Food

Charlotte's Legendary Lobster Pound

Every Lobster Must Get Stoned

Charlotte’s Legendary Lobster Pound owner, Charlotte Gill, has been experimenting with ways to help her crustaceans feel no pain. Her favorite method? Getting them high.

Best of Maine 2019

Best of Maine 2019

More Down East readers than ever voted in our annual Readers’ Choice poll, dishing on all their Maine favorites — from oysters to orchards and hotels to harbors. As always, we have a few picks of our own. How did your favorites do?

C. Love's Lebanese butter cookies

Cookies for a Cause

Katherine Slevin sells her sweet, buttery lineup online — for pick-up or delivery — and at a handful of Portland markets and coffee shops.