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Holiday Bison Crostini with Cranberry Balsamic Glaze

  • Author: Amanda



For the Tenderloin Tips
2 packages of The Honest Bison Bison Tenderloin Tips
1 tsp salt
1 tsp pepper
2 tbs of olive oil

Cranberry Balsamic Glaze
1 cup of cranberries
1 cup of balsamic vinegar
4-5 dates, pitted and chopped

Whipped Ricotta
8oz of whole milk ricotta
1 tsp salt
1 tsp pepper

Fresh Mint (for garnish)
Pomegranate Arils (garnish)
Favorite bread, sliced


Preheat oven to 400F

Season tenderloin tips with salt and pepper, set aside

In a small sauce pan, heat all ingredients for the glaze on medium-high heat, stirring occasionally until cranberries begin to burst (about 7-8 minutes)

Pour into blender and blend until smooth

While sauce is cooking, make the whipped ricotta.

Add ricotta and salt and pepper in a food processor or blender and blend until smooth! Set aside.

Brown the tenderloin tips in olive oil on medium-high for about 5 minutes.

Toss tenderloin tips with the glaze.

Allow to cool a little, then slice into bite-sized pieces.

Brush bread with a little olive oil, toast in oven for about 5-6 minutes.

Assemble: spread ricotta on crostini, top with tenderloin tip, and garnish with mint and pomegranate arils.