About Emeril Lagasse

Emeril Lagasse

Emeril Lagasse (yes, he of "BAM!" fame) is a chef, restaurateur, and best-selling author of nearly 20 cookbooks, including Emeril's Kicked Up Sandwiches. He's also the owner of more than a dozen restaurants across the country and the the host of the Cooking Channel's The Originals with Emeril and Fresh Food Fast. Lagasse has also established the Emeril Lagasse Foundation to support children's educational programs that inspire and mentor young people through the culinary arts and promote nutrition and healthy eating. Talk about kicking things up a notch....

Grilled Vegetables and Goat Cheese Sandwiches

Grilled Vegetable and Goat Cheese Sandwiches

The quintessential summer sandwich, this stack is stuffed with grilled eggplant, bell peppers, red onions, and zucchini. Open wide.

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Emeril at the Grill

Balsamic Vinaigrette

Not your everyday vinaigrette, this one pushes the amount of balsamic to epic proportions—to great effect. Drizzle with impunity to lend anything oomph.

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Shrimp and Grits Recipe

Smothered Shrimp, Andouille Sausage, and Grits

Our most requested recipe, this ridiculously rich dish takes its heat from andouille, its creamy comfort from grits smothered in cheese.

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Cheese Grits Recipe

Creamy Stone Ground Cheese Grits

This Southern staple amps up stone-ground grits with ample white Cheddar. We think we’ve found home in these cheese grits.

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Farm to Fork Cookbook

Shrimp Stock

This shrimp stock recipe should be in everyone’s repertoire. The deep, sweet—well, shrimp-y—flavor is utterly incomparable. Trust us.

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Watermelon Limeade

Watermelon Limeade

Taken neat, on the rocks, or with a stealth shot of tequila, we think you’ll find no fault with this drink that’s designed for the dog days of summer.

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