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 Shipped 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? Contents Eat Lobster with the Right Tools1. Large Pot2. Tongs3. Large Bowl4. […]

How to Grill Lobsters

How to Cook Lobsters on the Grill without Ruining Them

Thanks to online lobster shipping companies Maine grilled lobster can be enjoyed in 24 hours notice by lobster lovers on both coasts of the USA. Grilling lobster takes about the same prep time as the conventional boiling and steaming methods. The real difference is the grill will imbue the smoky flavors of the coals and any […]

Lobster Prices Heat Up with Cold Weather 1

Lobster Prices Heat Up with Cold Weather

Bad weather and an increased Asian demand have driven up the price of New England’s most prized catch— Maine lobster. A long hard winter and chilly spring has stalled the lobster season. With more than 8 feet of snow in many areas in New England and temperatures often in the single digits, the winter of […]

What size lobster to buy?

What Size Lobster to Buy? Pick the Right Size Lobster

We often get asked, “what is a good sized lobster to buy?” We ship lobsters from from 1 ¼ lb. each, (the size you might find at a Boston seafood restaurant), all the way up to 10-12 lb. monster lobster. What size lobster to order will depend on your budget, your menu, the occasion and the size of […]

Top 3 Red Hot Valentine’s Day Lobster Dinners 4

Top 3 Red Hot Valentine’s Day Lobster Dinners

Going out on Valentines Day lobster dinner is fun, but a crowded restaurant can’t compare to a cozy dinner for two at home. You provide the candlelight and music, and we’ll deliver this practically sinful menu of fresh seafood shipped right to your door… Stay home. Avoid the wait for a table. Let take care […]

Lobster Claw

What’s the Best Tasting Part of Lobster: Lobster Tails or Claws?

You have a craving for Maine lobster, so you go ahead and order a whole lobster at a restaurant and it is brought to your table. What do you do first? Some people are uncomfortable with the beady eyes of the lobster staring at them and the whole creature taking up their plate, but have […]