Category: Lobster Cooking Tutorials

How Long to Boil Lobster?

When you order fresh live Maine lobster straight to your door from Cape Porpoise Lobster Co., you’re bound to have a delicious meal. However, we’re often asked: just how long should I boil that lobster? Here’s a handy guide: A single pound of lobster should take about eight minutes. Two pounds will need about 15… Read more »

How to Properly Cook a Lobster

Planning a special dinner? One delicious and gourmet option your loved one will enjoy is lobster. Delivered right to your door by Cape Porpoise Lobster Co, all you have to do is toss the crustaceans in a pot! Boiling Lobster There are so many ways to cook lobster, but boiling is one of the most… Read more »

How To Cook Frozen Lobster Tails

Here at Cape Porpoise Lobster Co. our fresh frozen Maine lobster tails are some of the most popular items ordered. Available in five different sizes and shipped overnight, they are a delicious dinner option whether you plan to boil them, cook them in a pan or prepare them on the grill. The first step to… Read more »

Bacon Wrapped Lobster Bites

One of the best parts of any event is the food that is served. And when it comes to hosting a get-together there is nothing you want more than to develop a menu that all of your guests will enjoy. Here at Cape Porpoise Lobster Co. our go-to food for every meal is lobster, and… 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… Read more »

Five Ways to Cook Maine Lobster Tails

Many people don’t realize the versatility available to cooks when it comes to Maine lobster. Try all five of these methods to bring out the delicious flavor of Maine lobster tails in different ways.   Boil This is probably the easiest way to cook lobster tails. Just drop them in boiling, salted water, shell and… Read more »

Summer Dinner Party Menu: Throw a Lobster Bake

Impress your guests with a dinner party that encompasses the true essence of summer. Unlike a traditional outdoor gathering, a dinner party typically involved 6 – 12 guests. With warm nights and relaxed living, the summertime allows the host to create an enchanting atmosphere with lights, table decor and great food. Start by choosing a theme and… Read more »

Hot Tub Time! Tips for Boiling Your Valentine’s Day Lobster

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 »

Using Lobster as an Ingredient

You probably think of lobster first as a main course, as it takes a lot of work and it’s pretty filling. But a lobster’s flavor can lend a lot to other sorts of meals as well. So, try thinking of lobster as an ingredient and you end up with even more ideas of how to… Read more »

How to Cook Lobster

When it comes to cooking fresh Maine lobster, you have two main options: Boiling & Steaming. Of course, you can grill it as well, but let’s stick with boiling and steaming for instruction today (as you can do these any time of year). Boiling Lobster Make sure that you have a pot large enough to… Read more »