Recipe by Elle
"Like Water for Chocolate? This rose petal sauce works great on Cornish hens or even chicken. Just prepare hens by method of choice - I bake them with salt and freshly ground pepper-"
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1 1/2 tablespoons
salt and freshly ground black pepper
ground anise seed
prickly pears (cactus fruit), peeled and chopped
red or pink organic roses' petals
chicken broth, or as needed
honey, or to taste
I loved the book and movie 'Like Water for Chocolate' and I love this delicious and magical recipe! Supposedly, it has aphrodisiac side effects, so a wonderful idea for Valentine's dinner with your sweetie!
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Rose Petal Sauce for Hens
Serving Size: 1/6 of a recipe
Servings Per Recipe: 6
Amount Per Serving
** Calories: 203
** Calories from Fat: 146
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