Lobster Bisque With Port and Rosemary-S. D.-Restaurant

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 50 mins

This is another San Diego Restaurant recipe, from Blue Point Costal Cusine. A king of soups, a version that will arch the eyebrow of even the most discriminating gourmet. Very rich, expensive and luxurious.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a heavy pot, heat enough oil to cover bottom of pot. Add carrots, onions and lobster.
  2. Cook over medium heat until lobster shells are bright and red.
  3. Add Port wine and deglaze pot, scraping up any brown bits.
  4. Simmer over medium heat until wine is reduced by 2/3.
  5. Add rosemary and tomato paste. Stir for 3 to 5 minutes.
  6. Add Cream. Simmer for 45 minutes.
  7. Strain and season with salt and white pepper.
  8. Ladle soup into individual bowls and garnish with poached lobster meat and rosemary.