Juicy Cornish Game Hens Recipe

Juicy Cornish Game Hens Recipe

Total Time

01:00 mins

Preparation 00:15 mins

Cooking 00:45 mins

Recipe ingredients:

  • 4 tablespoons butter
  • 3 tablespoons honey
  • 4 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1 tablespoon orange juice
  • 2 cornish hens, halved
  • salt and pepper, to taste

Preparation of the recipe:

Preheat oven to 350°F.

Melt butter and stir in honey and chili powder; mixing well.

Stir in orange juice, salt and pepper and remove from heat.

Cut each hen into two halves.

Rinse well and pat dry with paper towels.

Place hens in baking dish, skin side down, and place in oven for 6-8 minutes.

Turn hens over and baste generously with all of the mixture.

Bake for approximately 45 minutes or until well browned.

Source: Food.com: Juicy Cornish Game Hens Recipe