Trap to Table:
Maine Lobster Live

Trap to Table: Maine Lobster Live

It’s the time of year – Maine Lobster Season – when we welcome the sweetest, most tender and sustainably harvested lobster to the wharfs of Maine and menus worldwide.

Tune in below to the live broadcast featuring Dana Cowin, former Editor-in-Chief of Food & Wine and her special guests, Chef Kwame Onwuachi, Chef Karen Akunowicz, and Chef Jimmy Papadopoulos. Watch as Dana and the chefs highlight their adventures fishing off the coast of Maine with real lobstermen and their experiences creating exciting new recipes featuring one of America’s most iconic seafoods: Maine Lobster.

Trap to Table:
The Series

 Join us this summer for a four-episode series featuring former longtime Editor-in-Chief of Food …

Trap to Table:
Dana Cowin (Episode 1)

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

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:
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:
Maine Lobster LIVE

 Check out what happened during our Trap to Table: Maine Lobster LIVE broadcast on …

Dana Cowin

New York, NY

Dana Cowin, best known for her two decades as the Editor-in-Chief of Food & Wine, …

Kwame Onwuachi

Washington D.C.

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

Karen Akunowicz


Karen Akunowicz is James Beard’s Best Chef Northeast 2018 and an award-winning Cookbook Author. A 2018 …

Jimmy Papadopoulos


Jimmy Papadopoulos is Chef/Partner at Bellemore in Chicago.   Jimmy Papadopoulos’s passion for his work …

Buying Maine Lobster

Are you eating lobster tonight? Of course. The real question is how you’ll get it—in a restaurant, from a local market, or shipped directly to your home. Each choice has its benefits—just choose the solution that meets your needs.

Cyrus Sleeper

South Thomaston, Maine

Cyrus Sleeper’s dad—the first lobsterman of the Sleeper family—used to take his son out on …

Krista Tripp

Spruce Head, Maine

Krista Tripp hails from Spruce Head, Maine, and a long line of fishermen. She is …

Bruce Fernald

Islesford, Hancock County

Even by Maine standards, Bruce Fernald’s connection to fishing runs deep – he’s a 6th …

Chris Welch

Kennebunk, ME

Chris Welch started fishing with his grandfather when he was 6 years old. He had …

Merritt Carey, Sternman

Tenants Harbor, ME

Merritt grew up spending summers in Tenants Harbor, a small fishing village on the western …