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Gourmet Lobster, Spinach & Tomato Salad

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With the opening of the much anticipated Belize Spiny Lobster Season, this recipe will delight your family. Chunks of lobster meat tossed in a healthy salad – is a definite game winner!  


1 pound Spiny Lobster tails (de-shelled)

1 handful of spinach leaves

2-3 medium tomatoes, cut into wedges

¼ cup extra virgin oil

Zest and juice of 1 ½ lemons

Salt and pepper


*If lobster tails need to be thawed out, place in cold water bowl for ten minutes, squeeze out any excess water and pat dry.

*Dice lobster tails in big chunks

*In a large bowl, toss spinach and tomatoes with olive oil.

*Add lemon juice, salt and black pepper to taste and toss again

*Add lobster chunks and gently toss one more time

*Garnish with lemon zest.

*this recipe makes 4 servings

Optional: Pairs well with Hot Mamas Belize Manganero Sauce


Coconut Curried Lobster

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With the Belize Lobster Season coming to a close on February 15th, it’s time to treat the family to a taste of this yummy crustacean to send off the season. And of the many ways to prepare it, we present you with this amazing Coconut Curried Lobster recipe.


3-4 Medium Sized Lobster

4 tspn Curry Powder

1 Red Pepper (thinly sliced)

1 Orange Pepper (thinly sliced)

1 Green Pepper, (thinly sliced)

2 Small Habanero Peppers (thinly sliced) or Hot Mama’s Pepper Mash

1 Leek (thinly sliced)

1 Teaspoon Italian Seasoning

3 Cups Coconut Milk

1 Cup Fresh Chopped Tomato

6 tblspn. Olive Oil


*Remove lobster meat from shells. Reserve shells.

*In large sauce pan heat 4 tablespoons olive oil, add curry and let cook, stirring for one minute.

*Add leeks, peppers, Italian seasoning and stir for three minutes.

*Add coconut milk, fresh tomato and simmer for 3 minutes. 

*In separate pan sauté Lobster in remaining olive oil for one minute, then add to curry mixture, simmer five minutes. 

*Boil shells to bring out red color. 

*Serve curried lobster mixture in shells or over white rice.

*Optional: Hot Mama’s Belize Pepper Products