Crustastun news & media

 
   

Yes Chef! Magazine

UK

STUNNING The humane way to kill lobsters (opens a PDF in new window)

19 July 2010...4-page extract from Yes Chef! magazine featuring an in depth profile of the Crustastun, a great recipe for Lobster on Braised Lentils with Rosé butter sauce and a look at Lobsters in their Prime Ingredient section.

   

Crustastun competition winner

UK

Plymouth's Waterfront restaurant wins a brand new Crustastun

27 November 2009... Winners of a competition sponsored by M & J seafoods; Plymouth's Waterfront restaurant gets ready to host a press launch...

   

The Daily Mail

UK

How to kill a lobster with kindness

23 November 2009... The way that lobsters are cooked causes concern to many chefs and animal-lovers alike – not to mention the unfortunate crustacean itself...

   

The Independent

UK

I'll have my lobster electrocuted, please

21 November 2009... The heart-rending sound that a lobster makes as it is boiled alive puts off many a home chef from preparing the dish for a dinner party...

   

The Daily Telegraph

UK

Entrepreneur creates 'humane' device to electrocute lobsters

21 November 2009... A British entrepreneur has created a machine that can kill a lobster humanely in less than one second – by electrocution...

   

CBC News

Canada

Lobster jolt more humane: inventor

19 November 2009... A British inventor is hoping his lobster-killing device – which zaps them with electricity – will give the Maritime lobster industry a jolt...

   

Caterer Search

UK

Win a Crustastun crustacean-stunner worth £2,500

26 June 2009... Brakes Catering Equipment is offering this humane solution to one lucky Caterer reader...

   

The Daily Telegraph

UK

A humane way to cook lobster

11 February 2009... As a food critic, known often to condemn the cruel practice of industrial pig and chicken farmers, I stand accused of enjoying lobsters...

   

Restaurant TV

US

Crustastun on Restaurant TV

9 February 2009... Crustastun as showcased on Restaurant TV. Filmed on location in Chicago at the National Restaurant Expo...

   

CBC News

Canada

Stunning invention could rock lobster world

14 December 2006... A device that kills lobsters with electric shocks has been developed into an industrial-scale model...

   

The New York Times

US

How a Lobster leaves the building

26 June 2006... The cause of crustacean rights took a leap forward on June 16, when Whole Foods Market said its stores would no longer sell live lobsters...

   

Time Magazine

US 

Time best inventions 2006

2006... You already drink organic milk, buy free-range chicken and shun foie gras. But have you assessed your seafood-eating habits?

   

BBC News

UK

16 June 2005... Lobsters could soon be "crusta-stunned" to death, if an invention by a British barrister takes off...