Category: Cape Porpoise Lobster

How To Eat Maine Lobster

How to Eat A Lobster

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. 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,… Read more »

Tips for Boiling Lobster + Valentine’s Day Recipe

Tips for Boiling Lobster + Valentine’s Day Recipe

Our collective love affair with lobster knows no limits. Some people associate the crustacean with coastal living and dining. The sight and smell of a lobster brings them back to times spent walking beaches, fishing in the ocean and living the coastal life. Others just simply love the flavor and various ways to prepare lobster…. Read more »

The Benefits of Seafood for Weight Loss

The Benefits of Seafood for Weight Loss

According to Health.gov, individuals should consume 8 ounces of seafood each week, as fish provides plenty of omega-3 fatty acids, vitamin B12, and vitamin D. Seafood is a great source of proteinand is also  associated with a reduced risk of cardiovascular disease and the improved health of infants whose mothers ate the recommended amount during… Read more »

Celebrate National Lobster Day

June 15th is National Lobster Day, and in honor of our favorite crustacean we are highlighting some awesome lobster recipes perfect for summer. Check out the recipes below and then visit our website to purchase our 100% Fresh Maine lobster! Grilled Lobster Tail   Ingredients 1/4 c. melted butter 1 tbsp. lemon juice 1/2 tsp…. Read more »

A Brief History of Lobsters and How They Became Seafood Royalty

Once considered the “cockroaches of the sea”, these crustaceans have come a long way from their humble beginnings. During the 1700s lobsters were so plentiful that they used to wash ashore on Massachusetts beaches in piles up to 2 feet high. If you were to see a 2-foot-high pile of lobsters today I’m sure your… Read more »

How to Cook a Traditional Seafood Boil

Summer is almost here and now is the perfect time to plan your backyard parties! Hosting a party in your backyard is a great way to socialize with friends and enjoy your own yard. Prepare an authentic seafood boil for your party guests with this easy recipe! Before you get started, first gather all your… Read more »

Desserts That Go Well with Seafood

Everyone loves a delicious seafood dinner. If you’re planning a menu around some fresh lobster, shrimp or other marine delights, you might be wondering how to cap off the meal! Read on for a few ideas for desserts that go well with seafood. Key lime pie Think about how often you see fish and seafood… Read more »

How to Make Lobster Newburg

Lobster Newburg is one of the classics of American seafood cooking. Creamy, saucy, and rich, it’s sure to impress the guests at your next dinner party. History of Lobster Newburg There are a few different theories as to how the dish came about, but the most popular holds that it was created in 1876 at… Read more »

How to Make Mouthwatering Lobster Pot Pie

If you’re looking for a new way to enjoy lobster, why not try your hand at a lobster pot pie? Here are 10 steps for you to follow when you make lobster pot pie: 1. Start by preheating your oven to 425, and greasing 4 two-inch ramekins or spraying them with nonstick cooking spray. 2…. Read more »

How to Make Delicious Lobster Risotto

One of the things that we love about fresh Maine lobster—and believe us, there are many—is how well it goes in a number of dishes. Just think about the amount of lobster-based dishes that you know, and love: lobster bisque, lobster mac and cheese, lobster rolls, and just the lobster itself, with just a bib… Read more »