Lobster Shortcake with Rum Vanilla Sauce

Lobster Shortcake with Rum Vanilla Sauce

This dish brings together many of the traditions of the seafaring Mainers of old, involving the Triangle Trade when New England ports would send rum produced here to Africa to trade for slaves. The slaves would be sold in the West Indies for sugar and molasses, which would complete the circle—the sugar and molasses came right back to New Englan...
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