Tag: Maine lobster

The Benefits of Seafood for Weight Loss

The Benefits of Seafood for Weight Loss

According to Health.gov, individuals should consume 8 ounces of seafood each week, as fish provides plenty of omega-3 fatty acids, vitamin B12, and vitamin D. Seafood is a great source of proteinand is also  associated with a reduced risk of cardiovascular disease and the improved health of infants whose mothers ate the recommended amount during… Read more »

A Brief History of Lobsters and How They Became Seafood Royalty

Once considered the “cockroaches of the sea”, these crustaceans have come a long way from their humble beginnings. During the 1700s lobsters were so plentiful that they used to wash ashore on Massachusetts beaches in piles up to 2 feet high. If you were to see a 2-foot-high pile of lobsters today I’m sure your… Read more »

How to Cook a Traditional Seafood Boil

Summer is almost here and now is the perfect time to plan your backyard parties! Hosting a party in your backyard is a great way to socialize with friends and enjoy your own yard. Prepare an authentic seafood boil for your party guests with this easy recipe! Before you get started, first gather all your… Read more »

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 »

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 »

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 »

The Best Lobster Mac and Cheese Recipe

As the lobster lovers we are, the team at Cape Porpoise Lobster Co. believes no gathering is complete without a delectable lobster dish or two. Our blog is filled with an endless number of lobster and seafood recipes just for you, one of our favorites being lobster mac and cheese! Full of flavor and easy… Read more »

How to Reheat Lobster

We’ve all been there. You cook up a big batch of delicious lobster from Cape Porpoise Lobster Co. but you just can’t finish it all, despite your best efforts. With a sigh, you put it in a Tupperware and hope it tastes just as good the next day. We’re here to tell you that with… Read more »

Exotic Lobsters Caught in Maine

When you order fresh live lobster from Cape Porpoise Lobster Co., you know exactly what you’re getting: delicious, top-quality seafood that will turn any meal into an occasion. However, people fishing for lobster off the Maine coast have found quite a few surprises! Read on to learn more about some of the exotic lobsters that… Read more »