Category: Fresh Maine Lobster

Reaping the Health Benefits of Lobster

A decadent and delicious dinner food, lobster is not often considered when you are looking for a healthy meal to serve. But it isn’t the crustacean itself that is unhealthy. Instead, it is the way it is often prepared – dipped in butter and topped with salt – that should be avoided when you are… Read more »

This Year’s World Record Lobsters

A delectable, gourmet treat, lobster is our specialty here in Maine. Over the course of the past year, individuals across the globe have displayed their love of this red crustacean, breaking and creating unique world records! From right here in Maine to across the globe in China, check out these seafood-themed victories. Largest Crustacean Sculpture… Read more »

Some Fun Facts You Didn’t Know About Lobsters

A luxury meal that diners around the world love; there is more to the lobster than meets the eye. This delectable crustacean is high in omega-3 fatty acid and makes a heart-healthy meal that can be enjoyed on holidays, for celebrations or just to spice up your dinner routine! Learn some fun facts about our… Read more »

Lobster Fishing in Maine: The Beginnings

One of the oldest industries in North America, lobster fishing began in the early colonial times when the crustaceans could be found in large numbers along the coast of Maine. Often used for bait and fertilizer, lobsters were rarely eaten since it was difficult to get enough ice to store them after being caught. In… Read more »

Eat Seafood Twice a Week

Here in coastal Maine, seafood is build into our diets. From crustaceans to fish, we love it all – and eat more than our fair share. But were you aware that seafood should be a part of your weekly diet? Healthcare professionals recommend two seafood meals a week, thanks to the many benefits these delicious… Read more »

Seafood Christmas Ideas for the Season

A lot of Christmas traditions dictate that seafood be an integral part of the dinner menu. Fish or lobster tails as the main dinner entrée might be a go-to, but there are so many additions and variations that can take your seafood menu to the next level. Let’s start with an appetizer idea to start… 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 »

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 »

Perfect Valentine’s Day Dinner for the Lobster Lover

For those who are looking to share the perfect Valentine’s Day with their loving companion, it’s time to start thinking seriously about how you’ll make February 14th as special as it can be. Of course, you can probably guess what we’re going to suggest. That’s right, we’re talking about FRESH MAINE LOBSTER!   Think about… Read more »

How to Properly Eat Lobster

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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 »