Community Recipe
from [MaryannWimberly]
Grilled Caribean Lobster with Basil Butter

Grilled Caribean Lobster with Basil Butter

Recipe was published in Coastal Living magazine in February 2010.

  • Yield: 1 serving
  • Prep time:5 Minutes
  • Cook time:14 Minutes


  • 1/2 cup(s) Butter Softened
  • 8 Basil leaves Coarsely chopped
  • 2 clove(s) Garlic Coarsely chopped
  • 2 tablespoon(s) Orange liqueur
  • 1/8 teaspoon(s) Salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon(s) Freshly ground pepper
  • 4 8-10 ounce spiny lobster tails


Process first 6 ingredients in a blender or food processor until smooth. Cover.

Cut lobster tails in half lengthwise. Spread half of butter mixture over meat, and grill 2 to 4 minutes per side or until lobster is opaque and completely cooked through. Serve over mixed grilled vegetables. Melt and serve remaining butter on the side. Makes 4 servings.

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