Cornish Hens w/ Basil Olive Oil

Cornish Hens w/ Basil Olive Oil

Cornish Hens

Featuring: Sweet Basil Olive Oil


  • 2 Cornish game hens
  • 6 basil leaves, julienned
  • 12 small new potatoes, halved
  • Salt
  • Cracked Black Pepper
  • Basil Olive Oil


Preheat oven to 375.

To prepare the hens place the julienned basil under the breast skin. Truss the hens.  Brush with Basil Olive Oil and season with salt and cracked black pepper.

In a separate bowl toss the potatoes with the Basil Olive Oil, salt and pepper.

Place potatoes and chicken in same roasting pan, being careful not to crowd.

Roast in 375 oven for 45 minutes or until juices run clear in the leg when pierced with a fork.

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