Soy and Vinegar Marinated Cornish Game Hens

Total Time
Prep 3 mins
Cook 30 mins

From Food For Thought, Favorite Recipes of Morristown-Beard School. There is salt listed as an ingredient (to taste) but remember soy sauce is quite salty! Goes well with rice. Marination is from 2-12 hours and is not included in prep or cook time.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Marinate the hens in the above ingredients in the refrigerator for at least 2 hours to 12 hours.
  2. Turn hens occasionally.
  3. Preheat oven to 450 degrees F.
  4. Arrange hens skin side up in a 13" X 9" baking pan and pour marinade over the hens.
  5. Bake 20-25 minutes, or until done.
  6. Discard bay leaves and serve with rice.