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

Shrimp and Angel Hair Fra Diavolo

Shrimp en Papillote

Pork Picadillo

Black Bean Cakes

Beer Poached Boudin with Grain Mustard

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

Simple Croutons

Escabeche

Zucchini Fritters with Roasted Red Pepper Mayo

Hanger Steak with a Smoky Paprika Rub

Quick Ratatouille

Garlicky Bok Choy

Eggs Florentine with Choron Sauce

Brazilian Fish Stew

Cantaloupe, Prosciutto and Arugula Salad

Sesame Eggplant with Tofu

Chocolate Souffle

Butternut Squash Cobbler A La Mode

Melon Cooler

Salad Tropicale

Charcuterie Sandwich

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?