Herb Roasted Cornish Game Hens instead of turkey

If you are looking for an alternative version of Thanksgiving consider serving Cornish game hens instead of turkey.  

We always like to review a few different recipes before deciding.  Below are a couple of recipes from traditional to adventurous to help get you started.

HERB-ROASTED CORNISH GAME HENS from Martha Stewart

http://www.marthastewart.com/354963/herb-roasted-cornish-game-hens

ROASTED CORNISH GAME HENS WITH GARLIC, HERBS AND LEMON from The Daring Gourmet.

Simplified version that skips the food processor.

http://www.daringgourmet.com/2014/03/24/roasted-cornish-game-hens-with-garlic-herb-and-lemon/

GEORGIAN-STYLE CORNISH GAME HEN WITH GARLIC SAUCE (TABAKA DA NIORTSKALI) from Saveur

Crisp-skin bird is cooked, a generous amount of butter and served with a  pan sauce of garlic and cilantro.

http://www.saveur.com/article/recipes/georgian-style-cornish-game-hen-with-garlic-sauce-tabaka-da-niortskali