There are a lot of people that would love to eat lobster tail more often than they do. The thing is though, most people assume that it is something that is too far out of reach when it comes to their grocery or dining budget. However, if you want to make sure that you are getting as many nutrients for your body, you need to make sure that you are mixing things up a little. Whether you make use of a baked recipe or you prepare the lobster in some other manner, you will find that you will never regret the choice to put such a great selection on your own personal menu.

So, just what is it about this food choice that should convince you that it is worth it to spend a little money on it? According to The National Institute of Health, this is a food choice that is low in cholesterol and that actually has fewer calories than that of turkey or chicken. For example, a 3.5 ounce services of Maine Lobster will have only 72 mg of calories. Skinless chicken has 85 and skinless turkey has 86.

Now that you are ready to go out and shop for the best lobster tail possible, you need to make sure that you are learning a thing or two about what you should be looking for. One tail is not as always as good as the next so it is important that you are cautious with your seafood selection, especially at the price you will be paying. Many people look at the available selections in the water tank and they are looking for that "perfect red" lobster. This is not something you are going to find because the red color is brought out when it is cooked. While it is still alive, the colors will range from dark green to a brown, but there can also be colors such as yellow, black, white and blue. However, all of these various colored little guys will turn bright red when cooked.

Want to know a little fun fact about the lobster tail you are about to enjoy? Even though many consider lobster to be a delicacy and a symbol of wealth, this was not always the case. In the beginnings of the New World English Settlement, those who resided in places such as Massachusetts found that lobster was so readily available, that they were actually getting sick and tired of how much they had to eat it. Of course, back then, there certainly was not as many ways to prepare the seafood, such as a Baked recipe.

As you can clearly see, there are many reasons to fall in love with this dish. It has a wonderful taste and it is exceptionally good for you! Whenever you can afford it, make sure that you are splurging just a little for yourself and your family.
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Popa Woolsey writes about mental and physical health. His articles about low fat recipe's are published in 58 countries.