About the Show

Add some spice to your kitchen with The Essence of Emeril. Emeril's on the set with classic style, bringing Cajun and Creole cuisine from the bayou to the big time.


Emeril Lagasse

Since his first job in a bakery, Emeril has hosted TV shows, opened restaurants and become one of the most recognizable chefs of all time.

Most Popular Recipes

All The Essence of Emeril Recipes

Simple Balsamic Vinaigrette

Chicken Confit and Asparagus with Pasta Rags

Waffles with Fresh Strawberry Syrup

Rosemary and Garlic Roast Leg of Lamb

Strawberry Jam

Oven-Barbecued Baby Back Ribs

Duck Rillette

Chicken Consomme: Basic Clarification

Lobster Thermidor

Pesto alla Genovese

Chocolate Fondue

Scallops Wrapped in Bacon

Nola Rib-Eye Sandwich

Breakfast Casserole

Mesclun Greens with Creamy Garlic Dressing and Roasted Garlic Crouton with Parmigiano-Reggiano Cheese

Bacon-Wrapped Dates Stuffed with Cream Cheese and Almonds

Oven Roasted Cauliflower

Pulled Pork Sandwiches with Homemade BBQ Sauce

Rosemary Flatbread

Chorizo Sausage Seasoning Mix

Puttanesca Sauce