Emeril Lagasse’s Secrets to Career Longevity

September 28, 2015

An hour-long chat with the guy who cooked for astronauts and made it rain white truffle flakes at Sammy Hagar’s wedding.

Emeril Lagasse is the James Beard Award-winning chef/owner behind 11 restaurants across the country, including the 25-year-old Emeril’s in New Orleans and Emeril’s New Orleans Fish House in Las Vegas. Lagasse has authored 18 cookbooks during his career, and he has starred in numerous TV shows, including The Essence of Emeril, which premiered in 1997. Lagasse is currently the host of Emeril’s Florida on the Cooking Channel.  His new book, Essential Emeril, hits stands on October&he