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Where Emeril's Saying "Bam!" Comes From

Watch Emeril Talk About the Origin of "Bam!"

What's the first thing you think about when celebrity TV host Emeril Lagasse comes to mind? For many, it's his signature catchphrase, "Bam!" Ever wondered how the famous slogan came about? This past week, Emeril made his first appearance ever on the Rachael Ray Show, where he set the record straight to Rach and her audience about how "Bam!" came to be. Hint: food coma has something to do with it!

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