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

Beer Poached Boudin with Grain Mustard

Shrimp en Papillote

Emeril's Pimms Cup

Ground Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Swordfish with Puttanesca Sauce

Sweet Shrimp with Chorizo and Onions


Melon Cooler

Fresh Salsa

Emeril's Quick Homemade BBQ Sauce

Chimichurri Sauce

Yellowtail Snapper on the Half-Shell

Chef Michael Schwartz's Hogfish Ceviche

Grilled Corn with Cheese

Garlicky Bok Choy

Seared Shrimp Salad with Warm Andouille Dressing

Fennel Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Seared Mint Lamb Chops

Zucchini Fritters with Roasted Red Pepper Mayo

Grilled Asparagus

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

Pan-Roasted Asparagus with Shiitake Mushrooms and Cherry Tomatoes

Pan-Roasted Brussel Sprouts

Cilantro-Lime Rice

Emeril's Quick Shrimp Stock

Andouille Crusted Black Drum with Sauteed Kale and Pecan Butter Sauce


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?