Recipe courtesy of Brian Duffy
Save Recipe Print
Total:
1 hr 5 min
Prep:
15 min
Cook:
50 min
Yield:
2 servings
Level:
Intermediate

Ingredients

Directions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

In a large pot, cook the pasta until al dente. Drain the pasta and reserve, also reserve the water. Steam the lobster over the water for 3 minutes, then cool, remove the meat, and reserve both the meat and the shell. In a medium sauce pot, sweat the onions in 2 tablespoons butter, and remove. In the same pot, scald the milk and add the garlic, shallots, and peppercorns. Add the lobster shells to create a fish stock. Bring the "stock" to a boil, then reduce the heat to a simmer, season with salt and pepper, and cook for 20 minutes.

Meanwhile, make a roux by combining 5 tablespoons of flour with 5 tablespoons of butter in a small sauce pot over medium-high heat. Cook until it thickens and develops a golden yellow color. Set aside roux. Strain the stock and return it to the pan. Once the stock begins to simmer again, start whisking the cheeses in slowly until fully incorporated (this will also thicken the sauce). Add the roux to thicken a little more, and then add the reserved onions and lobster meat. Toss the sauce with the pasta, and transfer it to a small baking dish. Top with bread crumbs, and bake for 8 to 12 minutes, or until bubbly and browned.

Cook's Note

Different shapes of macaroni make this dish more fun.

This recipe was provided by a chef, restaurant or culinary professional. It has not been tested for home use.

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Mac-O-Lantern and Cheese Bowls 00:56

Scare up a delicious dinner with these mac and cheese-stuffed bell peppers.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Lobster Mac and Cheese

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Three-Cheese Macaroni

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

One-Pot Mac 'n' Cheese

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Saag Paneer: Spinach with Indian Cheese

Recipe courtesy of Aarti Sequeira

Lobster Ravioli with Crabmeat Cream Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Lilly's Gastronomia Italiana

Cheese Souffle

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Garlic Cheese Bread Sticks

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Three-Cheese Calzones

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.