Lobster Seasons

Lobster Season: What is the Best Time of Year To Buy Lobster

Lobstering is done year-round off the coast of Maine by the 6000 plus lobstermen mostly working out of small coastal communities. But is there a lobster season? Is there a best time of year to buy Maine lobster? In general, the best lobsters can be caught before Memorial Day or after Labor Day than anytime […]

Batman Lego Movie with Lobster

Lobster Dinner, Movies, and More: Movies Staring Lobsters

Are you planning to dine in and stay home this weekend after a hard week’s work? How about lobster dinner and a movie? Perhaps you can find an old film that features the king of crustacean and treat yourself to a delicious meal at the same time. Or perhaps a newer release like the movie, […]


Lobster Thief Caught Red Handed

A 35-year-old Biloxi, Mississippi man was pinched by police at the local Winn Dixie grocery store. The crime: fishing for lobster without paying for them. Luckily the thief was not pinched by the lobsters, since he stuffed two live lobsters into the front pockets of his cargo shorts! Also on the thief’s seafood menu were […]

Salt Water Taffy Cape Cod

Seaside Nostalgia: Who Sells the Best Salt Water Taffy?

Summer is here and  Salt Water Taffy making is in full stretch!  For many of us, taffy is associated with childhood memories of going to the sea shore with family and of parents buying their children taffy.  Salt water taffy reminds us of the beach and salt air and the colors of summer. If you […]

Huge Lobster

Large Lobster Lands in Dallas Texas

A 16-pound Maine lobster has a new lease on life at the Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park in Dallas, Texas. The folks at LobsterAnywhere.com donated a 16-pound crustacean – and included free transportation from Boston, MA to Dallas, TX. LobsterAnywhere.com specializes in shipping live Maine lobsters, lobster tails, and fresh seafood to just about anywhere […]

Cooking Tips

Top Ten Lobster Myths Exposed

There are a number of myths and tall tales concerning Maine lobster. Are you a lobster expert? Test your crustacean knowledge. You may be surprised what you find out about Maine’s own food group. Lobster Myth #1: Summer Lobster is the Best FACT: Summertime is lobster time in New England. The majority of lobsters caught […]

Just Roll With It:  Lobster Rolls in Ogunquit, Maine

Just Roll With It: Lobster Roll in Ogunquit, Maine

Summer is finally here- thank goodness.  There’s nothing better than relaxing in the sunshine and enjoying some delicious seafood!  So get outside and enjoy some good company and good food.  Our friends at the Ogunquit Beach Inn provided us with this great lobster roll recipe.  Legendary amongst their family and friends, we think you’ll enjoy […]

Online Lobster

Online Lobster. Are You Getting Your Clams Worth?

As you can see there are plenty of online lobster companies. How do you know which lobster company to choose? Your first step is to make sure the lobster company only ships hard-shell lobsters. The shell of a lobster, called the “exoskeleton”, provides the lobster’s shape as well as an excellent armor protection from enemies. […]

Fresh New England Mussels

Mussels grow in waters around the world. Here in New England you’ll find the Northern Blue Mussel, also called P.E.I. mussels (from Prince Edward Island, CA).  A long kept secret of New England fisherman, the black mussel continues to gain in popularity as a delicious alternative to the traditional steamed clam. Fresh New England Mussels […]

How Lobsters See

How Lobsters See

Lobsters can see through your clothes? Not really. But lobsters do have special eyes that enable them to see in low light and murky waters 300 feet below the ocean surface. How Lobsters See A lobster’s eye works on a principle of reflection rather than that of refraction like humans. The reflection is made possible […]