Lobster Gift Christmas

12 Days of Peace, Love, and Lobster!

On the 1st Day of Christmas, my true love gave to me, fresh gifts from the sea! Looking for something different to give to family, friends or coworkers this holiday season?  We’ve got just the thing: Lobster Christmas gifts LobsterAnywhere suggests that you wrap up some fresh seafood. This season, give the freshest gift around […]

Seafood Chowder History and the Creamy New England Kind 3

Seafood Chowder History and the Creamy New England Kind

One of the most popular dishes today is the clam chowder that has inspired festivals, novels and poetry across the nation and in many other areas around the world. Seafood chowder history goes back to the 18th century with the earliest references of the dish found in Brittany, France and the Cornwall region of England, which […]

Top Five End of Summer Lobster Recipes 2

Top Five End of Summer Lobster Recipes

Tired of under-cooked sausages and burnt burgers from the barbecue? Bored of those same old pasta salads, that everyone and their aunt brings to every summer get-together – ever? Or just hankering for something that full of flavor, delicious and oh-so-summery? Then take a look at these five mouth-wateringly good lobster recipes. However you cook it, lobster […]

Lobster Colors

50 Shades of Lobster Red: What Color are Lobsters, Really?

A quick Instagram search for #lobsters brings up an army of bright red crustaceans, straight out of a children’s guide to ‘Under the Sea’. That’s not all, though, you’ll also find plenty of snaps of unfortunate beach goers who, after a few too many hours’ sun-seeking, have found themselves as “red as a lobster”. Unsurprisingly, then, […]

Tools for Lobster Dinner

The Best Sides to Serve for an Epic Lobster Dinner

What goes best with lobster? I feel I am rather a minimalist when it comes to my lobster – but no lobster is complete without a drawn butter sauce for dipping. Served warm there is no hassle to this recipe, merely melt the butter in a warm pan and pour into a dipping bowl. Alternatively, […]

Painted Lobster Bouys

Lobster Buoys Mark the Spot

Maine has over 5,900 licensed  lobstermen to cater to the ever growing market for fresh live lobsters in the USA and beyond. In 2012 alone, Maine fishermen trapped and caught more than 126 million pounds of the iconic seafood and the number has been increasing every year. There are about  3 million lobster traps in Maine’s waters; and more than 30,000 are […]

Lobster Boats

Chasing Lobsters: The Lore of Maine Lobster Boats

Lobster boats are the backbone of Maine’s lobster fishing industry. Chris Caswell in, “So What is a lobster Boat,” describes a Down East lobster boat as the pickup truck of the Maine coast. These workboats allow the more than 6.000 Maine lobstermen to haul in their catch. Lobstering is a family tradition and licences are often passed down from generation to generation. […]

Maine Lobster Laws- So What's the Catch?

Maine Lobster Laws- So What’s the Catch?

When the State of Maine is mentioned, chances are lobsters come into your mind. For ages, lobsters have always been a critical part of the commercial fishing of the state. In a single year such as 2008 alone, lobsters harvested brought in more than $244 million for 69.7 million pounds of the commodity.  There are […]

SEA Monster Lobsters for Father's Day 2

SEA Monster Lobsters for Father’s Day

Every year when Father’s Day rolls around, men around the country are showered in the all-too-typical festivities brought forth by the simple act of being a dad. Meals consist of the all-American hamburger and hot dog combination that has been a staple of the male diet since time began. Most men will smile and indulge […]

What's in Your Lobster Tool Box? 2

What’s in Your Lobster Tool Box?

This guide will not teach you how to eat lobster per se, but show you some tools and a few tricks to make your lobster experience a little easier. The truth is there is nothing graceful about cracking into and eating lobster. Do you have the right lobster tools? Eat Lobster with the Right Tools No need to be intimidated with […]