How to Cook PEI Lobster

Did you know that one of the biggest challenges for many people is knowing how to cook and eat lobster? So if you have questions of your own, you’re not alone!

Fortunately, we can help. Whether you boil, steam or grill your lobster, we have a handy guide to help you.

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Do You Know Lobster?

Once inside a trap lobsters can never get out.

False – Lobsters Often Escape

Lobsters will often get out of traps - that is part of the design. Traps are built to allow undersize lobster to exit easily. Plus an escape hatch is made of biodegradable twine in case the trap is lost at sea. Adult lobsters will also escape traps at times; it is just more difficult.