Grilled Cornish Game Hens

Grilled Cornish Game Hens

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"This recipe is great for summertime grilling. Game hens will melt in your mouth."

Ingredients

5 h 15 m {{adjustedServings}} servings 871 cals
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Nutrition

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  • Calories:
  • 871 kcal
  • 44%
  • Fat:
  • 69.2 g
  • 106%
  • Carbs:
  • 8.5g
  • 3%
  • Protein:
  • 52.1 g
  • 104%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 302 mg
  • 101%
  • Sodium:
  • 1124 mg
  • 45%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a large, non-reactive bowl, mix onion, garlic, lemon juice, olive oil, white wine, Worcestershire sauce, hot pepper sauce, pepper, celery salt, and salt. Place Cornish game hens in the bowl, coating evenly with the marinade mixture. Cover, and marinate in the refrigerator at least 4 hours.
  2. Preheat an outdoor grill for medium heat, and lightly oil grate.
  3. Cook hens about 1 hour on the prepared grill, brushing occasionally with remaining marinade, until no longer pink and juices run clear.
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These grilled game hens were a wonderful diversion from our usual, more mundane (i.e. chicken) menu. I confess that I only had two hens for the 4 servings I was hoping for. Prior to marinading...

These were really tasty.

Great flavor!