Try this Baked Cornish Hens #1 recipe, or contribute your own.
Clean and dry hens; season inside and out with salt and pepper; refrigerate overnight. When ready to bake, insert a whole onion in cavity of each hen and place in open roasting pan rack. Place a pineapple ring under each hen, leaving a space between each hen. In small saucepan put butter, Kitchen Bouquet and orange marmalade. Heat together until butter has melted and mixture is blended. Spoon over hens and bake at 350 degrees until hens are tender, about 1-1/2 hours, basting often. If sauce cooks down before hens are done, add a little hot water to the pan to assure having some of the delicious sauce left to accompany the hens. If hens appear to be getting dry during the baking, place a piece of foil loosely over the pan to retard the browning. For entertaining, onions should be removed from the hens before serving; as a family enjoyment, leave the onions in. REFRIGERATE OVERNIGHT From . Downloaded from G Internet, G Internet.
Ollafili 6y agoI am Indonesia and my husband is American i just got married couple months ago and i am learning how to cook American food at home...and its first time i ccoked Cornish Hens, i never seen before, but i like it so much and my son too...thanks for accepting me as your member...can't wait to try your recipe more...
promfh 10y agoI stuffed the bird with onion and celery. One was plenty for the two of us along with some spaghetti squash.