Now do you see what we mean? The giant four-pound Maine lobster (3.5 lbs. to 4.0 lbs. each). More meat in just the tail than a two pound lobster has overall.
Four-pound lobster shown here with a 1-1/4lb lobster.
Cooking jumbo lobster to satisfy family members can be tricky. Care must be taken not to overcook, or the meat will toughen. Under-cook a jumbo lobster and the lobster will not have its succulent flavor.