Costco is a treasure trove of giant foods. Do you need a three pound cake to feed birthday parties? Easy. Want a five-piece wedding cake of cheese to serve instead of sugary sweets? No problem. Still, I am still surprised when the superstore brings out something I've never seen before – like these three-pound lobster gowns, recently discovered by excited customers.
Choose Costco locations, mainly across California, which have started offering two-, three-, and four-pound lobster claws in the meat and seafood sections. It is unclear how long the lobster has been an option in the store, but images from Reddit and Instagram track back to January this year. If you can't get your own medium sized claws on these massive, don't worry. Most Costco stores still offer six number packs of live Maine lobster to a more manageable 1
In front of see snaps of ginormous lobster gowns, including some dramatic side-by-side comparisons. As Instagram uses @ julesfood correctly put it, "I hope we have enough butter?!" !