Skip To Main Content

Your Cart

Loading
All Recipes

Smoky Honey Habanero Stuffed Cornish Game Hens

  • Difficulty Easy
  • Time 2 hours
Stuffed cornish game hen in cast iron
Print
clock clock iconcutlery cutlery iconflag flag iconfolder folder iconinstagram instagram iconpinterest pinterest iconfacebook facebook iconprint print iconsquares squares iconheart heart iconheart solid heart solid icon
Stuffed cornish game hen in cast iron

Smoky Honey Habanero Stuffed Cornish Game Hens

  • Author: Victoria Loomis | The Gatherin’ Girl
  • Prep Time: 20 minutes
  • Cook Time: 1 hour, 30 minutes
  • Total Time: 2 hours
  • Yield: 4 servings 1x

Ingredients

Scale
  • 2 Cornish game hens, or pheasants – dressed
  • coarse kosher salt 
  • 4 pieces thick-cut bacon, diced
  • ½ cup Andouille sausage, cubed 
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 2 nectarines or apricots (any stone fruit that is in season) , diced
  • 1 apple, diced
  • 1 lime, squeezed
  • 2 cloves garlic, roasted

For the Rub:


Instructions

  1. Heat grill to 350°F.
  2. Place cast iron on the grill for about 10 minutes.
  3. Add garlic, sausage, and bacon. Cook for 5-6 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  4. Add onion, kosher salt – to taste, and squeeze of lemon.
  5. Lastly, add apple, nectarine, and 1 ½ tablespoons of Honey Habanero Blend.
  6. Remove skillet from grill, toss ingredients together well and set aside.
  7. Close the grill lid and allow temp to rise to 350°F again.
  8. Stuff em’ and Rub em’.
  9. Place them back into the cast iron skillet breast side up, allowing any extra stuffing to crowd around. 
  10. Place cast iron back on the grill and cook for 1 ½ hour.
  11. Remove skillet from grill and cover with foil for at least 15 minutes before serving.

Stuffed Cornish game hen in cast iron

Used in this Recipe

Top Seller

Smoky Honey Habanero Seasoning

$14.95 - $22.99

Size

Are you a Professional Chef, Restaurant or Food & Beverage Buyer?

Find larger sizes, get access to payment terms, a Chefs Perks Program and quick order features at our new Foodservice Website!

Secure Transaction X

Your transaction is secure

We work hard to protect your security and privacy. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Learn more
Top Seller
Size

Are you a Professional Chef, Restaurant or Food & Beverage Buyer?

Find larger sizes, get access to payment terms, a Chefs Perks Program and quick order features at our new Foodservice Website!

Secure Transaction X

Your transaction is secure

We work hard to protect your security and privacy. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Learn more

Other Recipes you might enjoy

Turmeric Smoothie

30+ Tried & True Turmeric Recipes (including a delicious Turmeric Smoothie)

4th of July Hot Dogs

4th of July Hot Dogs

Achiote Bloody Mary Cocktail

Achiote Bloody Mary Cocktail

Achiote Roasted Carrots

Achiote Roasted Carrots

Acorn Squash Au Gratin

Acorn Squash Au Gratin

Tinga chicken tacos

Adam McKenzie’s Tinga Chicken Tacos

ADOBO HONEY BRAISED PORK Recipe by: Derek Wolf

Adobo Honey Braised Pork

Adobo Honey Pork Tacos

Adobo Honey Pork Tacos

Agedashi tofu in a bowl with broth

Agedashi Tofu

Alvin Cailan’s Burger & Fries

Alvin Cailan’s Chicken Inasal

Apple Cinnamon banana muffins drizzled with chocolate syrup

Apple Cinnamon Banana Muffins

X

Are you a Professional Chef,
Restaurant or Food & Beverage Buyer?

We just launched a Foodservice Website just for you:

Go to Chefs.spiceology.com >