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cornish game hen stuffed

a recipe by
Rhonda E!
Juneau, AK

I like Cornish Game Hen and I make them quit often. They are less fat and are just the right size for 1-2 people.

serves 1-2
prep time 20 Min
cook time 1 Hr 15 Min
method Convection Oven

Ingredients For cornish game hen stuffed

  • 1
    24 oz cornish game hen
  • salt & pepper
  • thyme, leaves
  • ground sage
  • butter
  • approx. 2 cups prepared stuffing mix (use less water when making so the juices get soak up by the bread)

How To Make cornish game hen stuffed

  • 1
    Preheat Oven 350 degrees
  • 2
    Rinse the Hen and put in a stainless steel bowl and then butter the bird with your hand.
  • 3
    Season it inside and out with Salt, Pepper, Thyme, & Sage.
  • 4
    Stuff with 1/2 prepared made stuffing and stuff it good and plump.
  • 5
    Put into an 8 X 8 X 2 Pan and sew up the skin with white cotton thread
  • 6
    Put the hen in the oven for 1 hr 15 min. Baste the bird every 20 min. When it is golden cover it and finish cooking it.
  • 7
    The bird is done when you wiggle the leg and it feels loose.
  • 8
    Serve on a Platter and Enjoy!