We're having surf and turf for New Years. Yay! I'm in charge of the surf, i.e., lobsters for eight, but I need advice on how best to do this. [more inside]
What is this part of a lobster claw called (the white fan-like projection that is normally inside the musculature)?
what is rock lobster about. has fred schneider ever said it was based on actual events. did he see a lobster at a party and is the song based on his own experiences
Is pronouncing "lobster" like "lopster" common? If so, is it associated with a particular region/group? [more inside]
I was just gifted a fresh Caribbean lobster caught by my friend. It was put into the freezer. Now what do I do? It's whole and rather large. I've never prepared anything like this, and googling recipes isn't helping - half say I should thaw it first, half say I should stick the whole thing in boiling water. [more inside]
Lobster neuroscience: What new findings about pain and nociception in crustaceans have been made since 2004? [more inside]
Suggestions for things to do in Acadia National Park? [more inside]
Are there any places to get a Lobster Roll in Los Angeles? [more inside]
How is the "market price" of lobster determined? Is there a lobster exchange somewhere? [more inside]
Best place to go for lobster on the South Shore of Nova Scotia? [more inside]
Looking for a specific hard-to-find lobster magnet. Realistic lobster image (not cartoon), dark ruddy/blueish color (not bright red), about 10-14" long, no background, no text, just a cut-out shape of a lobster. The whole thing was made of magnet, such that it would stick to a car. [more inside]
Suggestions on funny/clever/good songs to use when compiling a soundtrack for a lobster boil? [more inside]
On a bit of a whim, my brother who can barely cook a cheese sandwich decided to have about twenty live lobsters shipped out for everyone who is coming to my other brother's bachelor party this Saturday. We're all very much from flyover country (Minnesota), and backyard steaming of lobsters isn't really in our repertoire. How do I help ensure it doesn't turn into a very expensive mess? [more inside]
Where is a great place to eat on City Island? [more inside]
Getting ready for summer: What are the best places to get Lobster north/east of Acadia National Park/Bar Harbor? Looking especially for lobster pounds or fresh from the dock. [more inside]
Unlike Maine lobstermen, I'm happy that the price of lobster is falling. But where is the best place to eat lobster out near Washington DC at a reasonable price? All the places I can see are swanky joints that are crazy expensive.
What is "lobster sauce" and do you have a good recipe for it? [more inside]
Help me find the right cheese to make Red Lobster's Cheddar Bay Biscuits. [more inside]
I'm doing a road rallye in New England next weekend, and my team is turning my '85 Saab 900 hatchback into a giant lobster. I will be putting 4-foot long claws onto the front of it, and actuators inside will actually make the claws move. So, there will be a metal frame/skeleton at the heart of it, but I want to encase that in realistic looking giant lobster claws. What material will look good, be cheap, and hold up for a day on the road? [more inside]
Is there any way to acquire a taste for seafood after a lifetime of total disgust? Why is this distaste for seafood something I can't seem to get over? [more inside]
Where can I buy 20lb lobsters online?
What kind of seafood is most similar in texture to the bits of meat all the way at the pointy tip of a lobster's claw?
Having read this thread, I downloaded several *awesome* box sets... but then I download Itunes which resulted in this annoying problem. What can I do?! [more inside]
A good lobster dinner wine?
I'm heading up to the coast of Maine from Boston and want to know the best places to eat lobster rolls. Where can I get the most bang for my "lobster bucks" and without a ton of mayo & filler?