Costco is a treasure trove for giant foods. Do you need a three-pound cookie to feed the birthday party guests? Easy. Would you like a five-tiered cheese cake that is served instead of sugary sweets? No problem. Still, I'm still surprised when the supermarket produces something I've never seen before – like those three-pound lobster claws recently discovered by excited buyers.
Selected Costco locations, mostly across California, seem to offer two-, three- and four-pound lobster claws in their meat and seafood sections. It's unclear how long lobster was an in-store option, but images from Reddit and Instagram date back to January this year. If you do not get your own average sized claws on those huge claws, do not worry. Most Costco stores still offer packs of live Maine lobsters at a modest weight of 1
Ahead you can see snapshots of the ginormous lobster claws, including some dramatic comparisons side by side. As Instagram user @julesfood puts it appropriately, "I hope we have enough butter ?!"