Perfect Lobster

Perfect Lobster

Did someone say sensational seafood?

Now you have your hamper full of yummy ingredients our fab Head Chef, David Hall, is going to show you how to serve up a storm.

Follow along using the video below or use our easy step-by-step instructions to prepare the perfect lobster

Step-by-Step Guide

Lobster

  • Firstly, place your lobster into the freezer for 30 minutes.
  •  Then remove and place onto a chopping board.
  • Next you will need to remove the claws from the body. Then cook them in boiling water for 4-minutes.
  • Then add the body to the water and cook for a further 1-minute.
  • Once cooked, remove the lobster from the boiling water and refresh in cold water for approximately 5-minutes.
  • Next remove the lobster from the water and return to the chopping board.
  • Split lobster body in half length ways, place your knife in the cross on the head as a guide.
  •  Rinse under cold water to remove any inners.
  •  Then crack the large part of the claw with the back of your knife and carefully remove the claw meat from the shell.
  • Carefully remove the cartilage from the claw and place it back into the head of the lobster.
  • Then crack the arms of the claw and carefully remove the meat. Again, pop the meat back into the head of the lobster.
  • Once this is done, place the lobster on a tray ready for grilling.
  • Chop the parsley and garlic then add it to the soft butter. Beat until it’s well mixed.
  • Coat the lobster liberally with garlic butter.
  •  Finally cook the lobster under a preheated grill for approximately 4 to 5 minutes or until the meat is firm to touch.

Oven Chips

  • Firstly pre-heat your oven to 210 degrees.
  • Then spread your chips evenly onto a tray.
  • Pop in the oven for approximately 20 minutes, or until your chips are cooked all the way through and turn a golden brown. 
  • Serve alongside your seafood sensation! 

Garlic and Parsley Butter

Ingredients:

Butter
Garlic
Parsley

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