Category: Meal Ideas

Seven Seafood Recipes for Your Cinco de Mayo Celebration

A celebration of Mexico’s victory at the Battle of Puebla in 1862, Cinco de Mayo is a holiday that many Americans like to participate in as well. Often used as a chance to explore Mexican culture – and of course Mexican food – there are many incredible dishes you can prepare if you are hosting… Read more »

Kick Off Spring with a Delicious Lobster Dish!

After a long, cold winter on the coast of Maine we are thrilled to see that spring is finally here. Not only does the beginning of this cheery season bring warm, sunny weather, but it also gives us a chance to change up our diet. After a winter full of soups and hearty dishes, spring… Read more »

The Benefits of Seafood for Weight Loss

With the spring season here and warm weather approaching, more and more of us are trying to get serious about our diet and exercise plans. And since we at Cape Porpoise Lobster Co. love everything that has to do with seafood, we decided to do some digging into the idea of a seafood diet for… Read more »

Five Wine and Lobster Pairings Perfect for Your Next Meal

There is nothing better than a delicious dinner of fresh, Maine lobster; except for a lobster dinner accompanied by the perfect bottle of wine. Finding the right wine for any meal can be tricky, but with the bold and succulent flavor of lobster to contend with, finding the right wine is even tougher. The most… Read more »

Hearty Fall Seafood Recipes

Although many of us think of seafood as a light summer dish for grilling and enjoying at a barbecue with friends, prepared with the right recipe, it is also a delicious meal for the chilly fall months. As the weather grows cool here in Maine, we have found a few hearty seafood recipes that will… Read more »

Pairing Seafood and Wine

From lobster to clam, fish and shrimp, Cape Porpoise Lobster Company has a variety of seafood options to satisfy every palate. Match up one of our fresh-from-the-ocean catches with a bottle of wine for a romantic dinner with your other half. White wine is a light option that compliments the rich flavors of Maine seafood…. Read more »

Five Ways to Cook Maine Lobster Tails

Grilling 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 »

What Should You Eat with Lobster?

Lobster Ingredients

For everyone, the answer to this is different. A lot of people like their Maine lobster completely on its own, without the presence of any other foods in the meal. But, a lot of people like to have something to complement the lobster with a side, or even an equally important entree. For an appetizer,… 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 »