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

Crabcakes with Remoulade Sauce

Emeril's Quick Shrimp Stock

Oven-Roasted Chicken Wings

Shrimp and Angel Hair Fra Diavolo

Pan-Roasted Brussel Sprouts

Broiled Catfish with Fresh Thyme, Garlic and Lemon

Emeril's Pimms Cup

Charcuterie Sandwich

Bananas Foster

Red Wine-Marinated Escargot Over Bowtie Pasta

New Style New Orleans Barbecue Shrimp

Tandoori-Style Chicken Drumsticks

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

Beer Poached Boudin with Grain Mustard

Shrimp en Papillote

Ground Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Swordfish with Puttanesca Sauce

Andouille Crusted Black Drum with Sauteed Kale and Pecan Butter Sauce

Buttermilk Dressing

Sauteed Chicken Breasts with Dijon Herb Sauce

Marinated Flank Steak with Chimichurri Sauce

Torta

Stuffed Squash Blossoms

Iceberg Wedges with Cherry Tomato Vinaigrette

Pan-Roasted Asparagus with Shiitake Mushrooms and Cherry Tomatoes

Cilantro-Lime Rice

Chocolate Souffle

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?