Klenda Seafood Blog

Welcome to our blog, dedicated to Maine culture, Maine lobster, sustainable seafood and its tractability, seasonal cooking tips and more!

Maine Lobster and Maine Beer: What Grows Together, Goes Together

Maine Lobster and Maine Beer: What Grows Together, Goes Together

Maine is well known for its lobsters and the foodie scene, but breweries have rapidly grown over the past decade, too. Enough that for some,… Read more »

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Hard Shell Clams, Soft Shell Clams, and How to Shuck a Clam

Hard Shell Clams, Soft Shell Clams, and How to Shuck a Clam

Maine clams are an exceptionally healthy food prized in the kitchen for their versatility—they can be fried, baked, steamed, stuffed, eaten raw on the half… Read more »

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How to Grill a Whole Live Lobster

How to Grill a Whole Live Lobster

It’s summer, which if anything, means it’s grilling season in Maine. If you are the master of your backyard grill then learning how to grill… Read more »

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When is Maine Lobster Season?

When is Maine Lobster Season?

Is there a Maine lobster season? Many people are often surprised to find out when Maine lobster season is. While most may simply assume that… Read more »

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Where to Get the Best Fresh Picked Maine Lobster Meat

Where to Get the Best Fresh Picked Maine Lobster Meat

At Klenda Seafood, you will find fresh lobster meat harvested right off the coast, direct from the Gulf of Maine. Our Maine lobster is hand-picked… Read more »

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How to De-Shell a Lobster, the Maine Way

How to De-Shell a Lobster, the Maine Way

While people love to eat lobster, for many, how to de-shell lobster can be intimidating. The good news is, with a little patience and understanding… Read more »

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The Best Lobster Rolls in Portland, Maine

The Best Lobster Rolls in Portland, Maine

Naming “the” 5 best lobster rolls in Portland, Maine might land you a few friends you never knew you had and cost you a few… Read more »

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How to Shuck an Oyster and Other Truths

How to Shuck an Oyster and Other Truths

Knowing how to shuck an oyster with speed and agility is as much an art form as it is a skill. Learning how, at the… Read more »

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Host a Maine Lobster Bake This Summer

Host a Maine Lobster Bake This Summer

An old fashioned Maine lobster bake on the 4th of July is a summer tradition. Whether you’re thinking of hosting or catering a lobster bakes… Read more »

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Mussels: The Sustainable Choice

Mussels: The Sustainable Choice

Maine mussels may be the most versatile shellfish on the market. The low cost, great-tasting seafood is easy to prepare and has been showcased in… Read more »

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