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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. Holiday Seafood Gift Guide

    Holiday Seafood Gift Guide

    Through the 12 Days of Christmas my loved ones gave to me – my favorite foods fresh from the sea. If you aren’t sure what exactly to give the seafood lovers in your life this year, this blog is definitely for you. 

    Below is a list of the best seafood gifts from Maine Lobster Now, providing all of the holiday seafood gifting inspiration you will need this year. These products are also perfect for holiday parties and cozy nights at home. 

    14 Seafood Holiday Gifts From Maine Lobster Now

    1. Live Lobster 

    Our selection of live Maine lobsters range in size from 1 to 3 lbs. These make for a fun and festive ent

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  3. 13 Seafood Items to Grab On Black Friday and Cyber Monday

    13 Seafood Items to Grab On Black Friday and Cyber Monday

    Cooking premium seafood dishes at home has never been easier thanks to fresh product and overnight delivery from Maine Lobster Now. So, why not take advantage of our pre-holiday sales to find gifts for loved ones and to stock up on your own personal favorites for the coming year. 

    Below we have highlighted some of the best deals, and must-stock-up-on items, available on our website. 

    13 Seafood Items to Stock Up On During Black Friday and Cyber Monday 

    The Basics

    These are all excellent

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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 15 Father's Day Menu Ideas

    15 Father's Day Menu Ideas

    Remember that time Dad rescued you when your car broke down a hundred miles from home? Or how he taught you how to ride a bike? Father's Day is your chance to thank him. Dependable dads deserve a celebration, and nothing shows your gratitude like a thoughtfully prepared New England seafood. And here's a secret — you can make a Father's Day meal quickly and with little experience. We'll help you out with these Father's Day seafood recipes.

    Some things to consider when making a Father's Day Menu:

    Time of day

    What time of day will you be cooking for your dad? Do you want to let him sleep late and surprise him with a brunch? Or will you be hosting a special Father's Day dinner for the whole family? Aim to choose recipes that easily fit into your schedule, and choose meals that suit the time of day. For example, your dad and other guests might prefer eating lobster
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  8. Cooking for a Pescatarian

    Cooking for a Pescatarian

    Are you considering adopting a pescatarian diet? Or are you perhaps looking for recipes to satisfy the pescatarian in your life? Whoever you're cooking for, we will go over the basics and provide some delicious pescatarian meal ideas to help you get started.

    What Do You Cook for a Pescatarian?

    A pescatarian is someone who adds fish to a vegetarian diet. In other words, a pescatarian does not eat meat or poultry, but they do eat fish and seafood. A healthy pescatarian diet is mostly plant-based, however, they do vary according to individual needs. Pescatarians typically eat the following foods:
    • Vegetables
    • Fruits
    • Whole grains
    • Nuts and seeds
    • Legumes
    • Dairy
    • Fish
    • Seafood
    • Eggs
    Pescatarians don't eat:
    • Pork
    • Beef
    • Chicken
    • Wild game
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  9. A Man's Guide to Valentine's Day Dinner

    A Man's Guide to Valentine's Day Dinner

    With Valentine's Day right around the corner, you might be starting to panic. You've decided to skip restaurant reservations and host dinner at home this year, but you have no idea where to begin. On the one hand, you want to pamper your valentine and make her feel extra special. On the other hand, you're concerned you'll pick the wrong flowers, burn the cookies or forget the champagne. Take a deep breath – we're here to help and tell you that you can pull off Valentine's Day and enjoy the day with your significant other. Even if you have zero cooking skills, you can make a delicious romantic dinner in the most intimate setting you can think of – home sweet home.

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  10. 12 Lobster Game Day Dishes

    12 Lobster Game Day Dishes

    Wings and nachos are popular game day appetizers, but what about adding lobster to the mix? Tell guests you'll be serving all the classics with a crustacean twist, and they'll be at your door for more than commercials and beer. Transform your game day party into something extra special this year with fresh seafood from Maine Lobster Now. 

    Game Day Party Food Featuring Lobster

    You can add lobster to just about any favorite appetizer. For example, you can add cooked lobster meat to mac and cheese for an extraordinary main event. Or, instead of topping potato skins with bacon and chives, pile cooked lobster meat and parsley on top. As you'll see, there are plenty of ways to give old dishes new life and succulent flavor with lobster. Here are just a few ideas.

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