Smothered Cornish Game Hens

READY IN: 1hr 40mins
Recipe by The Range Rover

This is a change for cornish hen recipes. It is quite tasty.

Top Review by Music Heather

This is a great recipe! The sauce was delicious and could probably be used for many different meats. My only issue was the massive amount of butter involved; the end result was a bit oily (from the butter and the birds). I may experiment with using less butter.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Brown hens in the butter in a large skillet over a medium-high heat.
  2. Then place with breast up in a 13x9 baking dish.
  3. Add flour into the skillet stirring until smooth.
  4. Cook 2 minutes; stirring constantly over medium heat.
  5. Slowly stir in the broth and sherry; cook over medium heat, constantly stirring, until mixture is thickened and bubbly.
  6. Stir in salt and pepper.
  7. Pour sauce over hens and bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour covered.

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