Glazed Rock Cornish Hens - CP

Glazed Rock Cornish Hens - CP

1 large cooking apple – quartered and cored
1 tablespoon soy sauce
4 frozen Rock Cornish game hens – thawed
1/4 cup dry white wine or rose wine
3 tablespoons orange marmalade
rind and juice of 1/2 lemon
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon pepper

Dip apple quarters into soy sauce in a 1-cup measure; tuck one piece into the cavity of each hen. Stir wine, marmalade, lemon rind and juice, salt and pepper into remaining soy sauce; brush over hens. Place hens, breast side down, in a 5-qt. electric slow cooker; pour remaining glaze over; cover.

Cook on low (190F to 200F) for 3 hours. Baste at this point, if possible. Cook 4 hours longer, or until tender.