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Easy Cornish Hens Recipe

Easy Cornish Hens Recipe

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How To Make Easy Cornish Hens Recipe

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Preparation: 10 minutes
Cooking: 45 minutes
Total: 55 minutes



  • 4 Cornish hens
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon dried rosemary
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper


  1. Preheat the oven to 375°F (190°C).

  2. Rinse the Cornish hens and pat them dry with paper towels.

  3. Place them in a roasting pan.

  4. In a small bowl, combine the olive oil, dried rosemary, garlic powder, salt, and black pepper.

  5. Brush the hens with the olive oil mixture, making sure to coat them evenly.

  6. Roast the hens in the preheated oven for 40-45 minutes, or until the internal temperature reaches 165°F (74°C).

  7. Remove from the oven and let them rest for 5 minutes before serving.


  • Calories : 427kcal
  • Total Fat : 24g
  • Saturated Fat : 6g
  • Cholesterol : 193mg
  • Sodium : 666mg
  • Total Carbohydrates : 1g
  • Protein : 49g
  • Iron : 3mg
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