What’s the Difference Between Shrimp and Prawns?

Raw shrimps with spice and lemon on a slate board.

You’re preparing a new seafood recipe. You have nearly all the ingredients ready, you just have to grab the shrimp the recipe calls for. But as you open your fridge you realize that it wasn’t shrimp you grabbed at the grocery store, but prawns. Will you still be able to cook your recipe? Or will… Read more »

Our Top 3 Breakfast Seafood Recipes

father preparing breakfast for wife and daughter

While most people think of crustaceans, fish and mollusks as appetizer and dinner fare, here at Cape Porpoise Lobster Co. we love our fresh Maine seafood so much that we even eat it for breakfast! Whether you are a fan of smoked salmon or crab cakes, there is a delectable morning meal you will love…. Read more »

6 Facts About Lobster You Probably Didn’t Know

freshly boiled lobster on plate

Healthy, versatile and delicious, lobster is truly one of nature’s best gifts. It’s no wonder, then, that lobster is such a popular dish across America and the world. However, while lobster graces the menus of many restaurants, few people know everything there is to know about lobsters. Cape Porpoise Lobster is here to fix that…. Read more »

How to Make Seafood Arrabbiata

Seafood Pasta spaghetti with shrimps and parsley on gray stone background.

If you’ve been looking for a great seafood pasta dish, you’re in luck. Our Seafood Arrabbiata, which combines linguine and shellfish, is out of this world. The rich tomatoes and clam juice perfectly compliment the wide variety of scallops, shrimp and clams that you’ll find in this dish. The finished product is a delicious entrée… Read more »

How to Make Crab Quiche

crab quiche on table

Quiche is simple and delicious. It’s no wonder why it’s such a popular recipe. It’s easy to make for any occasion, and you can basically add anything you love for your perfect quiche. From veggies to red meat to poultry, customizing your quiche to your tastes is incredibly simple. But that’s not all you can… Read more »

How to Make Lobster Scampi Linguine

lobster scampi linguine

Probably one of the most indulgent recipes we advocate, lobster scampi linguine is perfect for special occasions. Served as a reward for a job well done, to celebrate a job promotion or just to show your loved ones you care, lobster scampi is favorite to everyone! Read on below to find our recipe for lobster… Read more »

How Long to Cook Lobster

When it comes to cooking fresh Maine lobster, there are many methods to choose from, but the most common are boiling and steaming. No matter which method you choose, though, there will likely be one question at the front of your mind: how long do I have to cook the lobster for? The answer depends… Read more »

Five Wine and Lobster Pairings Perfect for Your Next Meal

Red wine with Maine lobster over a bed of linguini with micro gr

Finding the right wine for any meal can be tricky, but with the bold and succulent flavor of lobster to contend with, finding the right wine is even tougher. The most important thing to consider is richness of the meal you are making. As a rule of thumb, the acidity of the wine should be greater… Read more »

Fun Facts You Didn’t Know About Shrimp

A popular Maine seafood, shrimp can be cooked in a variety of ways to compliment any meal. Shrimp cocktail and shrimp scampi are just two of the most popular options. Past its delicious flavor, how much do you know about shrimp? There are more than 2000 species These bite size ocean dwellers play an important… Read more »

What Should You Eat with Lobster?

lobster

  What should you eat with lobster? For everyone, the answer to this is different. A lot of people like their Maine lobster completely on its own, without the presence of any other foods in the meal. But, a lot of people like to have something to complement the lobster with a side, or even… Read more »