Easy Cornish Hens Recipe

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Easy Cornish Hens
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  1. Mix 1/3 cup lemon juice, melted margarine, 1/2 teaspoon thyme, garlic powder, cumin, and red pepper flakes in a bowl. Pour and rub lemon juice mixture over Cornish hens. Mix 1/2 teaspoon thyme, salt, and black pepper in a bowl; sprinkle over Cornish hens.
  2. Pour chicken broth and 1/3 cup lemon juice into a slow cooker.
  3. Place about 1 tablespoon chilled margarine in the cavity of each hen; place hens in the slow cooker. Arrange the remaining margarine cubes in the chicken broth mixture.
  4. Cook hens in the slow cooker on High for 4 hours or Low for 8 hours.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 355.43 Kcal (1488 kJ)
Calories from fat 239.39 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 26.6g 41%
Cholesterol 108.75mg 36%
Sodium 373.16mg 16%
Potassium 421.41mg 9%
Total Carbs 3.43g 1%
Sugars 1.22g 5%
Dietary Fiber 0.11g 0%
Protein 23.97g 48%
Vitamin C 21.4mg 36%
Vitamin A 0.3mg 9%
Iron 1.4mg 8%
Calcium 25.1mg 3%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 143.47 Kcal (601 kJ)
Calories from fat 96.63 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 10.74g 41%
Cholesterol 43.89mg 36%
Sodium 150.62mg 16%
Potassium 170.1mg 9%
Total Carbs 1.39g 1%
Sugars 0.49g 5%
Dietary Fiber 0.04g 0%
Protein 9.68g 48%
Vitamin C 8.6mg 36%
Vitamin A 0.1mg 9%
Iron 0.6mg 8%
Calcium 10.1mg 3%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Weightwatchers Points

  • 9.3
  • 9

Good Points

  • saturated fat free,
  • sugar free

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