A Holiday List Worth Checking Twice: 6 Delectable Legal Sea Foods Gourmet Gift Ideas
With the holidays approaching as fast as Captain Ahab on Moby Dick’s tail, hungry Bostonians are fantasizing about festive meals that’ll satisfy cravings well into the New Year.
But if they’re anything like most New Englanders, those aren’t sugar plums dancing in their heads.
Thank goodness for Legal Sea Foods – the lifeblood of voracious seaside residents whose hunger pangs cry out instead for luscious lobsters, fresh fish, enticing oysters, and other ocean-sourced fare plucked off the very coast we call home.
We checked out their seasonal menu and reeled in our top picks any self-respecting pescatarian would go gaga for.
Ahoy! 6 Amazingly Delicious Legal Sea Foods Gourmet Gift Ideas:
1. Crab Cakes, Shrimp Cocktail, and Clam Chowder…Oh My!
With such bounty to choose from, those who dine on this appetizer option will be sure to get the holiday season off to the right start. From crisp jumbo shrimp cocktail and rich New England Clam Chowder to tender crab cakes overflowing with sweet lump crabmeat, this gift serves up a combo of winning flavors that’s worth sharing with friends.
2. Lobster Roll Kit
Feeling charitable this holiday? Invite your non-New Englander friends to assemble – and indulge in – the New England delicacy that is the lobster roll. After all, sharing this traditional staple has never been easier with Legal’s Lobster Roll Kit, which comes complete with the same freshly harvested meat, zesty lemon mayo, and tasty mini brioche rolls. Simply mix, plate, and serve!
3. New England Feast
This appetizing 3-course meal is a dining experience available for delivery and brings the best from shore to table in one…two…three!
It starts with Legal’s legendary and oh-so-creamy New England Clam Chowder, sure to stir the senses and fill the soul. It continues with succulent lobster (available live or cooked) for tender meat that bursts with flavor. Finally, it’s topped off with the region’s favorite dessert: Boston cream pie, made with smooth, glazed dark chocolate your taste buds won’t soon forget.
Whether you opt for raw, fried or steamed – this delicacy is to die for when drizzled in Legal’s very own cocktail sauce. And, with each oyster clean, juicy and plump they’re perfect to star as their own dish or make a lovely addition to any holiday host’s buffet.
5. Shrimp Cocktail
This exquisite option comes pre-cooked and includes jumbo shrimp (16-20 per 1 lb. bag) that are as crisp as they are delicious. Plus, it comes with complimentary Legal cocktail sauce to pack that extra punch when you dip!
6. Twin Lobster Tails
Frozen and packaged at the peak of sweetness for maximum enjoyment, these yummy lobster tails are harvested from the cold waters of the North Atlantic and may be steamed, boiled, broiled or grilled. They’re simple to prepare, easier to consume, and will leave mouths watering and stomachs satisfied.
So save fruitcakes for the landlubbers. Visit Legal Sea Foods now for gourmet gifts that’ll show loved ones what a catch you think they are this holiday, and all year round!
This is a paid partnership between Legal Sea Foods Gourmet Gifts and Boston Magazine's City/Studio