Tag Archives: Lobster Roll

Lobster Meat Debate- Tail, Knuckle, Claw. What Ya Got?

If I’m eating straight lobster meat or lobster in a a lobster roll I want a majority of the meat to be tail and knuckle meat.  Claw meat is still good and all but no where near as good IMO … Continue reading

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Rating and Ranting- The Lobster Rolls From Tasting Table’s Lobster Roll Rumble

There are some real abortions here and yet I was pleasantly surprised to see some purists leave perfection alone and keep it simple. Here’s a run-down and rating of all 20 Lobster Rolls served at the Tasting Table’s 2013 Lobster … Continue reading

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A Preemptive Lobster Roll Refresher Course Before Anyone Gets All Crazy

I’m putting out this Lobster Roll PSA at the beginning of this lobster season to save chefs from making the horrible dastardly crimes against lobsterdom that so many make each year when they try to go all fancy with their … Continue reading

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Uhmmmm The World’s Greatest Lobster Roll Just Got Even Better By Subtraction. You Heard Me- Subtraction.

You’ve heard me rail on about the world’s greatest lobster roll for four years now. We’ve dismantled countless frou frou high brow chefs and food bloggers who couldn’t leave perfection alone and had to go and mess up the perfect … Continue reading

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Bastardized Lobster Roll on Tap Today At Gloucester Gourmet

I don’t even know where to begin on this atrocity- and in our own back yard, a local. I will say up front Anadama bread on it’s own- Fantastic.  For the love of christ, not on a lobster roll.  and … Continue reading

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Passports Lobster Roll

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Customers at Surfside Subs At Long Beach Prepare To Dig Into Lobster Rolls Made With The Mrs’ Recipe

Stuff you won’t find on a Surfside Subs Lobster Roll- Anything green including lettuce or celery- or some kind of frou frou baguette roll. Stuff you will find- Captain Joe and Sons Lobster, Old School Split Top Roll, Buttah and … Continue reading

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Surfside Subs Doing The Lobster Roll the Right Way

Notice the lack of celery and lettuce?  Notice the split top butter and grilled bun? This is what’s up! Surfsidelb Surfside Subs on twitter writes- @Joey_C Here’s the Surfside lobster roll. Made with avocado and served on focaccia. Kidding! pic.twitter.com/zH9iiODq … Continue reading

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video- lobster roll preparation with kim smith, wendie demuth and sista felicia

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Lobster Roll Crisis

Doug Brendel writes- Joey, thanks again for the 4 enormous lobstahs Sunday morning. My friend from Ohio, the NYG fan, loved them. We ate until we couldn’t eat anymore, and had lots of leftovers. Which my wife Kristina made into … Continue reading

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Prepare Yourself For Another Bat Shit Crazy Fun Filled Weekend In Gloucester- Here’s Your Playbook

I suggest y’all rest up because yet again (I feel like I say this every week) there is an insane amount of fun just about free stuff to do.  Get Ready To Partay! Saturday September 17th Downtown Gloucester Block Party … Continue reading

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Carol McAuliffe Listens to the Voice Of Reason- Produces The Perfect Lobster Roll

Hey Joey I wanted to share my lobster rolls with you! You are soooo correct about it being simple!  This is exactly the way your mrs does it and the only way! They were delish! I wanted to add it … Continue reading

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The Broads Out In California Try To Defend The Undefendable

You may remember a few weeks back these very esteemed food writers out in California tried to tackle the Lobster Roll.  Responding to one or two of our problems out of six about the horrible mistreatment of their lobster rolls, … Continue reading

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Grandma Ethel Needs To Put Down the Crack Pipe

Grandma Ethel’s Lobster Rolls Rock A Recipe from Island Creek Oyster Bar It all started out innocently enough.  It seemed reasonable when you quickly scanned over Granny’s ingredient list and hey, I can even let a lobster roll that has … Continue reading

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What Is Wrong With People???? Another Lobster Roll Disaster From Some Broads In California

My buddy Heather Atwood forwarded me this shamockery of a lobster roll recipe. I honestly don’t know where to begin in a critique.  I could probably do a whole ‘nother blog in addition to GMG with all these recipe’s from … Continue reading

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FOB Kevin Henry Has Been Taking Lessons

  Joey, I’m not a food photographer, but I had to shoot the lobsta’ roll(s) Vanessa & I made yesterday ! Best, Kevin   Looks like someone has been taking lessons from The Mrs on how to prepare the perfect … Continue reading

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Is the supermarket good for the Lobster Roll?

It is spring time and that means one thing to us all of us around here – Lobster Roll season is coming. Stay tuned for great places to get good rolls in the area. Check out what I found this … Continue reading

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What Does a $50 Lobster Roll Look Like???????

Via Grubstreet “Last week, Ed’s Lobster Bar tweeted a photo of its white-truffle lobster roll, and we haven’t been able to stop drooling at the thought …….. The $50 roll is “the exact same as the regular [$27] lobster roll,” … Continue reading

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Topside Grill- New Generation New Look New Happenings With Doug Silva

There’s something of a renaissance happening at The Topside Grill under new GM Doug Silva Oyster night tonight

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Doug Silva- General Manager At The Topside Grill

    Some exciting new changes have taken place since Doug Silva has taken over as GM at The Topside Grill.  Find out in an upcoming video but in the mean time check out these food pics (click them to … Continue reading

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Top Dog Lobster Roll

Top Dog Lobster Roll, originally uploaded by captjoe06. As much as I heartily recommend y’all going to Top Dog on Bearskin Neck if you’ve read any of my rantings about lobster rolls then you know my take on what place … Continue reading

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Rob and Kristin Parsons Lobster Rolls

Rob and Kristin Parsons submitted these photos of their lobster rolls.  While I give high marks for the omission of lettuce, celery and other filler, the buns seem to have been left on the grill pan just a tad too … Continue reading

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Blasphemy!!!!!! Who in their right mind adds celery, tarragon, or lettuce to a lobster roll????? IDIOTS! Read how these non-professionals handle their lobster rolls up in Maine- http://www.foodandwine.com/blogs/mouthing-off/2007/5/23/What-Makes-a-Perfect-Lobster-Roll Then see this post on how it’s done by the all-time greatest … Continue reading

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Lobster Bread At Alexandra’s Bread

Lobster Bread At Alexandra’s Bread, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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How to F^@K Up a Lobster Roll -For The New Readers

This morning I was checking the web for pictures of other people’s lobster rolls to stack up against Mrs Captjoes’ What I found was shocking and disturbing. It seems these mooks up in Maine have found a way to fuck … Continue reading

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