Grilled Cornish Hens

Rev BJ Friley

By
@RevBJFriley

This is 1 of my late wife's recipes. She was a member on Just A Pinch.com

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Brenda Kay Friley...May 27, 1965 - September 19, 2012

We was married on October 9, 2010...pictures of our wedding is in my photo album


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Serves:

4

Cook:

50 Min

Method:

Grill

Ingredients

1/4 c
butter, softened
2
green onions, finely chopped
3
garlic cloves, minced
1 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
black pepper, divided
4
(20 oz each) cornish game hens

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Before starting the grill - Coat grill rack with non-stick cooking spray
2
In a small bowl - Combine the butter, onions, garlic, 1/2 tsp salt, and 1/4 tsp black pepper
3
Rub mixture under the skin and over the top of each game hen
4
Sprinkle remaining salt and pepper inside the hen cavities
5
Grill hens uncovered breast side up over medium heat for 25 minutes
6
Turn breast side down, cover and grill for 25 - 35 minutes longer or until a meat thermometer reads 180 degrees F and the meat juices run clear

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken, Other Main Dishes
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American