Smoked Cornish Hen
Cuisine: American
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Serves: 2
Simple recipe for Cornish Hen Rub for smoking. This recipe if for two Cornish Hens.
  • 2 Cornish Hens
  • 1 Tbsp. Smoked Paprika
  • 1 Tbsp. Onion Powder
  • 1 tsp. Ground Thyme
  • ½ tsp. Sage
  • ½ tsp. black pepper
  1. Blend all five ingredients together in a small bowl.
  2. Wash Cornish Hens and pat dry with paper toweling.
  3. Gently cover each hen with the rub getting into all the crevices well.
  4. Smoke at 260º for about 2½ hours or until internal temperature reaches 185º.
  5. Use a sharp knife to split each hen in half for serving.
  6. Serve and enjoy.
Recipe by Intelligent Domestications at