Category: Clams

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 »

What are Littleneck Clams?

September is here and Cape Porpoise Lobster Company is celebrating the entrance of fall with one of our favorite Maine mollusks: The littleneck clam! The coast of Maine is home to a variety of tasty seafood options, from crustaceans to mollusks. But what is does the phrase “littleneck clam” mean? Referred to by different names depending on… 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 »