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Mounting a Defense (featuring Rib Eye Steaks with Red Wine Reduction)

Mounting a Defense (featuring Rib Eye Steaks with Red Wine Reduction)

Last Sunday evening, in an apartment on the Upper West Side, I turned off the burner, dropped a knob of butter into the pan, and swirled it into the red wine, caramelized shallots, chicken stock, and filet drippings.  This is my favorite moment in cooking.