Bacon - Basted Game Hens

Bacon - Basted Game Hens

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Bob Wakeman


So easy. You won't beleve how great this taste.

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15 Min
25 Min


How to Make Bacon - Basted Game Hens


  1. You will need a 14" deep cast iron dutch oven w/lid.And A meat trivet.

    wash and pat dry game hens,salt & pepper to taste.

    wrap one slice of bacon around each game hen. Peg with tooth pick.
  2. Set Trivet in dutch oven. Place game hens on trivet.
    cover and set over med-high heat,roast for 15-20 min,untill hens begin to roast. move to low heat,add coals to lid.. Continue roasting for 15 min,until juices run clear and hens are done.

    serve with roasted potatos.

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About Bacon - Basted Game Hens

Course/Dish: Chicken Pork
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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