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

Orange, Fennel, and Black Olive Salad

Emeril's Crab Boil

Crabcakes with Remoulade Sauce

Lamb T-Bones with Rosemary-Balsamic Butter Sauce

Emeril's Quick Shrimp Stock

Broiled Catfish with Fresh Thyme, Garlic and Lemon

Stuffed Squash Blossoms

Sardines with Caper and Lemon Sauce

Sesame Eggplant with Tofu

Shrimp en Papillote

Black Bean Cakes

Emeril's Seasonal Chopped Salad

Grilled Polenta

Sauteed Asian Mixed Beans

Bananas Foster

Orange, Currant, and Pine Nut Quinoa

Bruschetta

Chimichurri Sauce

Grilled Asparagus

Fennel Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Chef Michael Schwartz's Hogfish Ceviche

Mediterranean Salt Crusted Whole Fish

New Style New Orleans Barbecue Shrimp

Quick Ratatouille

Butternut Squash Cobbler A La Mode

Cilantro-Lime Rice

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?