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

Sesame Eggplant with Tofu

Grilled Corn with Cheese

Emeril's Crab Boil

Lamb T-Bones with Rosemary-Balsamic Butter Sauce


Cantaloupe, Prosciutto and Arugula Salad

Buttermilk Dressing

Stuffed Squash Blossoms

Andouille Crusted Black Drum with Sauteed Kale and Pecan Butter Sauce

Sauteed Chicken Breasts with Dijon Herb Sauce

Chocolate Souffle

Pork Picadillo

Marinated Flank Steak with Chimichurri Sauce


Iceberg Wedges with Cherry Tomato Vinaigrette

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


Curry-Scented Cauliflower

Broiled Catfish with Fresh Thyme, Garlic and Lemon

Orange, Currant, and Pine Nut Quinoa

Spinach Salad with Bacon and Fried Eggs

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?