• Prep Time:
  • Cooking Time:
  • Serves: 2 Servings

Bacon Stuffed Cornish Game Hens (Microwave)

  • Recipe Submitted by on

Category: Microwave, Poultry

 Ingredients List

  • 5 sl Bacon, diced
  • 1/4 c Chopped onion
  • 1/4 c Thinly sliced celery
  • 2/3 c Seasoned stuffing mix
  • 1 ts Parsley flakes
  • 1/4 ts Salt
  • 1/8 ts Pepper
  • 2 Cornish game hens
  • 1 tb Butter
  • 2 tb Bouquet sauce


In a 1 quart casserole microwave bacon at high for 4 to 5 minutes or
until crisp. Remove to paper towels. Drain fat, reserving 3
tablespoons. Add onion and celery to fat in casserole. Microwave at
high for 2 to 4 minutes or until tender. Stir in bacon, stuffing
mix, parsley flakes, salt and pepper. Fill hens with stuffing.
Place breast side down on roasting rack. Set aside.

In 1 cup measure, melt butter at high for 30 to 60 seconds. Blend in
bouquet sauce. Brush hens with 1/4 of the mixture. Cover with waxed
paper. Microwave at high for 8 minutes. Turn over; brush with
remaining mixture; cover. Microwave at high for 7 1/2 to 9 1/2
minutes, or until legs move freely and juices run clear. Let stand
tented for 5 minutes. Total microwave time: 22 to 27 1/2 minutes.
Standing time: 5 minutes.

The stuffing can be prepared on a conventional stove and used with

 Share this Recipe

Recipes by Course

Recipes by Main Ingredient

Recipes by Cuisine

Recipes by Preparation

Recipes by Occasion

Recipes by Dietary

Sign Up and Create a Cookbook Today!

Please Sign in to your Account or Sign up if you are new user.

Who loves our Healthy Recipes?