Some Things that you may not know about Lobster Traps

For one thing, if you have never been to a Maine lobster fishing shore, you might not have even known that lobsters were caught in traps. But, you probably did, since it’s pretty common knowledge that commercial fishing is done with traps, nets, etc. But, did you know that lobster traps have escape routes? “Why?”… Read more »

Using Lobster as an Ingredient

Lobster Ingredients

                  You probably think of lobster first as a main course, as it takes a lot of work and it’s pretty filling. But a lobster’s flavor can lend a lot to other sorts of meals as well. So, try thinking of lobster as an ingredient and you… Read more »

What Should You Eat with Lobster?

Lobster Ingredients

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 an equally important entree. For an appetizer,… Read more »

2 Ways to Cook Mussels

Cooked Mussels

When people think of seafood, they often don’t immediately think of mussels. Lobster, salmon, crab and various other foods, from the exotic to the mundane, typically jump into people’s minds. But mussels are a very nice addition to any meal, so consider them as a side for your next entree. Here are two ways to… Read more »

On Grilling Lobster

Grilled Lobster

Summer is over… does that mean grilling season is over too? NO! Fall is a fantastic time of year to grill. The weather is more bearable to a lot of people and everyone likes grilled lobster. So, here are some directions on a technique for grilling lobster this autumn: 1 – Parboil the lobster –… Read more »

How Do You Show Your Love for Maine Lobster?

Fresh Maine lobster has a quality that no other food has. People love lobster like they love their cars or their favorite sport team. So, how do you show your taste for this incredible food? The same way you show your love for your favorite sport team! Cape Porpoise offers some really fun lobster apparel… Read more »

3 Reasons to get Seafood Chowder for Your Next Party

The summer is almost over, school is starting back up and you’re probably glad that grad parties are over with! But, autumn brings about plenty of parties as well (Labor Day, Halloween, Thanksgiving) and you might even host a party or two throughout the winter.   So, consider getting a nice big order of fresh… Read more »

How to Cook Lobster

When it comes to cooking fresh Maine lobster, you have two main options: Boiling & Steaming. Of course, you can grill it as well, but let’s stick with boiling and steaming for instruction today (as you can do these any time of year). Boiling Lobster Make sure that you have a pot large enough to… Read more »

Wondering how to eat a lobster? We Can Help!

I think that one of the biggest detractors for people and lobster dinners is the apparent difficulty in eating it. But, it’s really not that difficult, it’s just not what you’re used to. Plus, it’s so worth it!   So, how does one eat a fresh Maine lobster?   Step 1 – The Lobster Claws… Read more »

Welcome to Cape Porpoise Lobster Co.’s Blog

Welcome to Cape Porpoise Lobster Company’s blog! You are either here because you love lobster or because you want to love it… or maybe you just stumbled on our site by accident. No matter the case, you will love fresh Maine lobster if you give it a shot! The American lobster resides in northern Atlantic… Read more »