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Lobster Thermidor

5-Minute Chocolate Trifle


2 lobsters, boiled

1/4 pound fresh mushrooms

2 tablespoons butter

Salt and pepper, to taste

2 ounces sherry or cooking wine (optional)

2 tablespoons flour

1 cup milk or cream

1/4 cup diced Cheddar cheese


2 egg yolks

Boil lobsters and remove meat.  Reserve shells.  Sauté lobster meat and sliced mushrooms in butter for 5 minutes.  Add salt and pepper to taste.  Add sherry and braise for 2 minutes.  Blend flour into mixture, then slowly stir in milk.  Add cheese and stir until it melts.  Sprinkle with paprika.  Remove from heat and blend in egg yolks.  Fill lobster shells.  Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese and a dash of paprika.  Place under broiler to brown.

A recipe from Ron Machtley, Congressman from Rhode Island

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