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

Pork Picadillo


Butternut Squash Cobbler A La Mode

Emeril's Quick Shrimp Stock

Garlicky Bok Choy

Emeril's Pimms Cup

Cantaloupe, Prosciutto and Arugula Salad

Raspberry Bellini

Pan-Roasted Brussel Sprouts


Chimichurri Sauce

Grilled Asparagus

Bananas Foster

Orange, Currant, and Pine Nut Quinoa

Fennel Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Chef Michael Schwartz's Hogfish Ceviche

Mediterranean Salt Crusted Whole Fish

New Style New Orleans Barbecue Shrimp

Melon Cooler

Indian-Inspired Shrimp with Coconut, Chiles and Tomatoes


Simple Croutons

Eggs Florentine with Choron Sauce

Seared Mint Lamb Chops

Tandoori-Style Chicken Drumsticks

Beer Poached Boudin with Grain Mustard

Ground Chicken Lettuce Wraps

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?