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Pork medallions with port and blueberry sauce
Pork medallions with port and blueberry sauce

Pork medallions with port and blueberry sauce

Preparation 5 minutes
Cooking time 20 minutes
Servings 4


  • 30 ml (2 tbsp) sugar
  • 30 ml (2 tbsp) distilled vinegar
  • 300 ml (1 1/4 cup) demi-glace or 600 ml (2 1/2 cups) veal stock reduced to half
  • 60 ml (1/4 cup) port
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 250 ml (1 cup) blueberries
  • 15 ml (1 tbsp) vegetable oil
  • 15 ml (1 tbsp) butter
  • 800 g (1 3/4 lb) pork tenderloin, trimmed and cut into 100 g (3 1/2 oz) medallions


  1. Preheat the oven to 190°C (375°F).
  2. In a saucepan, heat the sugar and the vinegar over medium-high heat.
  3. Monitor the boiling liquid closely, without stirring, until the syrup turns amber.
  4. Add the demi-glace and port.
  5. Simmer slowly and reduce until desired consistency.
  6. Adjust the seasoning.
  7. Add the blueberries at the last minute.
  8. Meanwhile, in a skillet, heat the oil and butter over medium-high heat.
  9. Season the medallions with salt and pepper. 
  10. Once the butter foams well, sear the meat on each side.
  11. Place the medallions on a baking sheet.
  12. Place in the oven and cook for 15 to 17 minutes for rosy perfection.
  13. Remove from the oven and cover with aluminum foil.
  14. Let rest for about 5 minutes.
  15. Place the medallions on plates.
  16. Top with sauce. 
  17. Serve with buttered noodles and steamed broccoli.
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