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Lighthouse Dinner for Eight

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  • Complete Package for Eight
  • Ultimate Dinner Package
  • Features Eight 1.5 Lb Live Maine Lobsters
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    $469.99
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    Product Description

    Order the 8-Person Lighthouse Lobster Dinner for Your Next Dinner Party

    Make your next dinner party something truly special and bring the experience of gorgeous Maine lighthouses and seaside cafes to your home with our Lighthouse Lobster Dinner for eight. This 4-course meal starts with classic Maine crab cakes and clam chowder, then live lobsters to cook right at home, and finally decadent Maine chocolate whoopie pies. After serving all of this, you might have new “friends” wanting to come over for dinner next.

    Sustainably Harvested Lobsters

    Our lobsters are wild-caught using the latest sustainable harvesting methods that help ensure the long-term population of this coastal favorite and support thousands of independently owned businesses in Maine. You can feel confident that you’re eating great-tasting lobster that’s sourced responsibly.

    Unmatched Quality and Freshness

    We always handle our lobsters humanely and responsibly. We purchase our lobsters directly from local wharfs along the coast and immediately transport them to our storage facility. We keep our lobsters in a saltwater tank that is maintained at a temperature that promotes their health and enables them to thrive until the day they arrive at your home.

    Where Your Lobster Comes From

    We source our lobsters directly from independently owned wharfs, some just a few miles from our headquarters here in Maine and others all along the North Atlantic coast. Each day the docks trace their landings to every lobsterman and woman who catches them, and we trace our lobsters to every dock where they landed.

    Serving Size

    What Comes in Your Lighthouse Live Lobster Dinner for Eight?

    When you’re looking to experience a Maine coast lobster dinner, but you’re nowhere near the sea, the Lighthouse Live Lobster Dinner is the perfect option to bring those flavors home. The lobster meal kit comes with seafood favorites, like creamy clam chowder and savory crab cakes, 1.5 lb. live lobsters to feed your dinner party of 8, and rich, creme-filled chocolate whoopie pies for dessert. To make this an easy dinner party experience, we also include butter warmers with butter, lemons, lobster shell crackers, lobster bibs, placemats, sea salt, and wet naps. All you have to worry about is the invitations when ordering this complete lobster meal kit from Maine Lobster Now.

    The Lighthouse Lobster Dinner includes:
    • Eight Live 1.5 lb. Lobsters
    • Eight Clam Chowders
    • Four Pairs of Crab Cakes
    • Eight Chocolate Whoopie Pies
    • Eight Butter Warmers With Ramekins
    • Four 4 oz. Sticks Kate's Butter
    • Eight Metal Shell Crackers
    • Eight Lobster Bibs
    • Eight "How to Crack a Lobster" Placemats
    • Four Packets of Maine Sea Salt
    • Four Lemons
    • Eight Wet Naps
    Nutritional Benefits

    Are Lobsters the Next Superfood?

    Lobster meat offers a host of beneficial health qualities similar to other “superfoods.” Lobster is an excellent source of protein, offering 19 grams of protein per 3.5 oz. serving.

    Lobster also contains a healthy dose of vitamins B3, B6, and B12 to support metabolism and cognitive function. It’s an excellent source of the antioxidant selenium which prevents cellular damage and is high in zinc to boost immunity. Like other seafood we sell, lobster also contains omega-3 fatty acids that help lower inflammation and can reduce the risk of heart disease.

    Shipping

    Schedule Deliveries and Earn FREE Shipping

    Maine Lobster Now offers the best price on shipping lobsters and other seafood products. When you spend $100 or more, your order ships FREE.

    You can also schedule your seafood delivery ahead of time. At checkout, you can choose the day you want your food delivered to ensure you have the freshest possible seafood at your door on the day you need it.

    Storage & Thawing

    Simple Instructions for Storing Live Lobster

    We’ll help keep your live lobster at the highest quality possible.

    • Handle live lobsters with care. Live lobsters are best cooked the day they arrive. We cannot guarantee overnight survival after delivery.
    • Refrigerate the entire box. If the box doesn’t fit, carefully remove lobster(s) and wrap them with the seaweed included in your shipment in damp paper.
    • Do NOT store in an air-tight container. Do NOT put lobsters on ice or in freshwater. Any of these will kill your lobster(s).

    Warning: Closing claws and tails can cause bodily harm. If lobsters arrive without bands, please exercise extreme caution when handling.

    Cooking Live Lobster

    How to Cook Live Maine Lobster

    If you’ve never purchased or cooked live lobster before and are unsure what to do, you’re in good hands. We’ll help you cook your lobster to perfection and easily crack into those shells.

    • Learn how to cook live lobster at home like the pros. Read our lobster cooking instructions online, or use the pamphlet insert included with your order to boil, steam, bake, or grill your live lobster.
    • Make sure to have the proper equipment on hand when cooking live lobster. Add lobster crackers, seafood shears, seafood picks, and butter warmers to your order.

    Health Advisory: Consuming raw or undercooked shellfish may increase your risk of foodborne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions. If you’re not sure how to prepare lobster, please review our cooking directions.

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    What Our Customers Say

    You get what you pay for folks

    You get what you pay for folks! Tired of store bought nasty lobster, that smells and taste dead even though it is? I ordered ten of these tails for dinner and they were awesome! They were frozen but tasted pretty fresh, I'm excited to try the live ...

    Diamond Cavazos Rivas

    Best in class: Lobster & Seafood

    They provide a quality product and is priced accordingly. Our recent order left Portland at 5:00PM EST on Monday and arrived at our door step at 10:15AM PST on Tuesday. WOW ! Fresh Lobster that evening for dinner. Our third such experience with more ...

    Allen Verified Buyer

    Absolutely the best!!!

    Absolutely the best!!!! The lobsters were fresh and delicious! The steamers were awesome and I would highly recommend to anyone that loves fresh seafood!!!!

    Deborah Verified Buyer
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