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  1. Limited Online Holiday Orders

    Limited Online Holiday Orders

    At Maine Lobster Now, we value the support of our customers. That is why we want to be sure that you get all of the gifts and ingredients you need to celebrate the holidays this year. With that in mind, Maine Lobster Now is limiting the number of orders we are sending out this holiday season. As a loyal customer, we wanted to be sure that you are aware of this ahead of time so you can plan and act accordingly to still get everything you need to celebrate this year.  

    How to Guarantee You Get Your Maine Lobster Now Order On Time

    1 - Plan Ahead 

    Decide as early as possible which seafood ingredients you will need for your holiday meals and which items you want to give as gifts.

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  2. 10 New England Craft Beer and Seafood Pairings 

    New England seafood and beer

    New England craft beer and fresh seafood go together like tacos and tequila. Ordering from Maine Lobster Now you can enjoy this regional fare and experience Maine from anywhere in the United States. Whether you are preparing for Oktoberfest, or just want to enjoy the best New England seafood and beer pairings available with friends and family, this is the guide for you. 

    These are the best New England seafood and beer pairings: 

    1. Allagash White and Lobster Tail 

    The light citrus of Allagash White is the perfect Belgian-style beer to pair with the sweet, juicy lobster tail meat. 

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  3. Guide to Maine Lighthouses and Seafood

    Guide to Maine Lighthouses and Seafood

    Maine has 65 historic lighthouses still standing along nearly 5,000 miles of rugged coastline. This means that lighthouses are as emblematic of summertime in Maine as fresh seafood. It is nicknamed the lighthous state afterall. 

    At Maine Lobster Now, we are proud to call Maine our home, and because August 7th is officially National Lighthouse Day, we thought we would share with you a rundown of the best Maine lighthouses and seafood establishments to visit. So here we go: 

    Portland Head Lighthouse  

    Portland Head Lighthouse is surrounded by the 90-acre Fort Williams Park on Cape Elizabeth. The Lighthouse was commissioned by George Washington and completed in

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  4. Everything You Need to Know About Lump Lobster Meat 

    lobster meat

    Sometimes you just want to buy lump lobster meat to put in your favorite recipes, on salads, in soups, or even just to enjoy on its own. We agree, already shelled lobster meat is amazing and versatile. 

    Fresh vs. Frozen Lobster Meat

    First let’s go over the basics. Fresh vs. frozen lobster meat. The only way to get fresh lobster meat, is to catch or order a live lobster. Maine Lobster Now does offer live lobsters in a variety of sizes that we can overnight directly to your home.

    All of our lump lobster meat is frozen. What makes ours the best available is that it is still frozen directly after it is cooked and vacuum sealed to ensure quality and f

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  5. 7 Picnic Ready Summer Seafood Recipes

    summer seafood recipes

    Picnics are the perfect way to enjoy the outdoors, get some alone time, and indulge in seasonal fare all at once. These summer seafood recipes were created by a gourmet chef specifically using fresh seafood from Maine Lobster Now. Just pick your favorite recipe, place your order and schedule delivery on your day off then head to your favorite outdoor space in the woods or by the beach. Any of these recipes are the best way to experience Maine and partake in a taste of New England summer from wherever you are in the U.S. 

    Before we get to the summer seafood recipes, it's essential to pack your food in a quality cooler to ensure they stay at the proper temperature. This list from Travel and Leisure provides a comprehensive breakdown of

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  6. 12 Ways to Grill Seafood this Summer

    12 Ways to Grill Seafood this Summer

    That smokey char flavor from the grill is the perfect contrast to sweet juicy seafood meat. There is no better way to enjoy the summer than with a delicious meal al-fresco hot off the grill. Bonus: Grilling seafood is a super fast and easy way to enjoy gourmet inspired dishes without the hassle. 

    While shrimp is a favorite go-to when grilling seafood, many other seafood items are just as delicious. This includes lobster, crab, fish, scallops, and shellfish. You could even combine them with a premium angus steak cut for a classic surf & turf dish or add several of your favorites to a pan to make a classic Paella of the Sea

    12 Ways to Grill Seafood 

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  7. How Eating More Seafood Will Boost Your Immune System

    How Eating More Seafood Will Boost Your Immune System

    Seafood Boosts the Immune System 

    The healthiest regional cuisines in the world all incorporate seafood as a main source of protein. This includes the Nordic, Mediterranean, and Japanese diets. These areas of the world are home to some of the healthiest and happiest people on the planet.  Seafood contains a variety of essential nutrients that support the immune system by promoting overall health and preventing inflammation. 

    Research on the Health Benefits of Regularly Eating Seafood

    According to research done by the Harvard School of Public Health, eating two or more servings of fish each week will boost the immune system. This will help you avoid illness and aid in preventing the development of any chronic health conditions in the future. 

    The study found

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  8. Things You Should Know About Grocery Delivery In Uncertain Times

    Things You Should Know About Grocery Delivery In Uncertain Times

    Online grocery delivery is becoming increasingly popular. The popularity is really no surprise considering how busy we all are and convenient this service is. You can shop for anything from fresh cut flowers and pantry staples to fresh overnight seafood delivery. All you have to do is browse online, select your groceries, pay, then just wait for them to arrive right at your front door. 

    Time is a huge factor in why so many people now order their groceries this way. It is also a great way to alleviate any worry if you forget an ingredient or just don’t have time to stop by a grocery store. Not to mention, when illnesses start spreading, like during cold and flu season, it provides a safe option to continue regularly receiving fresh food without additional human contact. It is important to note that in regards to the current COVID-19 outbreak, the CDC says that there is no evidence of the illness s

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  9. 5 Fish Recipes for Seafood Fridays

    Seafood Friday Fish Recipes

    Seafood Fridays are a great way to place some emphasis and intention back on dinnertime with your loved ones. Seafood is healthy, and planning meals around a weekly ingredient like fish can motivate you to cook more at home, making weeknight dinners fun and fresh again. This blog post will get you started. 

    Don’t forget that you can order all of your fresh seafood for the recipes below from Maine Lobster Now. We can overnight the ingredients you need to ensure that you have the highest quality fish for your Seafood Friday recipes. 

    5 of Maine Lobster Now's Most Popular Fish Recipes for Seafood Fridays: 

    1. Oven Baked Haddock

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  10. Planning the Perfect Seafood Dinner Date Night In

    Date Night Lobster Dinner

    Have you been racking your brain to find that perfect plan for your next date night? You might jump right to thinking about the newest restaurants in your area or a new escape room that just opened up. The search can quickly get exhausting. Sometimes the perfect date night is one spent right at home with a home cooked meal made with premium fresh seafood from Maine Lobster Now. 

    Cooking a homemade meal featuring an entree with delicious crab or lobster makes for a fun and cozy evening, and it will definitely score you points in the thoughtfulness category. Why plan it all around seafood? There are a few reasons: seafood based meals are tasty, healthy, and often associated with romantic meals for the quality and aphrodisiac properties possessed by many seafood ingredients.

    Ready to get started? This is how you plan the perfect date

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