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

Emeril's Quick Shrimp Stock

Sauteed Chicken Breasts with Dijon Herb Sauce

Red Wine-Marinated Escargot Over Bowtie Pasta

Pan-Roasted Asparagus with Shiitake Mushrooms and Cherry Tomatoes

Pan-Roasted Brussel Sprouts

Cilantro-Lime Rice

Iceberg Wedges with Cherry Tomato Vinaigrette

Marinated Flank Steak with Chimichurri Sauce

Torta

Stuffed Squash Blossoms

Andouille Crusted Black Drum with Sauteed Kale and Pecan Butter Sauce

New Style New Orleans Barbecue Shrimp

Charcuterie Sandwich

Emeril's Pimms Cup

Tandoori-Style Chicken Drumsticks

Bananas Foster

Shrimp and Angel Hair Fra Diavolo

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

Swordfish with Puttanesca Sauce

Shrimp en Papillote

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?