Maine Lobster Stories

Vinalhaven Smoked Lobster & Other Lobster-Themed Gift Ideas from Maine

“I was smoking lobster for my friends and family, and someone said to me I …

The Craft of Wooden Boat Boatbuilding

Several years ago, on a brisk May morning, I hopped into a small wooden skiff …

How Well do you Know Maine’s Lobstering Terms?

Time for a little quiz – how well do you know Maine’s lobstering and colloquial …

At the Other End of the Trap: Judge for a Day at Boothbay’s “Claw Down”

Amid the flurry of running a seasonal lobster shack this summer, 16 hour days stacked …

Lobster Shack

Summertime in Maine means one thing: lobster.  From the 5,000 lobster fishermen to the throngs …

Trap to Table:
Jimmy Papadopoulos (Episode 4)

 In the final episode of Trap to Table, Chicago’s Chef Jimmy Papadopoulos of the …

Trap to Table:
Karen Akunowicz (Episode 3)

 James Beard Award-winning chef, Karen Akunowicz, heads to Spruce Head Harbor, Maine to join …

Trap to Table:
Kwame Onwuachi (Episode 2)

 Executive Chef and Creator of Kith and Kin in Washington D.C., Kwame Onwuachi rolls …

Trap to Table:
Dana Cowin (Episode 1)

 Former longtime Editor-in-Chief of Food & Wine, Dana Cowin, travels from New York City …