Baked Cornish Hens
- Preheat oven to 350°F.
- Rub hens with 2 tablespoons of the butter. Combine the remaining butter and other ingredients and use to baste hens liberally. Use all the butter mixture.
- Bake at 350°F degrees for 1 hour, basting with the butter mixture every 15 minutes.
- Remove hens from pan and deglaze the pan juices with a few tablespoons of white wine or dry sherry. Serve sauce over rice or potatoes.
- Makes 4 servings.
Prep time: 15 minutes; Cooking time: 1 hour; Total time: 1 hour 15 minutes
Recipe editor Patricia Mitchell