Poor Man's Filet Mignon

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 20 min
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook: 15 min
  • Yield: 4 servings
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1 pound ground beef, formed into 1/4-pound patties

House Seasoning, to taste, recipe follows

4 slices bacon

House Seasoning:

1 cup table salt

1/4 cup pepper

1/4 cup garlic powder


  1. Preheat broiler.
  2. Make 4 round fillet-like patties with the ground meat. Season well with House Seasoning. Cook bacon but remove from pan before bacon turns hard and crispy. Wrap fillets with bacon and secure with toothpicks. Place fillets on sheet pan lined with aluminum foil. Broil about 7 to 10 minutes or until desired doneness is achieved.

House Seasoning:

  1. Mix the ingredients together and store in an air-tight container for up to 6 months. Use as a seasoning on meat and when cooking vegetables.
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