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Looking for a sauce for lobster tails -- any suggestions? rop

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sugarcanejane Jan 21, 2007 12:50 AM

I would like to avoid white wine (sherry is ok) and mustard. tia for any ideas.

I have two frozen Maine lobster tails I received from Lobstergram today.

  1. alpine chef Jan 21, 2007 12:56 AM

    any version of a beurre blanc or rouge would be an easy solution.

    shallot, cognac, cream

    a maltaise (hollandaise with rind and juice of blood oranges)

    1. Kitchen Queen Jan 21, 2007 01:02 AM

      What's wrong with just the grill, browned butter and garlic?

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        sugarcanejane Jan 21, 2007 01:04 AM

        Cause that's not what I want :)

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          Kitchen Queen Jan 21, 2007 01:14 AM

          Maybe it's a Bechamel you're looking for? Or, Bearnaise. How about a roasted tomato cream with Marsala instead of sherry. - That's how my brother does it but, w/tiger shrimp.

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          mimolette Jan 21, 2007 01:04 AM

          not quite wet enough?

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            sugarcanejane Jan 21, 2007 01:06 AM

            I've had it grilled and it was ok, but the best lobster I ever had came with a cream sauce (I don't know the name) and so that is what I am looking for.

        3. soypower Jan 21, 2007 03:21 AM

          saffron goes great with lobster. i saute garlic, butter, a little cream and a few strands of saffron and reduce by 1/3 or 1/2. yum.

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