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

Mediterranean Salt Crusted Whole Fish

Brazilian Fish Stew

Black Bean Cakes

Sardines with Caper and Lemon Sauce

Emeril's Salad

Buttermilk Dressing

Black Bean, Asparagus, and Jicama Salad


Chocolate Souffle

Pork Picadillo

Lamb T-Bones with Rosemary-Balsamic Butter Sauce

Fennel Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Seared Mint Lamb Chops

Grilled Vegetable Salad

Eggs Florentine with Choron Sauce

Salad Tropicale

Grilled Asparagus

Broiled Catfish with Fresh Thyme, Garlic and Lemon

Orange, Currant, and Pine Nut Quinoa

Spinach Salad with Bacon and Fried Eggs

Green Onion Spoonbread

Oven-Roasted Chicken Wings

Curry-Scented Cauliflower

Quick Ratatouille


Cucumber Ribbon Salad

Melon Cooler

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?