If you’re shopping for lobster in Quincy market for a big party, here are a few buying tips to make sure you find the best ones:
Know what kind there is
Shop around and check out what kind of lobsters are available in the market. There should be two types: hard-shell and soft-shell lobsters, says the Food Republic. Depending on the taste you prefer—soft-shell ones are sweeter while the other one delivers a brinier taste to your taste buds—you’ll need to choose one over the other. You could also get both if you think it will satisfy all your guests.
Look for a reputable supplier
The best way to make sure you’re getting quality goods? Look for a reliable supplier. These suppliers have often spent years in the business, having already provided seafood to consumers for decades. That’s the kind of history or reputation you want if you’re going to pick one.
Get the right recipe
Some types of lobsters make for a much more ideal choice in some recipes. If you want to make sure you end up with a mouthwatering dish, one that your guests are sure to love, pick the lobster type that’s going to be perfect for the dish.
It’s easy enough these days to go online and check for online reviews about a company or supplier. Before you consider putting in an order for lobster in Quincy market, read through those reviews. Are too many complaints against the supplier? What kind of problems did other customers have with the company? Does the company have a lot of positive feedback? These will help you decide whether the supplier is a good match or not for your needs. These reviews also help prevent you from making hiring mistakes and ending up with a bad supplier.