay leaf
Season tenderloin tips with salt and pepper; shake in bag containing the
flour.

Pour a thin film of oil in skillet and saute the onion, leek, shallot and garlic until tender. Remove saute mixture with a slotted spoon and place in a casserole dish. In the same pan, brown meat on all sides, adding more oil as needed. You may have to do this in 2 or 3 batches. Add browned meat to casserole. Pour half the can of beer into the pan in which the meat was browned. Mix with the pan juices, scraping sides and bottom of pan. Pour this over meat in casserole. Add remaining beer, thyme and bay leaf. Cover tightly and simmer 1 to 1 1/4 hours on top of the stove.
Serves 4 - 6.