Medium-sized lobsters tails cook in only eight to 12 minutes when immersed in salted, boiling water, according to Better Homes and Gardens. Smaller or larger tails require slightly shorter or longer cooking times. The sh... More » Food Cooking Seafood

One of the most common methods for cooking large lobster tails is to bake them in the oven. While baking, the cook can add seasoning, butter and garlic for flavor. More » Food Cooking Seafood

It takes 8 minutes to boil a 1-pound lobster, 15 minutes for a 2-pound lobster and 25 minutes for a 3-pound lobster. Base the cooking time on the weight of the individual lobsters and not the collective weight, if cookin... More » Food Cooking Seafood
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