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Tournedos with Creamed Spinach

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Ingredients

From the pantry:

Preparation

Bring the beef to room temperature and season with salt and pepper.

Preheat a cast-iron skillet over medium-high heat.

Place the spinach in towel and wring out all of the liquid. Separate the spinach with fingers.

Heat another skillet over medium heat and add oil, 2 turns of the pan [1]. Chop 4 large cloves garlic and add them to the skillet; stir 1 minute then add spinach and toss with tongs to combine. Season with salt, pepper and a bit of nutmeg, if you have it in the pantry. Add cream and reduce by half, 5 minutes. Stir in the cheese and let the spinach thicken up a minute or two more.

Cook the steaks in the cast-iron skillet for 2-3 minutes on each side until caramelized. Deglaze the pan [1] with the sherry and remove everything to plates [2], serving 2 tournedos per person. Top each steak with an even mound of creamed spinach and serve with some good wine and chocolate-dipped berries for dessert—and date night is on!