Recipes

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  • Café Au Lait Crème Brûlée with Cane Syrup Cake

    Café Au Lait Crème Brûlée with Cane Syrup Cake

    This delicious dessert comes from Emeril's Delmonico in New Orleans. You can make the cake up to two days in advance if you are looking to save time the day of your event.

    • Prep Time: 45 minutes
    • Total Time: 4 hours including time for chilling
    • Yield: 9 servings
  • Orange Cranberry Sauce

    Orange Cranberry Sauce

    Cranberries have become a staple at holiday meals, especially Thanksgiving. This is a great kicked-up version that has notes of citrus.

    • Prep Time: 10 minutes
    • Total Time: 25 minutes plus cooling time
    • Yield: 2 Cups
  • Vanilla Bean Creme Anglaise

    Vanilla Bean Creme Anglaise

    This vanilla bean creme anglaise is just perfect for the White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Bread Pudding but would be awesome on just about any dessert that would benefit from a rich, creamy sauce.

    • Prep Time: 5 minutes
    • Total Time: 15 minutes plus chilling time
    • Yield: About 3 cups
  • Emeril's Anytime Eggnog

    Emeril's Anytime Eggnog

    Eggnog is delicious, decadent and perfect if you're hosting a party. You can bottle, cork, and refrigerate it for several days—the flavor will be even better. Shake before serving.

    • Prep Time: 5 minutes
    • Total Time: 1 hour, plus chilling time
    • Yield: 4 quarts, 8-10 servings
  • Tchoupitoulas Gumbo

    Tchoupitoulas Gumbo

    This hearty gumbo is full-flavored and great for a crowd. Unlike other gumbos, this recipe calls for butter or lima beans.

    • Prep Time: 20 minutes
    • Total Time: 3 hours
    • Yield: 8 to 10 servings
  • Blueberry Simple Syrup

    Blueberry Simple Syrup

    It is easy to infuse simple syrup with a variety of flavors -- here's one with fresh blueberries. This syrup is perfect for making a Blueberry Mojito or any other beverage where you'd like a hint of blueberry goodness.

    • Prep Time: 2 minutes
    • Total Time: 10 minutes, plus cooling time
    • Yield: 2 1/4 cups
  • Anthony's Basic Tomato Sauce

    This simple tomato sauce is delicious on the Veal Parmesan Po'boy but would also work well on top of pasta or pizza. Don't skimp on the olive oil -- it emulsifies into the sauce as it simmers and really adds a lot to the overall flavor.

    • Prep Time: 15 minutes
    • Total Time: 1 1/2 hours
    • Yield: About 2 quarts
  • Pecan Pralines

    Pecan Pralines

    Creamy and delicious, these are easy to prepare.  The challenge is to spoon out the pralines from the pan quickly enough before they set.  

    • Prep Time: 5 minutes
    • Total Time: 20 minutes
    • Yield: 1 dozen
  • Fresh Mint Tea

    Fresh Mint Tea

    This recipe is adapted from the traditional Moroccan mint tea, where green tea is used instead of black, but still with an abundance of fresh spearmint. It is delicious served over ice, but you can also enjoy it warm too at other times of the year.

    • Prep Time: 5 minutes
    • Total Time: 10 minutes, plus time for cooling
    • Yield: 2 quarts, 6 to 8 servings
  • Emeril’s Kicked Up Chili

    This slighly unorthodox chili starts with a roux and gets its chili-goodness not only from chili powder but also from pureéd roasted peppers.

    • Prep Time: 15 minutes
    • Total Time: 1 hour
    • Yield: 3 1/2 quarts