Honey-Poppy Seed Cornish Hens

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For an intimate Thanksgiving dinner try these roasted Rock Cornish game hens basted in a honey-poppy seed glaze.

INGREDIENTS (for 4 servings):


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Spray rack of shallow roasting pan with non-stick spray.
  • Cut each hen in half; place skin side down in roasting pan. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  • Whisk together the honey, poppy seeds, mustard and ginger. Brush over both sides of the hens.
  • Roast uncovered for 1 hour turning once.