French Recipes

Oh la la... check out these favorite French Recipes! From easy peasy to super fancy, great French cooking is just a recipe away.

4 crêpes suzette in a beautiful orange liqueur sauce with a couple scoops of homemade vanilla ice cream and garnished with orange zest


This ultimate “grown-up” dessert is perfect for brunch, dinner party, or any special occasion.

A gorgeous Sauce Robert for grilled meats such as pork, chicken or lamb.


This fabulous French sauce pairs beautifully with grilled pork, chicken or even lamb.

Delicious Fondant Potatoes ready to be enjoyed!


These elegant potatoes are creamy inside with a crispy outside and are perfect for special ...

A couple pots de crème garnished with whipped cream and raspberries.


Rich, silky and delicious, this is a scrumptious elegant dessert to enjoy anytime!

French Bread

Did you know that according to a legend, it was allegedly Napoleon who asked for ...

Hot buttered French bread with delicious chilled Corton pork spread!

Mimi’s French Corton Pork Spread

I’ve been eating this and enjoying it for as long as I can remember! Every ...

These gorgeous French confections are so tasty... perfect for the Holidays!


If you haven’t made any Holiday treats yet, these colorful, tasty, quick & easy confections ...

Eggnog and Nutmeg French Toast

Eggnog & Nutmeg French Toast

So easy, so good! Brioche bread is especially wonderful if you can find it ...

A delicious wheel of brie with tasty fillings wrapped just like a gift in puff pastry!


This is a real crowd pleaser and the beauty of this is recipe is different ...

A slice of Dark Chocolate Torte with raspberry coulis.

Dark Chocolate Torte

With the optional raspberry coulis that I recommend.

A bowl of Chicken Stew Francais With Parsley Dumplings.

Chicken Stew Francais With Parsley Dumplings

I created this recipe one cold winter day with ingredients I had on hand. It ...

So yummy

Sweet Essentials: French Custard Fruit Tart

One of my goals on this site was to create basic recipes that could be ...

Chicken Confit

Fall off the bone chicken that can sit in the fat for up to a ...

So yummy

Sweet Essentials: Vanilla Custard Crême Pâtissièr

This is a classic French custard, or crême pâtissière and is used in many sweet ...

Pink Lady® apple roses in gluten-free pastry on glass plate

Pink Lady® Rose Tarts

I love apple rose tarts, so I created this recipe with Pink Lady® apples to ...

Warm Goat Cheese Salad W Mustard Vinaigrette

You can make this salad anyway you like with your favorite salad ingredients then top ...

So Yummy

Chef’s Essentials: Onion Brûlée

You are making soup that has a clear broth, like a chicken or beef consommé, ...

Italian Christmas Quiche ready to be sliced.

Italian Christmas Quiche

Quiche is a great way to serve something elegant that costs very little and is ...

chicken Chasseur with mushroom brandy sauce with Parmesan Risotto and grilled Brussels sprouts

Chicken Chasseur with Parmesan Risotto

This is an old French recipe from France it means chicken hunter. In French “chicken ...

A delicious savory homemade Chive Butter


With fresh ingredients, this is another delicious and versatile compound butter that is so easy ...

A gorgeous Nicoise Salad perfect to enjoy during summer


The combination of this salad is exactly what summer is all about; fresh and healthy ...