Langostino lobster recipes

Langostino Artichoke and Mozzarella with Candied Lemon Salad

Langostino Artichoke and Mozzarella with Candied Lemon Salad

Langostino to me are the result of a shrimp and a lobster if they decided to have kids. For this wonderful salad from Yotam Ottolenghi’s Plenty More, I decided to add some langostino to the mix to make this more of a heartier meal than just a salad
Langostino Corn and Chickpea Soup

Langostino Corn and Chickpea Soup

Langostino look like very small, stubby lobster, or a crawfish, but the langostino is a completely different species
Saffron Risotto with Langostino Tails - Recipe

Saffron Risotto with Langostino Tails - Recipe

They come fully cooked and the description says they are similar to lobster in taste. My last order to Anderson Seafoods included something I'd never had before - Chilean Langostino Tails
Louisiana Crayfish or Langostino Casserole

Louisiana Crayfish or Langostino Casserole

In the United States, a langostino is an alternate name for the squat lobster. Crayfish, also known as crawfish or crawdads, are crustaceans resembling small lobsters, to which they are related but they live only in fresh water not salt water like their much larger cousins
Cool Shrimp and Cucumber Crackers

Cool Shrimp and Cucumber Crackers

(Depending on where it is sourced from, langostino is the meat of squat lobster, or crayfish. I topped them with tiny langostino tails from Trader Joe's
Pasta Alfredo

Pasta Alfredo

My husband prefers shrimp, scallops or langostinolobster tails. Pasta Alfredo. Dinner to the table in less than 20 minutes
Dining Out Options for Lent

Dining Out Options for Lent

To make our lobster platters even more splurge-worthy, we opted for the upgraded Creamy LangostinoLobster Mashed Potatoes for our side dish

Langoustines with herbed cream

They look similar to what may be more commonly found, in the US at least, crawfish (or crayfish to some) but crawfish are freshwater animals, as I understand, and a little different although they can be substituted here too (to be honest I’m not totally sure what I bought as the fishmonger didn’t have them marked and while I said ‘langoustine’ the Spanish word for crawfish is ‘langostino’ and I didn’t ask for definite which they were
Cajun Lime Corn Chowder with Crab

Cajun Lime Corn Chowder with Crab

Cajun Langostino Chowder – #FishFridayFoodies. Replace the imitation crab meat with real crab or lobster
Shrimp Wonton Soup – #SoupSwappers

Shrimp Wonton Soup – #SoupSwappers

Cajun Langostino Chowder – #FishFridayFoodies. The same company also makes Maine Lobster Juice. Who’s ready for a three-day weekend

Javi’s Cantina, Isla Mujeres 2018

My first taste of langostino was many years ago in Varadero Cuba. Caribbean “lobster” is a sister to the north Atlantic lobster that we enjoy in Canada

Plan a Birthday Celebration to Remember

Lobsterfest® Surf and Turf – Tender Maine lobster tail paired with choice of a wood-grilled sirloin, NY Strip or filet mignon, topped with a langostino and Maine lobster beurre blanc
Rubio’s Langostino Lobster

Rubio’s Langostino Lobster

Have you heard that LangostinoLobster is back at Rubio’s. I loved that the lobster was rich, buttery and melt in your mouth tasty
Langostinos with Fettucini

Langostinos with Fettucini

Langostinos are not langoustes (spiny lobsters) despite a similar name (in Spanish, lobster is called langosta)