7 Fun and Interesting Facts about Lobsters

Lobsters are a favorite and a luxury for many diners. It is the crustacean of decadence, and a classic for special occasions. The only thing most of us know about these delicious creatures of the sea is what they’re like when boiled or grilled to perfection, how they go perfectly with Champagne, and that they… Read more »

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 Properly Eat Lobster

SEAFOOD SET

Here at the Cape Porpoise Lobster Co, we sell so much Maine lobster that we sometimes forget that not everyone is familiar with eating it. Even if someone has enjoyed lobster, it doesn’t always mean the process went smoothly. Many people haphazardly work their way through eating a lobster, which can take away from the… Read more »

Five Ways to Cook Maine Lobster Tails

Grilling Lobster Tails

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… Read more »

3 Maine Lobster Comfort Foods For the Winter

It’s that time of year again. The sky is getting darker and the days are getting shorter. No one wants to admit it, but winter is right around the corner. While eating lobster often goes hand in hand with summertime bakes and boils, there’s no good reason not to enjoy it year round. Embrace the… Read more »

Why Eat Wild Caught Salmon?

Raw Salmon

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 »

What Are Some Seafood Recipes For Football Games?

This time of the year, seafood probably doesn’t first come to mind in other parts of the country. Why not?  Seafood is great all year long, and during the fall when football consumes us every weekend, sharing our favorite seafood recipes and dishes is a must. You get all your friends together, ready to consume… Read more »

What Wine Goes Best With Seafood From Maine? [Infographic]

Seafood and wine go great together.  There’s not a better combination for a romantic dinner on the Maine coast overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, or in a local quaint restaurant with someone special in your life. For many though, figuring out what type of wine goes with seafood, or lobster in particular, can be a difficult… Read more »

Impress Guests with These Shrimp Cocktail Recipes

JUMBO WHITE SHRIMP

Different Shrimp Cocktail Recipes:   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… Read more »

What to Eat and Drink with Your Maine Lobster

What goes well with lobster? The truth is, the options are almost endless, as it all depends on how you prepare the dinner. Grilling, chilling, and boiling all afford different tastes and textures, so you’ll want to complement with the proper foods and wines accordingly. Also, if this is your first time eating lobster, watch… Read more »