Emeril Lagasse – My inspiration was my mom…

My inspiration was my mom. She’s a great cook, and she still cooks, and we…


“My inspiration was my mom. She’s a great cook, and she still cooks, and we still banter back and forth about cooking. Growing up in a mostly Portuguese community, food was important and the family table was extremely important. At a very young age I understood that.”
-Emeril Lagasse

Emeril Lagasse – My Food Network shows, ‘Emeril…

My Food Network shows, ‘Emeril Live’ and ‘Essence of Emeril,’ are not in production right…


“My Food Network shows, ‘Emeril Live’ and ‘Essence of Emeril,’ are not in production right now, but I wouldn’t say that I’m necessarily leaving Food Network. I have a lot of television still in me. I enjoy teaching people, so it’s just a matter of time before I do something new.”
-Emeril Lagasse

Emeril Lagasse – I guess I feel that…

I guess I feel that I was following my instincts, and at the same time…


“I guess I feel that I was following my instincts, and at the same time being guided by the best. I became totally intrigued with Louisiana – the people, the food. It is a part of my life. Everything that has happened for me since moving here has just been icing on the cake.”
-Emeril Lagasse

Emeril Lagasse – Home base is the support…

Home base is the support system where we have a culinary team, my own writers…


“Home base is the support system where we have a culinary team, my own writers because of the shows and the books and stuff, we have a culinary team of about six people. Marketing, public relations, accounting and all that sort of stuff.”
-Emeril Lagasse