Quick Facts of Emeril John Lagasse III
|Full Name||Emeril John Lagasse III|
|Net Worth||$70 million|
|Date of Birth||1959 /10 /15|
|Birthplace||Fall River, Massachusetts|
|Profession||Chef, cookbook author, television personality, and restaurateur|
|Eye colour||Dark Brown|
|Spouse||Elizabeth Kief (m. 1978–1986), Tari Hohn (m. 1989–1996), Alden Lovelace (m. 2000)|
|Height||5 feet 7 inches|
|Education||Johnson & Wales University|
|Online Presence||Facebook, Twitter, Instagram|
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Short Description of Emeril Lagasse:
Emeril Lagasse, born as Emeril John Lagasse III is an American chef, cookbook author, television personality, and restaurateur. He is mostly remembered for his mastery of Creole and Cajun cuisine and his self-developed “New New Orleans” style.
He has also appeared in various cooking TV shows such as Food Network shows Emeril Live and Essence of Emeril. Lagasse has won the regional James Beard Award.
Emeril Lagasse’s Early Life And Education
Emeril Lagasse was born on October 15, 1959, in Fall River, Massachusetts. He was born to French-Canadian Québécois father, Emeril John Lagassé, Jr. and Portuguese mother, Hilda Medeiros. He holds American nationality and belongs to the White ethical group.
His constellation sign is Libra. He attended the New England Conservatory of Music and then joined the Johnson & Wales University.
Emeril Lagasse’s Career
In 1979, Lagasse started his career as the Executive Chef at the Dunfey’s Hyannis Resort. His first restaurant was opened in the year 1990. He has appeared in Great Chefs and has been the host of Emeril Green, The Emeril Lagasse Show, and Emeril’s Table.
As a judge, He has worked on the Bravo’s ‘Top Chef’ in the year 2009. He has authored several cookbooks, such as New New Orleans Cooking, Louisiana Real and Rustic, Emeril’s Creole Christmas, Emeril’s Potluck: Comfort Food with a Kicked-Up Attitude. He is the winner of the Daytime Emmy Awards.
Emeril Lagasse’s Personal Life
Emeril is a married man and he was married to Elizabeth Kief. The duo divorced in 1986 after being the parents of two children, Jessica and Jillian. In 1989, he married Tari Hohn, a fashion designer in 1989 and divorced in 1996.
As his third wife, Lagasse married to Alden Lovelace on 13 May 2000. They are parents of two children, named Meril Lovelace Lagasse, and Emeril John Lagasse IV. He has a straight sexual orientation. He is active on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Emeril Lagasse’s Statistics
Emeril Lagasse stands 5 feet 7 inches tall and has Black hair and dark Brown eyes colors.
His net worth is said to be around $70 million.