September 29th, 2007

Bub’s Rub for Beef Tenderloin Roast

Bub’s Rub
Enough for 1 – 4 lb.
Beef Tenderloin Roast

1 T. of each of the following:
Dried Rosemary
Ground Mustard
Dried Oregano
Cumin
Basil
Paprika
Garlic Powder
Onion Powder

1 tsp. of each of the following:
Ground Red Pepper
Black Pepper
Salt

With a mortar and pestle, combine
rosemary and salt.  Grind until
fine.  Combine all other ingredients
in another container, also adding the
salt and rosemary mix.  Mix well. 
Apply rub all over surface of roast; roast
the prepared tenderloin in a 450° oven
until meat thermometer registers
135° for rare, or 145° for medium doneness.
Let rest for 10 minutes before carving.