Maine Lobster – Grilled with Champagne Butter
lemon – 1 juiced
butter – 1 cup
Champagne – 2 cups
Place Lobster shell side down. Cut body from head to tail with sharp knife, splitting open. Remove intestinal vein.
Melt butter in sauce pan and add lemon juice and champagne.
Place split lobster shell side down on grill over medium heat approx. 5 inches from heat source.
Brush well with butter mixture and cook for 8 min. Turn Lobsters, cook for another 8 minutes, turn again, brush well and continue to cook until Lobster meat turns opaque.
Best to cook Lobsters with top of grill down. Brush with champagne sauce just before serving.
The remaining sauce can be used for dipping at the table.