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

Broiled Catfish with Fresh Thyme, Garlic and Lemon

Emeril's Pan-Seared Rib Eye Steaks with Herbed Butter

Spinach Salad with Bacon and Fried Eggs

Orange, Fennel, and Black Olive Salad

Emeril's Crab Boil

Pan-Roasted Brussel Sprouts

Charcuterie Sandwich

Emeril's Seasonal Chopped Salad

Grilled Polenta

Sauteed Asian Mixed Beans

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

Stuffed Squash Blossoms

Sardines with Caper and Lemon Sauce

Sesame Eggplant with Tofu

Shrimp en Papillote

Black Bean Cakes

Oven-Roasted Chicken Wings

Andouille Crusted Black Drum with Sauteed Kale and Pecan Butter Sauce

Curry-Scented Cauliflower

Roasted Root Vegetables

Swordfish with Puttanesca Sauce

Tandoori-Style Chicken Drumsticks

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?