How long does it take to boil a lobster?

Answer Size matters when determining the amount of time to boil a lobster. A 1-pound lobster takes nine to 13 minutes. The standard rule for boiling larger-sized lobsters is to add three minutes to the co... Read More »

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How long do you boil lobster tails?

According to Texas Cooking, cooking time for a lobster tail depends on its weight. Start with a boiling pot of water, add the tails and bring the water to a boil again. Boil a 5-ounce tail for 7 mi... Read More »

How long do you boil Maine lobster?

The total boiling time for a Maine lobster depends on its weight. Boil 10 minutes for the first pound and three minutes for every pound thereafter. For example, boil a 1 ½ lb. lobster for 11 ½ mi... Read More »

How to Boil Lobster Claws?

Lobsters, once the food of peasants and prisoners, are now a delicacy all over the world. How to cook lobsters has been a matter of some contention. With most fish and meat, the item comes to the c... Read More »

How to Boil 1.5 Pounds of Lobster?

The average lobster is 1.4 pounds, so a 1.5 pound lobster is slightly larger than normal. The two primary methods of cooking lobster are steaming and boiling. Boiling is considered to be the most h... Read More »