Bacon-Wrapped Beef Medallions with Smoked Paprika Butter

Ingredients

  • 4 beef tenderloin steaks, 1 1/2 inches thick
  • 4 slices bacon
  • Olive oil
  • Kosher salt
  • Freshly ground pepper

Spicy Smoked Paprika Butter

  • 1 stick unsalted butter (1/2 cup) at room temperature
  • 1 tablespoon smoked sweet paprika
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon chipotle chili powder (or substitute with cayenne pepper)
  • 1/2 teaspoon powdered cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • Salt to taste

Preparation

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