SOUTHWEST HARBOR, Maine (AP) — State well being inspectors are investigating a Maine lobster restaurant that attempted to mellow out lobsters with marijuana.
The Portland Press Herald studies Charlotte’s Legendary Lobster Pound in Southwest Harbor stays open however has stopped permitting prospects to request meat from lobsters sedated with marijuana. Proprietor Charlotte Gill is a state-licensed medical marijuana caregiver.
Gill mentioned Friday she had began providing “smoked” lobster meat lately and hopes to renew gross sales by mid-October.
Maine Division of Well being and Human Providers spokeswoman Emily Spencer wouldn’t say whether or not the state had requested Gill to halt such gross sales.
It’s unknown whether or not pot smoke really calms lobsters or has any impact on their meat.