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 »

Lobster Recipes For Your Next Summer Get-Together

Lobster Recipes for Your Next Summer Get-Together

The world is slowly re-opening after a year of COVID-19 lockdowns. That means you can safely gather around the picnic table with your family once more! If you’re planning a summer family get-together after a whole year apart, you’re going to want mouth-watering dishes to serve. Below are some of our favorite lobster recipes for… Read more »

How To Eat Maine Lobster

How to Eat Lobster

Although lobster is an enjoyable delicacy for many, the process of eating one can be less than favorable, especially if you don’t know how! 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 enjoyment… Read more »

Crustaceans vs. Mollusks

Crustaceans vs. Mollusks

From a lobster bisque appetizer to a seafood crème brûlée dessert, shellfish can be a delectable star of any dish. But not all shellfish are the same. In fact, there are two main categories of shellfish: crustaceans and mollusks. Here we explain the main differences between these two types of shellfish to help you better… Read more »