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La Receta del Dia: Cornish Hens with Strawberry Glaze edit

C_1 This is the perfect dish to add a hint of exotica to the evening!

  • Prep. Time: 15 minutes
    Cooking Time: 25 minutes
    1/4 cup pureed strawberries
  • 1/2 cup strawberry vinegar
  • zest of one lemon
  • 2 teaspoons minced shallot
  • 1 tablespoon fresh minced mint1 or 1 teaspoon dried
  • ground pepper to taste
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 cornish hens, split
  • fresh strawberries and mint leaves for garnish


1. Combine the pureed strawberries, vinegar, lemon zest, shallot, mint and ground pepper in a small bowl. Whisk in the olive oil until well blended. Marinate the cornish hens in the strawberry mixture for 4 hours in the refrigerator.

2. Grill, skin side down, over a hot fire (or in your oven), basting frequently with the marinade. Turn after 10 minutes. Cook for 25-30 minutes or until juices run clear. Garnish with fresh strawberries or pureed strawberries if desired.

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  • by Chef Melissa
  • September 26, 2005
  • 2:47 pm


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