Fruited Cornish Game Hens
|Cornish game hens||2 Pound|
|Canned peaches||1 Cup (16 tbs), drained (Syrup Reserved)|
|Sliced canned pears||1 Cup (16 tbs), drained, syrup reserved|
|Strong chicken broth||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Peach syrup/Pear syrup/ peach and pear syrup||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Lemon juice||2 Tablespoon|
|Ground ginger||1 Teaspoon|
1. Arrange game hens breast-side-up in a 10-inch round baking dish. Cover with wax paper. Microwave at Power Level 10 for 14 minutes, turning the game hens over after 5 minutes. Drain and turn hens breast-side-up again.
2. Combine remaining ingredients in a 1 1 /2-quart mixing bowl and blend well. Pour fruit mixture over game hens. Cover. Microwave at Power Level 5 for 10 to 12 minutes, or until sauce is thickened and, poultry is fully cooked, stirring once. Let stand, covered, 5 minutes before serving.