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Lemon Pepper Game Hens photo

Chef: qgriffith

  • serves 2
  • cook time 45 minutes

When you want something besides chicken, and that is easy to cook.


  • 1 teaspoon - black pepper
  • 2 whole - cornish game hens
  • 1 teaspoon - kosher salt
  • 1/2 cup - lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon - lemon pepper seasoning
  • 3 tablespoons - olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons - rosemary


  1. Pre-heat the oven to 425 degrees.
  2. Remove the skin from the cornish gamehens.
  3. Coat them in olive oil. Pierce the flesh with a fork to allow the flavor soak all the way through.
  4. Poor the lemon juice in the bottom of the pan and inside of the game hens.
  5. Rub the game hens with salt, pepper, and the lemon pepper seasoning.
  6. Place some rosemary inside of the game hens and on the outside of the game hens.
  7. Place the game hens in the oven and cook for about 45 mins.


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