Bring large pot of water to boil. Add lobsters; cover and boil 9 minutes. Using tongs, transfer lobsters to large bowl of cole water. Reserve 4 cups cooking liquid. Drain lobsters. Working over bowl to collect juices, remove claws and tails. Cut tail meat through shells into 1/2 inch wide medallions. Remove shells. Crack claws; carefully remove meat. Reserve large pieces, reserving all juices and shells. Melt 1 tablespoon butter in heavy large saucepan over medium heat. Add onion, curry and garlic, saute 2 minutes. Stir in tomato juices. Boil mixture 2 minutes. Stir in tomato paste, then Calvados and reserved shells and juices. Boil mixture 2 minutes. Add reserved 4 cups lobster cooking liquid, wine, thyme, parsley and bay leaf; bring to boil. Reduce heat; simmer until sauce is reduced to 1 2/3 cups, about 45 minutes. Strain into medium skillet, discarding solids. (Can be prepared 6 hours ahead. Cover; shill lobster and sauce.) Mix 2 tablespoons butter and flour in small bowl. Bring sauce to simmer. Whisk in butter mixture; boil 2 minutes, whisking constantly. Season with salt and pepper. Melt 1 tablespoon butter in another heavy medium skillet over medium heat. Add lobster medallions and claw meat. Saute just until heated through, about 1 minute. Divide sauce among 4 plates. Arrange medallions and claw meat atop sauce and serve. This will make either 4 appetizer servings or 2 main course servings. From the Brittany region of France. Bon Appetit/May 94 Typed by Didi Pahl
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|Serving Size: 1 Appetizer (75g)|
|Recipe Makes: 4 Appetizers|
|Calories from Fat: 2 (3%)|
|Amt Per Serving||% DV|
|Total Fat 0.3g||0 %|
|Saturated Fat 0.1g||0 %|
|Monounsaturated Fat 0.1g|
|Polyunsanturated Fat 0.1g|
|Cholesterol 0mg||0 %|
|Sodium 100.5mg||3 %|
|Potassium 219mg||6 %|
|Total Carbohydrate 11.2g||3 %|
|Dietary Fiber 1.6g||6 %|
|Sugars, other 9.6g|
|Protein 1.7g||2 %|
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Calories per serving: 61
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