Category: Lobster Facts

Facts About Lobster You Probably Didn’t Know

  If you’re anything like us, Maine lobster is one of your favorite foods. Healthy, versatile and delicious, lobster is truly one of nature’s best gifts. So if you love lobster, you’ll enjoy learning some fun facts about this amazing crustacean! Lobster wasn’t always appreciated the way it is today In Colonial times, lobster was… Read more »

Tips for Storing Live Lobster

If you’ve just ordered some fresh live Maine lobster from Cape Porpoise Lobster Co., we’d like to congratulate you on your excellent taste. However, you may be wondering: how the heck do I store this? Here are some handy tips for storing live lobster: Leave on the rubber bands that came wrapped around your lobster’s… Read more »

Why We Really Boil Lobsters Alive

It’s one of the questions we get often: why do we have to boil lobsters alive? People love to eat fresh Maine lobster—but not everyone likes to see, or hear, the crustaceans be prepared for our consumption. But what if we told you that boiling is, in fact, the safest way to eat lobster for… Read more »

How Many Lobsters Do You Need for Lobster Rolls?

Picture this: It’s Friday night, and you’ve decided to have some friends over for dinner. You’re making lobster rolls—great choice! However, there’s just one hitch. You have no idea how many lobsters to buy! You don’t want anyone to leave hungry, but you also don’t want to leave delectable lobster untouched on anyone’s plate because… Read more »

How to Pick the Right Size Lobster

There’s nothing more exciting than sitting down with family or friends for a delicious lobster feast. However, there’s also nothing worse than clearing your plate and still feeling hungry, or leaving untouched lobster meat on your plate because your eyes were bigger than your stomach. So how do you choose the right size to purchase?… Read more »