Combine all ingredients except hens.
Stir well until all sugar is dissolved.
Remove giblets from hens and split hens into two halves.
Marinate hen halves in the sauce 4-6 hrs.
Arrange the marinated hen halves skin side down on preheated broiler about 5 in.
from source of heat or on broilerpan rack in the hottest oven (over 500 degrees).
Broil about 15 min.
Turn and broil skin side up another 15 min.