Red Lobster 2017 Lobster & Shrimp Summerfest Features Cape Cod Kettle Chip-Crusted Shrimp

Red Lobster 2017 Lobster & Shrimp Summerfest Features Cape Cod Kettle Chip-Crusted Shrimp
Red Lobster 2017 Lobster & Shrimp Summerfest Features Cape Cod Kettle Chip-Crusted Shrimp

Red Lobster is once again celebrating summer with the return of Lobster & Shrimp Summerfest, featuring limited-time seasonally-inspired dishes, including new Cape Cod Shrimp and Chips – featuring Cape Cod kettle chip-crusted shrimp.

For this year’s event, Red Lobster is encouraging fans to enjoy their lobster and shrimp with summertime-inspired flavors, like sweet-and-smoky BBQ sauce on Red Lobster’s wood-fire grill, crunchy chip-crusted shrimp with a cool, green onion dipping sauce, pasta with tomatoes, fresh green onion, garlic and basil and more.

Red Lobster’s 2017 Lobster & Shrimp Summerfest menu includes:

  • New Coastal Lobster and Shrimp: Cape Cod kettle chip-crusted shrimp with green onion dip, grilled wild-caught red shrimp with sweet-and-smoky BBQ sauce, and a grilled lobster tail. Served with rice and grilled zucchini and squash.
  • New Lobster and Shrimp Overboard: Stuffed Maine lobster tail, garlic-grilled jumbo shrimp skewer, Langostino Lobster-and-Shrimp Cavatappi Pasta and hand-battered jumbo shrimp. Served with rice and choice of side.
  • New Cape Cod Shrimp and Chips: Cape Cod kettle chip-crusted shrimp with green onion dip. Served with French fries and coleslaw.
  • New Creamy Langostino Lobster-and-Shrimp Scampi Pasta: Langostino lobster and wild-caught shrimp tossed in a creamy scampi cavatappi pasta with fresh summer tomatoes, green onions and basil.
  • New Grilled Lobster and Red Shrimp: Wood-grilled Maine lobster tail, paired with a garlic-grilled skewer of wild-caught jumbo red shrimp. Served with rice and choice of side.
  • Seaport Lobster and Shrimp: Wood-grilled Maine lobster tail, hand-crafted garlic shrimp scampi and a jumbo garlic-grilled shrimp skewer. Served with rice and choice of side.

Additionally, Red Lobster is offering a new appetizer, beverages and dessert.

Panko-Crusted Red Shrimp

Start things off with New Panko-Crusted Red Shrimp, served with with Red Lobster’s classic cocktail sauce and lemon.

Panko-Crusted Red Shrimp
Panko-Crusted Red Shrimp

Watermelon Margarita and Caribbean Long Island

Meanwhile, fans can cool off with the new Watermelon Margarita, featuring a Sauza Gold tequila, triple sec and watermelon, served on the rocks. Or, for those looking for something tropical, fans can go with the new Caribbean Long Island, featuring a mix of Absolut, Malibu Rum, 1800 Silver, triple sec and pineapple juice.

Watermelon Margarita and Caribbean Long Island
Watermelon Margarita and Caribbean Long Island

Vanilla Bean Cheesecake

Finish things off nicely with new Vanilla Bean Cheesecake, featuring a sweet Italian cream cheesecake with a vanilla cookie crust, vanilla whipped cream, all topped with white chocolate shavings and strawberries.

Vanilla Bean Cheesecake
Vanilla Bean Cheesecake

Red Lobster’s 2017 Lobster & Shrimp Summerfest is available for a limited time at participating locations nationwide.

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