Reverse Seared Pork Tenderloin

Cook time: 90+ Minutes Servings: 3


  • 2 Smithfield® Pork Tenderloins


  • 2 tablespoons Italian salad dressing
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 tablespoon your favorite BBQ sauce
  • 1 teaspoon granulated garlic
  • 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper

Seasoning Blend

  • 1 tablespoon Italian seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon granulated garlic
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper


1. Whisk all Marinade ingredients together in small bowl. Place pork tenderloins in resealable food storage bag; pour marinade over top. Marinate in refrigerator for 2 to 12 hours.
2. Mix all Seasoning ingredients together in small bowl.
3. Heat charcoal or gas grill for 2-zone cooking; direct heat zone about 400oF and indirect heat zone about 275o
4. Remove tenderloins from marinade and shake off excess. Lightly season with Seasoning Blend; let stand 15 to 20 minutes.
5. Cook tenderloins over indirect heat zone until internal temperature reaches 125o, about 30 minutes. Move tenderloins over direct heat zone and sear for 1 to 2 minutes per side. Cook until an internal temperature reaches 145oF.
6. Remove from grill and allow to stand 5 minutes; slice into medallions to serve.


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