"Oven roasting a whole filet of beef is an impressive, easy and delicious way to serve a crowd during the holiday season. The whole beef tenderloin is spread with soft butter, crusted with cracked rainbow peppercorns, and then baked until your desired doneness. A smooth, creamy and savory roasted garlic sauce is the perfect pair for the tenderloin while serving!" - Taylor from Taylor Takes a Taste
How to Trim a Whole Beef Tenderloin for Roasting Dec 18, 2014 J. Kenji López-Alt Beef tenderloin is the most expensive cut of meat on the steer. At a good butcher or supermarket, a trimmed center-cut tenderloin can run you as much as $25 to $30 per pound! But there are ways to minimize that cost. The best way is to buy the tenderloin whole and untrimmed, bring it home, and trim it yourself.