Juicy Cornish Game Hens

Juicy Cornish Game Hens Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Janice Splaha

By
@janniann

I offer the cooked-in sauce, too. I like to pour it over my half piece.

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Serves:
2
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 2
    cornish game hens, halved
  • 4 Tbsp
    butter
  • 3 Tbsp
    honey
  • 3 tsp
    chili powder
  • 1 Tbsp
    orange juice
  • ·
    salt and pepper, to your taste

How to Make Juicy Cornish Game Hens

Step-by-Step

  1. Pre-heat oven to 350*. Melt butter in saucepan. Stir in honey and chili powder. Mix well. Stir in orange juice, salt and pepper. Remove from heat.
  2. Rinse the hen halves and pat dry using paper towels. Place hens, skin side down in baking dish. Place in oven and bake for 10 minutes.
  3. Turn hens over and pour the butter/honey mixture over halves. Use all the mixture. Bake for 45 minutes to 1 hour, or until well brown and cooked through.

Printable Recipe Card

About Juicy Cornish Game Hens

Course/Dish: Chicken
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: American




Leave a Comment

Winner, Winner Have An Easy Chicken Dinner Tonight Recipe

Winner, Winner Have an Easy Chicken Dinner Tonight

Kitchen Crew

Chicken is my go-to when I just can't figure out what to make for dinner. Whenever I find myself wondering what to make, I grab a package at the market...

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes For Tonight's Dinner

13 Cluckin' Great Chicken Recipes for Tonight's Dinner

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Need some inspiration for tonight's dinner? Try one of these 13 cluckin' great chicken recipes.

17 Delicious Recipes With Wine Pairings

17 Delicious Recipes With Wine Pairings

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Ever wonder what wines you should pair with your favorite foods? Here is your guide!