A full and family-friendly meal that requires no more than 5 ingredients. Rub the Cornish hens with olive oil and seasoning, and heat ‘em over the grill. Smokey and golden brown perfection.
Prep Time20 minutes
Cook Time50 minutes
Total Fat49 g
Total Carbohydrate0 g
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Set up grill for indirect cooking: For gas grill, preheat all burners on high. Turn one burner off; place food over “off” burner. Reset remaining burner(s) to medium. Close lid. For charcoal grill, arrange hot coals around outer edge of grill; place disposable pan in open space; place food over open area. Close lid. Heat to medium.
Rinse hens and pat dry. Sprinkle insides of hens lightly with additional seasoned salt and garlic pepper. Secure wings to hens and tie legs together with string, if desired. Brush or rub hens evenly with olive oil. Sprinkle evenly with garlic pepper, Italian seasoning and seasoned salt.
Place hens (not touching) over indirect heat on grill. Grill hens, covered, 50 to 60 minutes or until done (internal temp 180°F). Let stand 5 minutes before serving.