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lobster night!

fldhkybnva Apr 28, 2012 10:50 AM

I made the 45 minute trip to Wegman's today to pick up lobster for dinner and went for 2-2.5 lb lobsters. Any estimates as to how much actual lobster meat this will yield?

Thanks in advance.

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    cook152 Apr 28, 2012 11:05 AM

    1.5 lb. Lobster is supposed to yield 1 1/3 cup of meat. I usually buy a 1.5-2 pound per person.

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    1. re: cook152
      fldhkybnva Apr 28, 2012 11:53 AM

      Thanks. There is a calorie counter in the bunch so I imagine that a good estimate is 300 calories/2 lbs?

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