Chef Emeril Lagasse's fans are always asking for advice on how to fit fresh meals into their busy and hectic lifestyles. Here, he shares the inside scoop on how to make the meals that you want without spending a lot of time in the kitchen. It's all about preparing fresh food fast!

Most Popular Recipes

Iceberg Wedges with Cherry Tomato Vinaigrette

Grilled Vegetable Salad

Pork Picadillo


Lamb T-Bones with Rosemary-Balsamic Butter Sauce

Zucchini Fritters with Roasted Red Pepper Mayo

Roasted Root Vegetables

Grilled Corn with Cheese

Shrimp and Angel Hair Fra Diavolo

Hanger Steak with a Smoky Paprika Rub

Swordfish with Puttanesca Sauce

Oven-Roasted Chicken Wings

Andouille Crusted Black Drum with Sauteed Kale and Pecan Butter Sauce

Seared Mint Lamb Chops

Simple Croutons

Eggs Florentine with Choron Sauce

Sweet Shrimp with Chorizo and Onions

Salad Tropicale

Penne with Sausage and Escarole

Warm Lobster with Fava Beans, Snap Peas and Tarragon Butter Sauce

Sauteed Chicken Breasts with Dijon Herb Sauce


Red Wine-Marinated Escargot Over Bowtie Pasta

Yellowtail Snapper on the Half-Shell

Quick Ratatouille

Emeril's Quick Homemade BBQ Sauce

Buttermilk Dressing

About the Host

Emeril Lagasse

Who knew that a kid working in the local Portuguese bakery would burst with a bam into the culinary scene, opening a series of successful restaurants, hosting popular TV shows and becoming one of the most recognizable chefs of all time?