Coffee Crusted Filet Mignon with a Jalapeno Coffee Reduction Recipe



8 Filet Mignon steaks, 8 oz. each

Dry rub
1/2 cup ground coffee
1/4 cup ground black pepper
2 Tbs garlic powder
1 Tbs kosher salt
1 Tbs brown sugar

1 cup brewed coffee
1 cup beef stock
1 jalapeno pepper, minced
1 Tbs brown sugar
1 Tbs lemon juice
1 Tbs extra virgin olive oil


Spicy and hearty this filet mignon recipe is sure to satisfy the steak and coffee connoisseur(s) in your life who want a little something different for dinner. 



To prepare the steaks: Combine the coffee, black pepper, garlic powder, brown sugar and salt in a bowl. Coat all sides of the steaks with the coffee mixture and let rest for 30 minutes.

To prepare the reduction: Heat a small sauce pan over medium heat and add 1 Tbs extra virgin olive oil. Add the jalapeno and sauté for two minutes. Add the remaining ingredients and simmer until reduce to 1/4 of its original volume.

Prepare the grill for direct high heating. Grill the steaks to desired doneness. Remove the steaks from the grill and let rest for 2-3 minutes before serving. Plate with 1 Tbs of the reduction for each steak.



Calories per serving:

567 calories

Dietary restrictions:

Low Carb Sugar Conscious, Dairy Free, Gluten Free, Wheat Free, Egg Free, Milk Free, Peanut Free, Tree Nut Free, Soy Free, Fish Free, Shellfish Free, Alcohol Free

Daily value:



  • Fat 302g 465%
  • Carbs 63g 21%
  • Saturated 124g 618%
  • Fiber 9g 35%
  • Trans 17g
  • Sugars 29g
  • Monounsaturated 143g
  • Polyunsaturated 15g
  • Protein 374g 748%
  • Cholesterol 1,125mg 375%
  • Sodium 8,119mg 338%
  • Calcium 573mg 57%
  • Magnesium 274mg 69%
  • Potassium 5,423mg 155%
  • Iron 35mg 192%
  • Zinc 61mg 410%
  • Phosphorus 3,368mg 481%
  • Vitamin A 80µg 9%
  • Vitamin C 6mg 9%
  • Thiamin (B1) 1mg 73%
  • Riboflavin (B2) 4mg 242%
  • Niacin (B3) 97mg 485%
  • Vitamin B6 11mg 543%
  • Folic Acid (B9) 120µg 30%
  • Vitamin B12 30µg 502%
  • Vitamin D 2µg 0%
  • Vitamin E 7mg 37%
  • Vitamin K 83µg 104%
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