Blueberry Stuffed Cornish Hens Recipe

Step 1

Sprinkle game hens inside and out with salt and pepper. Mix oil, lemon juice and Angostura Bitters and brush game hens with mixture inside and out. Fill each bird with 1/2 cup blueberries and 1/2 tsp sugar. Sew or skewer opening and place on a shallow pan. Spread soft butter over breasts of birds and place bay leaf on butter. Roast in a preheated 350 degree oven for 1 hour or until leg is easily moved. Makes 8 servings.

Things You'll Need

  • 8 Cornish Hens, thawed
  • Salt and pepper
  • 1/4c Oil
  • 1/4c Lemon juice
  • 1/4c Angostura Bitters
  • 4c Fresh blueberries
  • 4ts Sugar
  • 1/2c Butter or margarine
  • 8sm Bay leaves

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