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 en Papillote

Brazilian Fish Stew

Eggs Florentine with Choron Sauce

Quick Ratatouille

Garlicky Bok Choy

Grilled Polenta

Zucchini Fritters with Roasted Red Pepper Mayo

Chocolate Souffle

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

Simple Croutons


Stuffed Squash Blossoms

Cilantro-Lime Rice

Spinach Salad with Bacon and Fried Eggs

Black Bean, Asparagus, and Jicama Salad

Orange, Fennel, and Black Olive Salad

Bananas Foster

Chimichurri Sauce

Herb Vinaigrette

Cucumber Ribbon Salad

Pressed Roast Turkey, Pesto, and Provolone Sandwiches

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?