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

Emeril's Pimms Cup

Charcuterie Sandwich

Beer Poached Boudin with Grain Mustard

Ground Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Swordfish with Puttanesca Sauce

Shrimp en Papillote

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

Eggs Florentine with Choron Sauce

Brazilian Fish Stew

Black Bean Cakes

Iceberg Wedges with Cherry Tomato Vinaigrette

Quick Ratatouille

Marinated Flank Steak with Chimichurri Sauce


Stuffed Squash Blossoms

Emeril's Quick Shrimp Stock

Sauteed Chicken Breasts with Dijon Herb Sauce

Pork Picadillo

Black Bean, Asparagus, and Jicama Salad

Chocolate Souffle

Buttermilk Dressing

Bananas Foster

Red Wine-Marinated Escargot Over Bowtie Pasta

Andouille Crusted Black Drum with Sauteed Kale and Pecan Butter Sauce

New Style New Orleans Barbecue Shrimp

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?