Tag: Fresh Maine Seafood

Why Lobsters Turn Red

When you dig in to a plate of delicious lobster, the crustacean on your plate is a bright shade of red. However, lobsters in the wild look much different—they’re usually brown, green, dull blue or olive-gray. What causes the dramatic change? Science has the answer. Here’s why lobsters turn red when cooked: Lobsters have astaxanthin,… Read more »

Spicy Lobster Dishes for People Who Like It Hot

Spice up your cooking repertoire with some of our favorite spicy lobster dishes:   Want to serve some addictive finger food at your next gathering? We suggest whipping up some lobster and bacon stuffed jalapeno bites. This easy appetizer can be ready in less than half an hour. For a main course with a spicy… Read more »

How to Make a Killer Valentine’s Day Dinner

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and you want to wow your date by skipping the overrated restaurant reservations and cooking her a delicious dinner at home. You’ve made an excellent choice—but now what? We’re here to help you make a killer Valentine’s Day dinner this year. Here’s how: Choose the perfect recipe Lobster… Read more »

Must-Have Seafood Tools for Your Kitchen

Do you love cooking with fresh Maine lobster and other seafood as much as we do? If so, may we suggest some must-have seafood tools for your kitchen? Before you know it, you’ll be wondering how you ever cooked or served seafood without them! Must-Have Seafood Tool #1: Seafood scissors In order to get to… Read more »

The Benefit of Buying Fresh Maine Lobster Online

If you’ve never bought fresh Maine lobster online, you might have some questions. Will the lobster really be fresh? Will it get to you in time? Here at Cape Porpoise Lobster Co., we’re here to answer your questions and soothe your fears. We’ve got a few good reasons to buy fresh Maine lobster online: You… Read more »

Five Seafood Recipes for Christmas Dinner

This Christmas, why not wow your guests by skipping last year’s ham or turkey and serving a delicious seafood dinner instead? Here are some of our favorite seafood recipes for Christmas dinner: Broiled lobster tails with garlic-chili butter Your Christmas guests will feel like they’re eating in a fancy restaurant with this seafood entrée. Buttery… Read more »

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 »

Wholesale Lobster: Seafood Recipes for Parties

Planning a gathering this fall? Whether you’re celebrating a holiday or just getting together with family and friends, why not wow your guests with some crowd-pleasing seafood dishes? These seafood recipes are great for parties: Grilled lobster tails with champagne dipping sauce It’s never too early to start planning your New Year’s fete, but we… Read more »

How to Make Maine Lobster Stew

Maine Lobster Recipies

Warm, rich and delicious, Maine lobster stew is the perfect fall dish. Whether you make it as an appetizer for Thanksgiving dinner or a nourishing meal on its own, Maine lobster stew is an autumn classic. An easy lobster stew for four can be ready in just 35 minutes. To make it, you’ll need: ¼… Read more »

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 »