Caprese grilled filet mignon

Date Added : 11/04/2020


four 6-8 oz filets

kosher salt and freshly ground pepper

olive oil

1-2 roma tomatoes, sliced about ¼ inch thick (you'll need eight slices)

About 4 oz fresh mozzarella, cut into four slices

About eight fresh basil leaves

balsamic vinegar


Season filets with salt and pepper and lightly brush with olive oil. Heat grill to high. Place steaks on grill, reduce heat to medium. Cover and cook for 5 minutes. Flip and cook for an additional 5 minutes. Reduce to low, top with one tomato slice, one basil leaf, one slice mozzarella, another basil leaf, and another slice of tomato. Close the cover and grill for another 3-5 minutes or to desired doneness.
Remove to a platter, let rest for at least 5 minutes, drizzle with olive oil and balsamic vinegar before serving.