We’ve been shipping live lobsters and fresh seafood for over 15 years and have come across plenty of questions from landlubbers and lobster aficionados alike. You’ll find many of the common questions below. If you can’t find your answer, contact us and we will get right back to you faster than you can say Penobscot, ME.Click Here to Contact Us
Primer of how to eat lobster and description of the best parts of the lobster to crack into. Also check our guide on how to eat lobster with illustrations, step by step directions, and serving suggestions.
The green substance is the liver, also known as tamale. It can be rinsed out of the cooked lobster.
The hard red substance is the roe or the eggs of the female lobster. It is also called the coral because because of the deep red color . The roe will be black and will appear gelatin-like if your lobster is under-cooked. It is edible but can also be rinsed out. Learn more about what’s inside a lobster.