There's a glut of ME lobster that's driving prices down. Of course, if you're buying your lobster prepared the savings are probably not being passed down to you.
However, if you want to get it raw, it should be cheap...right?
Is there anywhere in SoCal that's selling ME lobster for CHEAP?
"Harbors up and down the coast of Maine are filled with idle fishing boats, as lobster haulers decide that pulling in their lobster pots has become a fruitless pursuit.
Prices at the dock have fallen to as low as $1.25 a pound in some areas—roughly 70% below normal and a nearly 30-year-low for this time of year, according to fishermen, researchers and officials. The reason: an unseasonably warm winter created a supply glut throughout the Atlantic lobster fishery. "