YIELD Makes 6 servings
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|6||fresh or thawed frozen Rock Cornish game hens (1-1/4 to 1-1/2 pounds each)*|
|1||small onion, cut into 6 wedges|
|1||lemon, cut into 6 wedges|
|2||tablespoons butter, softened|
|1/2||cup apricot preserves|
|1||tablespoon lemon juice|
|1||teaspoon shredded lemon peel|
**Since Rock Cornish game hens are so small, the most accurate way to measure internal temperature is with an instant-read thermometer, which has a narrower stem than a standard meat thermometer. Insert thermometer in fleshy part of thigh. Do not leave the thermometer in the hen during roasting since the thermometer is not ovenproof.
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