Poached Lobster with Vegetable Macédoine

This refreshing starter is elegant to present and can be fully prepared in advance!

lobster with vegetable macédoine

Lobster has an exquisite taste and a luxurious reputation. It is a prized culinary delight enjoyed by seafood enthusiasts around the world. Renowned for its succulent, firm flesh and striking appearance, the lobster has earned its place as a delicacy on menus and at high-end feasts. This crustacean, found in both saltwater and freshwater habitats, was in its humble beginnings a common food source for coastal communities but with time it became a status symbol of refinement in the realm of gastronomy.

We like to treat ourselves occasionally and when it comes to culinary delights, the lobster truly stands out. By keeping a less-is-more approach, the lobster’s natural flavours take center stage and it is easy to fully appreciate the taste and texture.

Easy prepping the lobster

There are three important preparations to this dish that will take some extra time. Click the links for the detailed recipes below.

Keep everything fresh and plate the ingredients before serving the dish. Because it is lobster, we like to make it look more sophisticated than a regular weeknight dinner. 

lobster with vegetable macedoine

You can follow our ideas, or you can apply your own creative skills to make an attractive dish!  

lobster with macedoine

Poached Lobster with Vegetable Macédoine

There are three important preparations to this dish that will take some extra time.
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Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Course Fish & Seafood, Salad
Cuisine French
Servings 2 people
Calories 160 kcal

EQUIPMENT (click pictures for details)


  • 200 gr macédoine
  • 1 pc poached lobster
  • 2 tbsp homemade mayonnaise


  • Combine the vegetable macédoine with the mayonnaise. Season to taste with salt and pepper, and toss well to coat.
  • Use a ring to stack some macédoine in the middle of the plate and cover with slices of lobster tail.
    lobster with vegetable macedoine
  • Finish with a full claw and some dots of mayonnaise or cocktail sauce.
    lobster with macedoine

Nutrition for 1 portion

Calories: 160kcalCarbohydrates: 14gProtein: 4gFat: 11gCholesterol: 7mgSodium: 138mgFiber: 4gSugar: 0.1gVitamin A: 5087IUVitamin C: 10mgCalcium: 27mgIron: 1mg
Keyword langouste, lobster, poaching
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