Five Ways to Cook Maine Lobster Tails

lobster tails cooking on a grill

Many people don’t realize the versatility available to cooks when it comes to Maine lobster. Try all five of these methods to bring out the delicious flavor of Maine lobster tails in different ways. Boil This is probably the easiest way to cook lobster tails. Just drop them in boiling, salted water, shell and all…. Read more »

Can You Eat Seafood While Pregnant?

woman eating plate of seafood

High in protein and omega-3 fatty acids, seafood is both delicious and healthy to eat. But is it safe to eat while you’re pregnant? The short answer is yes—many types of seafood are perfectly safe to eat while pregnant. However, there are a few caveats. Why you should eat seafood while pregnant The majority of… Read more »

Why Eat Wild Caught Salmon?

raw salmon on a cutting board

These days, the hottest foods are ones that combine delicious taste and natural health benefits. That’s why wild caught salmon has become all the rage. There’s a reason why it shows up on countless “superfood” lists, and is increasingly popular as a healthy option on restaurant menus. Wild caught salmon has real, powerful health benefits… Read more »

Should Diabetics Eat Seafood?

bowl filled with lobster and pasta

According to the CDC, roughly 34.2 million Americans have diabetes. Another 88 million adults are considered “prediabetic.” That means approximately 1 in 3 American adults are in the danger zone of developing Type II Diabetes, while another 1 in 10 have been officially diagnosed. Living with diabetes can be a challenge, especially when it comes… Read more »

3 Unique Shrimp Cocktail Recipes to Impress Your Guests With

Shrimp Cocktail

  Shrimp cocktail is an essential for your summertime parties and soirees. No dish is more elegant and refreshing than a plate of chilled shrimp. This summer, surprise your guests with a different take on the average shrimp cocktail that they will be sure to enjoy. Here are a few ways to change-up your shrimp… Read more »

Is Lobster Healthy?

Is Lobster Healthy

You know what’s better than succulent, great tasting Maine lobster? How about the fact that, unlike too many other delicious foods, you can actually enjoy eating it without feeling guilty. That’s right lobster lovers, there’s no need to resist the irresistible anymore. Let’s take a look at the numerous health benefits you can get from… Read more »

How to Steam Lobster

How to Steam Lobster

When you order fresh live Maine lobster from Cape Porpoise Lobster Co., we can assure you that you’re in for a delicious meal. However, if you’re a lobster newbie you may need some help with the basics of lobster cooking. Luckily, we’re here to help. Here’s how to steam lobster: First, make sure to choose… Read more »

Why Do Lobsters Turn Red?

When you dig in to a plate of delicious lobster, the crustacean on your plate is a bright shade of red. However, lobsters in the wild look much different—they’re usually brown, green, dull blue or olive-gray. What causes the dramatic change? Science has the answer. It’s chemistry Lobsters have astaxanthin, a pigment that can absorb… Read more »

Fun shrimp dishes to try this summer

Fun Shrimp Dishes to Try This Summer

If you’re looking to spice up family dinners this summer, shrimp is an easy and affordable way to create a unique dish the whole family will enjoy. Whether you prefer to cook shrimp on the grill or on a stovetop, there’s nearly an unlimited number of dishes you can try out. Greek-inspired shrimp with your… Read more »

Pescatarian Diet 101: What It Is and How to Follow It

Pescatarian Diet 101

Vegetarians avoid fish and meat, vegans eat no animal products what-so-ever, but what about pescatarians?  While lesser known, pescatarians eat a special diet that differs just slightly from vegetarians and vegans. How? Pescatarians eat a plant-based diet, but they also eat fish and seafood. Read on to learn more: What is a pescatarian? Pescatarians have… Read more »