• Water to cover lobster
• 1 lemon
• 1 bay leaf
• 1 tablespoon Old Bay seasoning (optional)
• 1 live Maine lobster
Bring water to full boil. Add juice of lemon, bay leaf, and Old Bay seasoning. Place lobster in a pot. Cover. Cook 6 minutes per pound. Remove the lobster from the pot and crack the shell open to retrieve meat. Serve with melted butter and lemon.