• Live lobster


Following are rough steaming times, but I stick a thermometer into the center of the tail where it connects to the carapace and pull it when it's about 140ºF.

Lobster Size Steaming Times

Weight Min
1 lb.-1-1/4 lbs. 7-9
1-1/2 lb. 9-11
2 lbs. 11-12
3 lbs. 12-14
5 lb. 22-24