Recipe courtesy of Bite into Maine
Save Recipe Print
Total:
15 min
Active:
15 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

Cut and tear the lobster meat into large chunks, closely checking for bits of shell. Keep the claws as intact as possible for the best presentation.

In a large bowl, use a spatula to mix the lobster meat with the mayonnaise, coating evenly. The more chilled the mayonnaise, the better it will coat.

Heat a skillet or griddle over medium-high heat. Using a pastry brush, liberally brush the melted butter on both sides of the hot dog rolls and place in the skillet. Toast each side to a golden brown color, using more butter as needed.

Fill each roll with about 4 ounces of the lobster mixture. Sprinkle the tops with chives. Serve with a lemon wedge, which can also be squeezed on top.

Serve immediately--the goal is to serve when you still have a warm, buttery roll with the cool creamy lobster meat. Enjoyed best with a view of the ocean.

Cook's Note

Extra-heavy mayonnaise, which has extra yolks added, is thicker and richer than regular mayonnaise. New England-style hot dog rolls are split-top rolls with flat sides. If you are unable to find them in your area, try using another roll and slice the sides flat for a greater grilling surface.

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

Trending Videos 6 Videos

More Food Network

Whole Lemon Bars 01:36

This lazy cook's version of a lemon bar is simple and delicious.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Short Rib Lasagna Rolls

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Maine-Style Lobster Rolls With Mayonnaise

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Lobster Rolls

Recipe courtesy of Anne Rosenzweig

Lobster Roll

Recipe courtesy of Ellie Krieger

Lobster Roll

Recipe courtesy of Gregory Marchand

Lobster Roll

Recipe courtesy of Elsie Foy

Lobster Roll

Recipe courtesy of The Lobster Shack

Lobster Rolls

Recipe courtesy of Jeff Mauro

Lobster Roll

Recipe courtesy of Geoffrey Zakarian

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Dig In

          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.