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Boiled Lobster for Two PDF Print E-mail
Written by Maura   

Cooking live lobsters has always seemed like such a production but I have come to realize it is quite simple.

Maine Lobsters

Two Live Maine Lobsters

(1.5 lbs each)

Thyme Two Sprigs of Fresh Thyme
Peppercorns Twelve Peppercorns
Salt One Teaspoon Salt
Water One Gallon Water
Boiled Maine Lobsters Boiled Lobster for Two

Pour the water into a large stock pot. Add the thyme, peppercorns, and salt to the water. Bring to a boil.

Plunge the lobsters into the water claws first and cover with a lid. Boil for fifteen minutes. Remove with tongs and enjoy with butter sauce.

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Cook Time: 15 minutes

Total Time: 20 minutes