Lobster University

Learn About Lobster

Lobster University is your resource for Maine lobster and fresh seafood. You’ll find everything you need, from how to cook lobster and handle lobster, to original seafood recipes. Plus, suggestions for appetizers, wines, and other dishes to serve alongside the lobster.

A quick primer on the worlds most famous crustacean

Learn when and how to buy the best live lobster.

Are you intimidated about cooking lobster? Don’t worry, our step by step lobster cooking guide makes it a snap.

You just received lobsters or picked them up at the pound. Now what? Learn how to store and handle live lobster.

Learn basic lobster anatomy and  the terms for how lobsters are graded and sized. Ask Lobster Louie Lobster Louie is always ready to answer any questions about lobster or shellfish. Ask a question or find answers or just say hello.

Check our seafood recipes featuring live lobsters, steamer clams, mussels, scallops, frozen lobster tails, clam chowder and more!

Learn how to eat lobster in 8 easy steps!

Learn more about the different varieties of both hard-shell and soft shell clams

New England Seafood Glossary A to Z guide, including Maine lobsters and New England seafood terms.

See how to cook lobsters like a real Mainer. Plus watch some entertaining clips featuring the king of crustaceans.