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Boiled lobsters were served cold with dressing, not hot and "in the rough," as we are most likely to encounter them today.

This sea creature enjoyed a resurgence of demand in the 19th century which still holds true today. Its most noticeable external traits were its long hands and small feet' (Archestratus), its bent fingers (Epicharmus) and its dark color (Pliny).

They sometimes washed up on the beaches of Plymouth, Massachusetts, in piles of two feet high.

These settlers approached the creatures with less than gustator enthusiasm, but the lobsters' abundance mande them fit for the tables of the poor...

Anne Wilson [Academy Chicago: Chicago] 1991 "Lobster, much as today, was considered especially elegant and appropriate food for lovers, being an aphrodesiac.