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Christmas is round the corner and people are making plans to celebrate the day their own way. Some people like hanging out with their pals whereas family men and women love to celebrate the occasion with the members of their family. Lots of people visit restaurants or cook their favourite food in their own kitchen.

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Having good food on the occasion of Christmas is a tradition throughout the world. In many countries, Christmas dinner consists of seafood dishes, wholly or partially. Some households prepare many different varieties of seafood dishes on this occasion.

On the Christmas, family and friends drop by to enjoy together the delicious meal, after taking part in church services. A huge gathering of family and friends imposes a tough task of preparing a seafood menu. Advance preparation or large quantity cooking of seafood is ideal to avoid such circumstances occur. It is recommended to plan a menu in advance to avoid the hassle of last minute cooking.

You can ensemble various seafood dishes with your Christmas Day dinner menu. Here are the dishes that you can serve to your guests on the Christmas Eve/ Day.

• Go with an easy appetiser to begin the meal. Prepare the shrimp cocktail well in advance to allow it to chill down. You can also prepare and bake the shrimp puffs when your guests arrive. lobster-salad-ck-643356-l

• Always serve the cold appetiser with a soup dish, which can be prepared in advance and reheated at the time of serving.

• A seafood salad is prominent on the Christmas Eve/ Day dinner menu. You can lighten up the lengthy menu with a refreshing crab salad, a perfect dish on the special occasions. Moreover, it is quite easy to multiply this dish.

• Many households prefer to go with a pasta course, following the soup. Serving a crowd the pasta dish is tricky, if you are not going with a baked dish that can be prepared in advance and baked at the time of dinner.

Furthermore, many people like to go with lobster, shrimp and other seafood dishes on the occasion of Christmas. So, if you have called on your friends and family over the Christmas dinner, serving seafood dishes can be an ultimate fun.

You can also order lots of seafood dinner on the online food stores, where you may also get gift vouchers and discount coupons.

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In honors to the ex US Army personnel, Veterans Day is an official holiday on November 11 every year. Donations from across the country pour in to support the causes of veterans. Everybody, who can and think themselves responsible citizen of this great nation, come forward to donate whatever they can.

GetMaineLobster.com donated $1.00 to the War Dogs Making it Home foundation for every Maine lobster tail special order placed last week. The War Dogs Making it Home is a not-for-profit charity for the veterans and its main goal is to lend helping hands to veterans in managing the enduring challenges of brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder.

The program helps achieve these challenges by allowing the veterans to train the rescued dogs to become service dogs. In fact, the dogs are rescued by the veterans themselves. So, it’s more like you have saved my life, I will improve yours. The program creates a better life for both, the veterans and dogs. You can also contribute to the War Dogs Making it Home foundation on its website.

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On the other hand, GetMaineLobster.com is a prominent Maine lobster retailer. Maine lobster tails are one of its most in demand items with a price tag of $119.00, a deduction of $60.00 on the standard rate. If you have ordered this special seafood, the delivery package will contain one pound of seafood stuffing and six five to six ounce of Maine lobster tails. Shipping is free of cost and delivered through two-day air on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

So, even if you have to serve some most particular dinner guests, Maine lobster tails would do the trick. Moreover, it is very easy to prepare this delicious dish through the grilling, baking or boiling processes. Bring the extraordinary and cherished flavors of Maine from dock to your doorstep with this fresh and opulent lobster meat.

GetMaineLobster.com offers several other Maine lobster products, which are equally appetizing and scrumptious.

Seafood is one of the most loved delicacies in the world. Foodies all over the world love tasting oceanic delights like lobsters, various types of fish, crabs, squid, oysters, mussels, clams, prawns, shrimp and many more. We all think that seafood cooked to perfection is only available in restaurants but in reality, if you have the knack, you can whip up brilliant dishes in your own kitchen.

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If you are hosting a dinner party and almost all your friends are seafood lovers, you should serve at least one seafoodappetizer and one seafood entrée. For an appetizer, you can make Mock Lobster Roll. For this dish you need, Cooked and chopped lobster knuckle meat, Brioche circles, Butter, Cayenne, Mayonnaise, Dried oregano, Celery salt, lemon zest and Black pepper. First you need to mix the oregano, part of the mayonnaise, celery salt with the lobster knuckle meat. Then you need to take out Brioche circles and toast them in butter till they are golden brown. After this, you need to make a spicy mayo sauce with the remaining mayo and cayenne. On one side of the Brioche rounds you need to spread the spicy mayo and lobster mix. Sprinkle lemon zest, oregano and black pepper on top before serving.

lobster-pasta-150x99For the main course you can make, Fresh Maine Lobster over Angel Hair Pasta. To make this you require, the cooked meat of lobsters, Quality olive oil, Angel hair pasta, White wine, Butter, Garlic cloves, Freshly ground pepper and kosher salt, Organic chicken broth, Grated lemon zest and lemon juice, Chopped fresh arugula or baby spinach, Shredded Romano or Parmesan cheese. First you need to sauté the garlic in butter and oil. Then, add wine, salt and pepper and reduce the liquid. Then, cook the angel hair pasta. To the wine mixture add some pasta water and chicken broth. Add the lobster meat, greens, lemon juice and zest. Combine the pasta and the wine sauce and toss. Sprinkle cheese and serve.

However, if you don’t have time to cook any of the above mentioned dishes, you can make an easy seafood dinnercrab-slider with Fresh Maine Crab Sliders. For this dish you will require, Slider Rolls, Picked Maine Crab Meat, Slices of Bacon cooked & halved, Roma Tomato, Ripe Avocado, Heavy Cream, Limes and Butter. First, crisp the bacon. Then, boil the heavy cream and add lime juice. Toast the slider rolls till golden brown. Cut tomato and avocado and assemble the slider with avocado, crabmeat, cream sauce and tomato. Serve this dish to your guests, they will love it. This dish is easy and quick to make.

Your guests will love it if you served them seafood at a dinner party as seafood dishes tend to brighten up even the dullest menu.