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Lobster Dip Recipe
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Lobster Dip

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    10 mins

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  1. In a medium bowl, mix together lobster meat, onion, lemon juice, cream cheese, butter and prepared horseradish. Continue mixing until smooth. Cover and chill in the refrigerator until serving.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Feb 11, 2004

This is a very simple delicious recipe. I made it for a family bridal shower and came home without any leftover. I added a little more horseradish and onion. The flavor gets stronger the longer you leave it.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Jan 05, 2012

this was gross, will not make again.

Jul 26, 2006

This is a phenomenal recipe. I find it hard to get canned Lobster so I revert to frozen whole or just the tail. My guests inhale this one. Be careful not to add extra horseradish as it will overpower the lobster taste. It's a lot easier to add ingredients than take them out.

Dec 27, 2005

I used fresh lobster rather than canned. The ingredients are subtle, enhancing rather than covering the flavor of the lobster. I may add a little more horseradish next time due to my preference for strong flavors, but my husband and I loved it. This recipe is definitely a keeper for special occassions!

Dec 10, 2010

Be sure to make this a day ahead so the flavours can intensify. I used 11 oz. of lobster since that's what came in the can of frozen lobster I bought from Costco. I squeezed the water out of each piece with paper towels since it was a bit wet. Next time I'd like to try this with fresh lobster. Also, I'd cut the lobster pieces slightly larger (more recognizable) and add them to the cream cheese mixture after it's mixed. Less breakage that way. This dip was a hit and I'll make it again.

Jan 30, 2012

Oh, my word, was this good. I used fresh lobster meat and left some of it a little chunkier than the rest. I reduced the amount of onion to only about a teaspoon and added just a teeny bit of chopped chives for some contrast. I also cut back a little on the lemon as well - I wanted to minimally enhance the lobster flavor and didn't want to take the chance of masking it in the least. I never would have thought to combine lobster and horseradish (I tend to like mine strictly with drawn butter) but I found it not only creative, but very tasty as well.

Mar 30, 2006

smooth and incredible flavor. used 2 whole lobster tails steamed. spread really enhances the lobster flavor.

Dec 13, 2011

So good it is a keeper! I found a whole cooked lobster on sale for $6. Next time I’ll double the lobster just because we can!


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  • Calories
  • 86 kcal
  • 4%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 0.7 g
  • < 1%
  • Cholesterol
  • 35 mg
  • 12%
  • Fat
  • 7.9 g
  • 12%
  • Fiber
  • 0 g
  • < 1%
  • Protein
  • 3.4 g
  • 7%
  • Sodium
  • 101 mg
  • 4%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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