Glazed Cornish Game Hens

"This recipe calls for split cornish game hens. These are basted in a apricot glaze."
 
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Ready In:
1hr 15mins
Ingredients:
5
Serves:
4
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ingredients

  • 2 Cornish hens (1-1/2 lbs. each. halved)
  • 14 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 18 teaspoon white pepper
  • 13 cup 100% apricot fruit spread, warmed
  • 1 tablespoon orange juice
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directions

  • Preheat oven to 350°.
  • Place hens, breast side up, on a rack in a shallow roasting pan. Sprinkle with salt and pepper. Bake, uncovered, for 30 minutes.
  • In a small bowl, combine spreadable fruit and orange juice. Spoon some of the apricot mixture over the hens.
  • Bake 30-35 minutes longer or until golden brown and juices run clear, basting several times with remaining apricot mixture.
  • Let stand for 5 minutes before serving.

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Reviews

  1. This is my favorite way to make my Cornish Hen. It comes out very juicy and tender. I love the flavor. I have made this several times. The only thing I do differently is cover the Cornish hen for the first 35 minutes then remover the cover I baste it and let it bake until done uncovered..
     
  2. These were so simple and so good. I loved the apricot baste. Thanks for sharing. Made for Bargain Basement Tag.
     
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