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

Emeril's Quick Homemade BBQ Sauce

Buttermilk Dressing

Crabcakes with Remoulade Sauce

Indian-Inspired Shrimp with Coconut, Chiles and Tomatoes

Raspberry Bellini

Chocolate Souffle

Emeril's Salad

Pan-Roasted Asparagus with Shiitake Mushrooms and Cherry Tomatoes

Brazilian Fish Stew

Emeril's Pimms Cup

Cantaloupe, Prosciutto and Arugula Salad

Herb Vinaigrette

Green Onion Spoonbread

Red Wine-Marinated Escargot Over Bowtie Pasta

Yellowtail Snapper on the Half-Shell

Tandoori-Style Chicken Drumsticks

Beer Poached Boudin with Grain Mustard

Ground Chicken Lettuce Wraps


Sweet Shrimp with Chorizo and Onions

Salad Tropicale

Grilled Vegetable Salad

Zucchini Fritters with Roasted Red Pepper Mayo

Seared Mint Lamb Chops

Eggs Florentine with Choron Sauce

Simple Croutons

Penne with Sausage and Escarole

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?