Glazed Cornish Game Hens

Recipe by lets.eat
READY IN: 1hr 15mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 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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