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Petite Filet with Orzo Pasta Salad

Petite Filet with Orzo Pasta Salad

Date of Post: Apr 25, 2017

Impress Mom with your cooking skills this Mother’s Day! Our Petite Filet with Orzo Pasta Salad will not only keep you at the top of her favorites list, but it is a great entrée all year long!

 

 Ingredients

2 3 oz. Tenderloin Steak

2 oz. Crab Meat

2 tbsp. Balsamic Vinegar

1 c. Orzo Pasta

1/4 Red Onion, Finely Diced

1/2 English Cucumber, Finley Diced

8 Cherry Tomatoes, Quartered

1/4 c. Feta Cheese, Crumbled

1 tbsp. Fresh Oregano, Chopped

1 tsp. Fresh Mint, Chopped

3 tbsp. Red Wine Vinegar 

1/2 c. Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Kosher Salt

Fresh Cracked Pepper

 

­Preparation

1.) In a shallow baking dish, season steaks with kosher salt and fresh cracked pepper.

2.) Toss seasoned steak in olive oil and Balsamic Vinegar to coat and set aside at room temperature

3.) Heat a salted pot of water to a boil

4.) Add orzo to boiling water and cook until al dente (about 3-4 minutes)

5.) Drain orzo and set in fridge to cool 15 minutes

6.) Heat grill to medium high heat and grill steaks 3-4 minutes per side for medium rare

7.) Remove from heat and allow steaks to rest

8.) Remove chilled orzo from fridge and gently stir in remaining ingredients along with ½ cup of extra virgin olive oil

9.) Place desired portion on a plate

10.) Slice steaks thin or leave whole and plate with orzo

11.) Serve immediately

 

Now that you’ve made an entrée sure to impress Mom, share photos of your masterpiece on social media with #FourWindsCasino or by emailing photos to social@fourwindscasino.com. Emailed or tagged photos could be featured on our Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and Google+ pages!


The Culinary Team at Four Winds Casinos is dedicated to the art of preparing and serving delectable dishes. We enjoy sharing recipes with our guests and fans because we know you love our restaurants—which are some of the finest restaurants in New Buffalo, Michigan and the surrounding area. Just a short drive from Chicago and South Bend, Four Winds New Buffalo offers fine dining at Copper Rock Steakhouse, an incomparable Buffet, Southwest Michigan's only Hard Rock Cafe and our popular Timbers Fast Food & Deli.

 

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