Category: Cape Porpoise Lobster

Cape Pier Chowder House Menu is Here!

The Cape Pier Chowder House will reopen on April 3rd, 2015 for our new season. We’re proud to announce and release our 2015 menu, which features selections that include our lobster stew, crab cake sandwich, fried fish & chips, lobster dinners, and of course our famous lobster roll. Plus, many more delicious menu items! To see the… Read more »

Lobster & Scallops Recipe for a Change of Pace

This is a unique and different way to serve lobster at your upcoming holiday party. Ingredients: 1 lbs. Maine lobster, 1/2 Pineapple, 3 Oz Pineapple juice, 2/3 Tbs Butter, 1 minced Shallot, 2 1/2 Oz Cachaça and white wine mix (10:2 ratio), 4 Oz Maine lobster bisque, 3 Sea scallops, 1/3 C. Black rice, 6… Read more »

Fall in New England Quintessence

Fall in New England is an amazing time, especially in Kennebunkport, Maine. This charming and historic town on the Atlantic coast not only offers visitors the quintessential colorful fall experience, but also some of the best fall activities and events in the region. A popular vacation destination for nearly 150 years, Kennebunkport always has something… Read more »

Can I Store Uncooked Lobster?

Here is a question that many people ask.  Can you freeze both cooked lobster and uncooked lobster to enjoy at a later date?  The short answer to this question is no, you cannot freeze uncooked lobster.  Here is why. When you freeze and thaw uncooked lobster, the meat sticks to the inside of the shell… Read more »

Kennebunkport Festival

Cape Porpoise Lobster Co. is situated in the middle of the beautiful and bustling fishing port of Kennebunkport, Maine at Cape Porpoise Pier. Located along the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, Kennebunkport boasts beautiful scenery, a friendly atmosphere, and a wealth of culture.   One of the best ways to enjoy all that Maine has… Read more »

Why Is Lobster Red?

It’s a simple question, and those who have never cooked their own lobster might even be surprised to learn that the delicious, bright red lobster served in restaurants didn’t start out that way. Even though there is some variety in color due to genetics and diet, most live lobsters start out a brownish color,”even though… 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 »

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 »