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Cornish Game Hen Casserole

Categories: Casseroles, Easter, Entertaining, Thanksgiving
Type: Main Dishes

This Cornish game hen and vegetable casserole makes a deliciously simple dinner for holidays and special occasions.

Serves: serves 4


  • 1 whole head garlic, peeled
  • 1 21/2-3-lb (1-11/2-kg) Cornish game hen half a lemon a sprig of thyme
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 large carrots, peeled and sliced
  • 1 medium-sized onion, sliced black pepper

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  1. Take two cloves of garlic, cut into slivers, and slide under the hen's skin.
  2. Rub hen with lemon, put the sprig of thyme inside, wrap loosely in foil, and refrigerate.
  3. Preheat the oven to 350°F (180°C).
  4. Heat the oil over medium heat in a Dutch oven and brown the hen on all sides.
  5. Turn on its back and add the carrots, onions, and remaining garlic cloves. Add a little pepper.
  6. Cover and bake in the preheated oven for about 40 minutes.

Excerpted from SuperFoods, SuperFast.
Copyright © 2006 Dorling Kindersley Limited.
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