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
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
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
Posted: November 19, 2019Categories: Special Occasions
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
These are all excellent
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
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.
A summer wedding reception is a perfect opportunity to serve beachy treats like fresh seafood and colorful salads. Consider serving
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 sunny m
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 f
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:
- Whole grains
- Nuts and seeds
Pescatarians don't eat:
- Wild game
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 definitely pull this off on Valentine's Day.
- Easy Valentine's Day Dinner
- Medium Skill Valentine's Day Dinner
- Fancy/Skilled Valentine's Day Dinner
- Romantic Dessert Ideas
- Valentine's Drinks to Serve
There are many benefits to hosting your Valentine's Day dinner at home. You can make the atmosphere as romantic as you desire or kick back and relax c