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  1. 15 Must-Try Seafood Appetizers

    15 Must-Try Seafood Appetizers

    When it comes to planning an unforgettable party, the food is a top priority. It has to be great and there needs to be enough for everyone–which is why appetizers are a must. Make things easy this year by including some, or all, of these delicious seafood appetizers. You won’t regret it and your guests will be thrilled. 

    15 of the Best Seafood Appetizers to Make for Any Party 

    1. Corn and Lobster Fritters

    Get recipe here. Get lobster meat for the recipe here

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  2. Five of Our Favorite Maine Lobster Now Lobster Recipes

    Five of Our Favorite Maine Lobster Now Lobster Recipes

    Whether you are celebrating a holiday or just want to enjoy a delicious meal in the comfort of your home, these Maine favorites are always delicious. Each of these recipes come from our own Maine Lobster Now chef, making the most of our famous, fresh-caught lobster meat. You can make them with our premium lobster products, which are available and can be shipped overnight anywhere in the United States. 

    Five Maine Lobster Recipes for Any Occassion

    1. Lobster Bloody Mary 

    Start your

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  3. 15 Thanksgiving Seafood Sides

    15 Thanksgiving Seafood Sides

    Thanksgiving is all about spending quality time and sharing a decadent meal with the people we love. The traditions make this holiday special, but sometimes making just a small change can make the day a little more memorable. 

    One way to spice things up this Thanksgiving –without making any drastic changes– is to add a new side dish. With that in mind, we’ve rounded up 15 of our favorite Thanksgiving inspired seafood side dishes for you to consider adding to your dinner this year.

    15 Seafood Thanksgiving Sides 

    The first thing to remember when making any of these recipes is that a quality main ingredient is key. You can get all of the seafood for these recipes, including crab meat

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  4. The Lobster Roll 10 Ways

    The Lobster Roll 10 Ways

    Lobster rolls are a beloved culinary delight and serious topic for seafood lovers everywhere. When done right they make for an unforgettable entree. The definition of the “right” way to make a lobster roll is often up for a bit of debate. There are many takes on this long time classic and we have rounded up the best of them. But, whether you want to make a simple, more traditional lobster roll, or you are interested in putting a unique spin on this delicious sandwich, these recipes cover it all.

    10 Easy Ways to Make a Perfect Lobster Roll

    First let’s cover the basics before you decide which approach you want to take when making your own lobster rolls at home.

    The most important thing to know:regardless of which recipe you choose, you will want fresh high-quality lobsterlump meat. You can either purchase meat that has already been

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  5. Can I Eat Lobster on the Keto Diet?

    Can I Eat Lobster on the Keto Diet?

    Are you on the Keto Diet and wondering if you have to give up your favorite crustacean? Good news— you don't! Being on the keto diet doesn't mean you have to sacrifice flavor or decadence. In this post, we'll go over what the Keto Diet is and show you keto-friendly ways you can enjoy lobster.

    What Is the Keto Diet?

    The Keto or Ketogenic Diet is a low-carb, high-fat diet that shares similar qualities with other low-carb diets like the Atkins Diet. However, unlike other low-carb, high-protein diets, the Keto Diet focuses on fat, which will provide as much as 90% of your daily calories.

    How Does the Keto Diet Work?

    For the Keto Diet to work, your liver needs to make ketone bodies, which is the fuel your liver produces from stored fat. This way, your body burns fat for fuel instead of using sugar from carbs for e

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  6. Lobster and Steak Recipes

    Lobster and Steak Recipes

    Lobster and steak are both considered delicacies, making a perfect mean for any occasion. They are both delicious and provide a beautiful presentation on a table. The pairing actually became popular in the late 60s, and were coined surf and turf dinners. It is fortunate not to have to choose between the two meats, as the dish is still quite popular today.

    There are several ways to serve these two decadent proteins. Here are six of our favorite lobster and steak recipes to get you started.

    1. Easy Surf and Turf

    Keep things simple, and start your evening right with this Easy Surf and Turf for Two recipe from Kitchen Swagger. This surf and turf recipe combines seared strip steak with butter-drenched lobster tails.

    You'll need the following ingredients:

    • One 12-ounce New
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  7. Wedding Menu Ideas for the Summer

    Wedding Menu Ideas for the Summer

    Seasonality plays a big role when you are planning any wedding, from the food and flowers to the venue. And, with long warm days and Mother Nature in full bloom, there isn't a more beautiful season for a wedding than summer. With all of that in mind, seafood is a great choice for any summertime wedding. It is seasonal, light, fresh, and full of flavor.

    In this post, we'll go over menu ideas for cocktail hour, main courses, sides and of course dessert.

    Cocktail Hour Ideas for Your Summer Wedding

    Get the party started during cocktail hour with drinks, tasty hors d'oeuvres and socializing. These appetizer and drink ideas are sure to put your guests in a festive mood.

    1. Appetizers

    A summer wedding reception is a perfect opportunity to serve beachy treats like fresh seafood and colorful salads. Consider

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  8. Do's and Don'ts of the Perfect Lobster Roll

    Do's and Don'ts of the Perfect Lobster Roll

    A lobster roll is the quintessential New England summer food. Nothing beats biting into a toasted top-sliced hot dog bun packed with delectable chunks of sweet, tender lobster meat.

    So, how do New Englanders get it right? The best lobster rolls keep it simple and focus on the lobster. In this post, we'll share do's and don'ts so you can see what we mean. As you'll soon discover, you can prepare a traditional mouthwatering lobster roll no matter where you live.

    The Do's Of  A Good Lobster Roll

    Did you invite your best pals over for a lobster roll picnic? Keep the following do's in mind so you can whip up crowd-pleasing lobster roll like a New Englander.

    1. Use High-Quality Ingredients

    A classic

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  9. Mother's Day Seafood Meal Ideas

    Mother's Day Seafood Meal Ideas

    Are you wondering what to make for Mother's Day? Moms deserve the best, and nothing says you love and appreciate your mom more than a thoughtful homemade meal. Even if you don't regularly cook, you can make your mom an unforgettable meal that expresses your gratitude and tastes delicious. We'll share Mother's Day seafood recipes that will make your mom feel like a queen – just as she should!

    Whether you need Mother's Day brunch ideas or something divine for dinner, we got you covered. Check out our recipes below and get ready to warm your mom's heart with comforting, delicious dishes made especially for her.

    Mother's Day Breakfast Recipes

    Hosting a Mother's Day breakfast or brunch can make your mom feel pampered first thing. Also, you can serve up a tasty, satisfying meal that'll give your mom energy for the rest of the day. Here are simple yet scrumptious Mother's Day breakfast ideas and seafood brunch recipes to put your mom in a s

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  10. How to Host a Maine Lobster Bake This Summer

    How to Host a Maine Lobster Bake This Summer

    An outdoor Maine lobster bake with friends makes for a laid back, memorable evening in the summertime. Is there anything better than delicious food and good company? We definitely don't think so. The best part is that it is easy to prepare and cleanup, but looks and tastes like a gourmet endeavor. It doesn't matter where you live in the U.S., Maine Lobster Now can deliver lobster caught right off of the Maine coast directly to your doorstep.

    Hosting a Maine Lobster Bake

    A traditional lobster bake is steamed in a pot with seaweed and an assortment of other proteins, vegetables, and spices. This can be done over a fire on the beach or on a stove top at home. Because it only requires one pot, it is really easy to host a Maine lobster bake wherever you please. These are the steps to follow and some things to consider as you make your plans. 
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