Since it was the house specialty, we went all in on lobster. My daughter ordered the surf and turf (at $38, the most expensive item on the menu); my partner opted for a lobster-shrimp-crab combo; and I had lobster linguine. Everything was fine, if less than memorable. And while the meal wasn’t a wallet-buster, neither was it cheap. … [Read more...] about Do You Know What’s Really in Your Lobster Roll?
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However, the industry saw a drastic drop off last year, when the state’s total lobster haul dropped from 132 million pounds in 2016 to less than 111 million pounds in 2017, a difference of more than $100 million. As some lobstermen recently told The New York Times, there are fears the waters are actually getting too warm — and that the fate of the Southern New England lobster industry could soon be coming for them. … [Read more...] about This strange, lobster-fueled border dispute off Maine has been simmering long before Trump
It’s hard to imagine the island as it was back then, inhabited by hundreds of people building ships, as today it’s a peaceful, government-owned nature reserve. We were shown many different species of trees and how work is ongoing to create and maintain trails for visitors to enjoy all areas on the island. … [Read more...] about Travel: Bear necessities, lobster fishing and so much more in Canada’s New Brunswick
Last but not least, for the main course we tried the R-Shrimp Combo (¥ 5,980) platter. I can honestly say that it is one of the biggest (and probably the most delicious-looking) shellfish platters I’ve ever had. The platter came with a big red lobster, prawns topped with grilled cheese (gratin-style) and then some fried herb shrimps on top. Other things on the platter include French fries, some grilled vegetables and garlic bread. The seafood was fresh, juicy and very tasty. … [Read more...] about Shrimp Party at R-Shrimp
Also, a retailer could be purchased by a different owner. For example, note that older gift cards which are good at the aforementioned Olive Garden restaurant chain might still include the Red Lobster restaurant chain as well, as Red Lobster was sold by Darden Concepts, Incorporated to Golden Gate Capital on Monday, July 28, 2014 — but keep in mind that you could hold onto a gift card one day and it may not be good at a particular establishment the next day simply because of an exchange in ownership. … [Read more...] about Five Reasons Why Gift Cards Could Potentially Cost You Money — and What You Can Do