French Recipes


Layered Turkey Meatloaf with Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

Layered Turkey Meatloaf with Roasted Red Pepper Sauce is a summery spin on traditional meatloaf you're going to love.

Pancakes (crepes)

Anything better than pancakes for breakfast? If you are not a morning person, make your pancake mix the evening before and just refrigerate.

Chicken Chasseur

This Chicken Chasseur is an old time classic that's super easy to make and tastes so good - your family is guaranteed to love it!

Chicken Bouillabaisse

Lush and luxurious, French-inspired Chicken Bouillabaisse is a rustic chicken stew that's elegant enough to serve to guests!

Slow Cooker/Crock Pot Beef Bourguignon

Slow Cooker/Crock Pot Beef Bourguignon is a fix it and forget it meal - this easy slow cooker beef stew will get rave reviews!

Chicken Pinot Noir with Wild Mushrooms and Fresh Basil

Chicken Pinot Noir with Wild Mushrooms and Fresh Basil is a dish with European flair that's perfect for transitioning from summer to fall.

The Best Instant Pot Beef Bourguignon

The Best Instant Pot Beef Bourguignon ~ this epic beef stew cooks in just 30 minutes in the amazing Instant Pot. The meat is melt in your mouth tender and the famous French flavors shine through ~ don't miss this one!

Cranberry & turkey sausage rolls

Hosting a festive get-together this festive season? Those cranberry & turkey sausage rolls are super-easy to make and so festive - a Christmas must-bake!

Pumpkin French Toast

Great French toast begins with great bread. Don’t use the pre-sliced stuff, get yourself some good bakery bread. I used whole wheat, but so many types work well. Brioche is a classic.

Dark Chocolate Orange Truffles

Have a go at making these deliciously rich chocolate orange truffles! They make great gifts or as a canapé for your Christmas party!

Pumpkin Eggnog French Toast

You're in for a real treat today, folks. It's the perfect mash-up of warm, cozy fall flavors.

Healthy French Onion Dip

This Healthy French Onion Dip is ultra creamy and loaded with onion flavor, A few simple swaps make this party dip health and vegan!

Christmas Pâté

Christmas would not be complete without pâté! This one has hints of classic, warming festive flavours and is utterly delicious.

Easy Vegan Cassoulet

This quick 30 minute Easy Vegan Cassoulet recipe is bursting with French flavor. Beans are simmered in a flavorful sauce and then topped with breadcrumbs.

Homemade Eclairs

Eclairs are a classic French temptation made with choux pastry, filled with vanilla pastry cream and glazed with chocolate ganache.

Salade Nicoise

Salade Nicoise is like a culinary escape to sunny southern France on a plate!

Vegan French Toast with Fresh Strawberry Sauce

Wake up to this gluten free Vegan French Toast that is smothered in a Fresh Strawberry Sauce. The perfect healthy-ish 9 ingredient brunch recipe!

Crustless Quiche with Sausage, Bacon and Ham

Crustless Quiche with Sausage, Bacon and Ham is ideal for low-carb or gluten-free diets and simply because it's easier than fussing with a crust!

Spinach and Feta Quiche with Quinoa Crust

Have some leftover quinoa? Use it to make this crispy yet delightfully chewy crust for this Spinach and Feta Quiche!

French Lentil Salad

French Lentil Salad is a lovely and delicious way to ring in spring!  With radishes, young green beans and baby lettuces, it's perfect for that first dinner on the patio!

Strawberry French 75

This quick and easy Strawberry French 75 cocktail is a fruity spin on the lemon flavored classic. This light drink recipe uses just 3 ingredients and is sweetened with fruit only! Its the perfect bubbly spring beverage.

Laudree Macaron Recipe (and VIDEO!)

I am one of those people who get something in their head and will stop at nothing to figure it out. Example, these macarons. I have made many French macarons in the past, but about every other time I would make them, something would go wrong. They wo...

Asparagus Cordon Bleu

Asparagus Cordon Bleu is easy, impressive and elegant enough for your finest dinner party!

Caramelized Onion, Goat Cheese and Herb Pie

Caramelized Onion, Goat Cheese and Herb Pie ~ this kind of French inspired tart filled with veggies and a light custard of egg, milk and cream is great for brunch, lunch, or a light supper.

Mackerel Pâté

Get some omega 3 and vitamin D in your diet with this extremely easy and totally delicious mackerel pâté!

Crème Brûlée Brownies

Intense dark chocolate brownie smothered with creamy vanilla frosting, finished off with a crispy golden topping. It's a taste and texture sensation that I urge you to try!

Au Gratin Potatoes for Two

Au Gratin Potatoes for Two is a wonderful easy side dish to pair with anything you choose to make at home for your intimate dinner for two!

Dairy-Free Sourdough French Toast

Sourdough French Toast is the perfect way to use up stale sourdough bread. This recipe is dairy-free, easy and delicious!

Almond Poppy Seed French Toast

Almonds lovers listen up ~ my Almond Poppy Seed French Toast is a super delicious twist on the classic breakfast treat ~ made with brioche bread and buttermilk in the batter, this is a winner! I’m so happy it’s French toast season again....

Brussels Sprout Gratin

I’m under the weather today. I haven’t been sick in a really long time and  I almost forgot how it feels. It feels crappy. And when I get sick I get hungry.  Ravenous, actually.  And if I don’t make myself something quick it̵...

Cabernet Braised Short Ribs with Cauliflower Leek Puree

Cabernet Braised Beef Short Ribs are succulent and meltingly tender with intense flavor. Paired with Cauliflower Leek Puree, this is a lovely comforting midwinter meal.


Provencal-inspired ratatouille is THE dish to make from a summer abundance every summer!

French Press Breakfast Chocolate

French Press Breakfast Chocolate ~ this easy method makes a thick, rich, frothed hot chocolate just like the Europeans enjoy!

Classic Creme Brulee for Two

Classic Creme Brulee for Two is the perfect sweet ending to your Valentine’s Day meal or to any special meal you make at home.

Easy Cassoulet

My Easy Cassoulet is a pared down but delicious version of the famous French dish --- perfect for effortless entertaining!

Provencal Tomatoes

Provencal Tomatoes are a super easy and healthy side dish with that classic French panache ~ who thought something so simple could be so delicious? It’s Monday again, and those beautiful heirloom tomatoes from the farmer’s market are sitt...

Tomato Cannellini Cassoulet

Tomato Cannellini Cassoulet with a homemade tomato sauce is bursting with comforting flavours!

Provencal Potatoes

Roasted potatoes make me weak in the knees. Crispy browned skins, creamy and fluffy interiors. Need I say more? We have all fallen under the roasted potato spell, and if you haven’t, boy have I got a recipe for you. And it couldn’t be sim...

Polenta "French Toast" Sticks

So, you guys.  I love breakfast for dinner.  I often find myself scrambling eggs with spicy sausage and veggies for dinner.  It allows me to be kinda lazy in the kitchen on weeknights, but it's really

Easy Chocolate Macarons

Chocolate Macarons recipe that is easy to make and is great to give as edible gifts. Bite sized macarons sandwiched with chocolate ganache.

Butternut Squash Leek and Gruyere Tart

Butternut Squash, Leek and Gruyere Tart is a lovely French-inspired midwinter meal perfect for lunch, brunch or light supper.

Vegan Chocolate French Toast

Vegan Chocolate French Toast is a delicious breakfast/ brunch dish that kids would love. It is great to make on Easter Sunday.

French Onion Soup

French Onion Soup is a classic that is always in season!

French apple turnovers

Light, crisp, buttery, filled with warm cinnamon sprinkled apple, these classic French apple turnovers are the perfect autumn snack and just so apple-ing!

Duck Fat Roasted Cabbage Sprouts

Introducing: Cabbage sprouts! And not prepared just any old way! Roasted in duck fat, baby!

Baked French Toast with Chocolate Chips

Blogging Marathon# 48: Week 2/ Day 3 Theme: Kid's Delight -- Holiday Specials Dish: Baked French Toast We all love French toast in our house. I have tried quite a few variations of French Toast recipes before, but this baked overnight French Toa...

Mediterranean Fish en Papillote

Mediterranean Fish en Papillote has all the classic flavors of that sunny region with tomatoes, olives, capers, garlic, olive oil, wine and lemon--all wrapped up in parchment paper parcels!

Butternut Squash Leek and Goat Cheese Galette

Butternut Squash, Leek and Goat Cheese Galette is simple, savory and elegant!

Stuffed French Toast Muffins with Raspberries

Muffins are way more fun and they ensure the perfect bit of French toast every time! A little bit of that crunchy, caramelized edge with the soft and soggy center. Just like your classic French toast!

Gingerbread French Toast

Gingerbread French Toast ~ the simple addition of molasses and a few spices transforms plain French toast into something worthy of lingering over.

Pan brioche

Pan brioche is a light and soft buttery bread. It is rich and delicious, with an almost neutral taste, so you can play with toppings and fillings and enjoy it in many ways. Brioche gets its tendern…

Stuffed French Toast

Time seems to fly. I can't believe we are in the middle of July already, before we turn around it will be Christmas and New Year again **sigh** I wish time could stay STILL for a little while. Keeping still is something I keep telling my 4 year ...

French Herb Bread

Bake-a-thon: Day 1 Bake of the day: French Herb Bread It is December 1st and holiday season and count down to Christmas has already started. I have yet to bring my holiday decor out, will probably try and get everything done by the end of this week. ...

Sardine Pâté

This super simple but incredibly tasty pâté will go down a treat with fish lovers!

Spring Green, Leek and Gruyere Tart

This elegant, French-inspired Spring Green, Leek and Gruyere Tart is perfect for lunch, brunch, light supper or whenever you need your meal bases covered.

Whole wheat Crepês with Banana, Strawberry & Nutella filling

BM# 44: A-Z Cooking Series -- Around the World in 30 days Country: F for France Dish: Whole wheat Crepês with Banana, Strawberry & Nutella filling Today we are going to France, Western European country that is definitely on my bucket list. One o...

Pumpkin French Toast

Make this Pumpkin French Toast for a special breakfast. You'll love the real pumpkin and fresh pumpkin spices used in this version of the French toast recipe.

Cream of Celery Leaf and Scallion Soup

Cream of Celery Leaf and Scallion Soup makes the perfect starter for an elegant spring dinner party.  It's a tasty way to use up celery leaves and tops!

Eggless Stuffed French Toast Roll Ups

Blogging Marathon# 30: Week 2/ Day 3 Theme: Get it Rolled Dish: Eggless Stuffed French Toast Roll Ups Final day of Blogging marathon and today's dish was the toughest of all to select. I usually make a note of all the dishes that I want to make ...

Vegan Wholewheat Crepes

Vegan Wholewheat Crepes are kid friendly and are very easy to make. This recipe is made without eggs are is great for breakfast, brunch or dessert.

Rose Raspberry Macarons

Rose Raspberry French Macarons -- detailed post on how to make perfect macarons. These are flavored with rose syrup and sandwiched with raspberry jam.

Caramelized Onion & Spinach Quiche

Quiche is a savory French pie that has a pie crust and is a custardy filling. This vegan version is made with tofu, cashews, caramelized onions and spinach.

Eggless French Toast (with Custard powder)

Blogging Marathon# 43: Week 1/ Day 3 Theme: Tame the Yeast Dish: Eggless French Toast For the final day of this week's marathon, I made a simple eggless French toast using this No-Knead Light Whole wheat bread. I love French toast, be it with eg...

Caramelized Onion Galette

Galette is a French free form pastry that is easy to make. The crust is buttery and flaky. Here it is made with caramelized onions.

Vegan Banana Rabanada (Brazilian French Toast)

Vegan French toast from Brazil. The use of cinnamon gives the dish a festive touch. Cocoa powder is sprinkled on top just before serving.

Chocolate Peanut Butter Macaroons

When I develop recipes, I keep a notes section for changes I want to make, things about the recipe I like, and things that I want to mention to you on the blog. When I pulled up the recipe for these Chocolate Peanut Butter Macaroons, this is what I f...

Eggnog French Toast

Eggnog French Toast is a secretly healthy and decadent breakfast! An easy Christmas morning recipe with just 7 ingredients! 

Eggnog Streusel French Toast Casserole

My Eggnog Streusel French Toast Casserole is a decadent, holiday morning worthy overnight baked French toast that can be assembled the night before.

Roasted Ratatouille

This roasted ratatouille is much easier to make than traditional ratatouille.Can be serve it over brown rice, quinoa, farro or even on a roast.

Instant Pot French Dip Sandwich

This Instant Pot French Dip Sandwich Recipe is sure to become a family favorite. Tender fall-apart chuck roast with a flavor-packed juice for dipping, in a fraction of the usual cooking time. This French Dip Sandwich recipe is topped with melty chee...

French Breakfast Muffins

Tender muffins lightly scented with nutmeg and topped with cinnamon sugar.

Sablés (Shortbread Cookies)

Sablés are rich, tender shortbread cookies that are famous in France like the chocolate chip cookies are in the US.These cookies are both crumbly and melt-in-your-mouth tender, and they are perfect with a glass of milk, a bowl of ice cream or even w...

Slow Cooker French Dip Sandwich

If this slow cooker french dip sandwich filled with beef, melted cheese, caramelized onions and a beef broth to dip in sounds appealing, you NEED to make these!

Lemon Madeleines

Lemon Madeleines are dainty and delicate little cakes that are shell shaped and just melt in your mouth. They are baked in a special shell shaped baking pan

Baked French Toast Casserole

Quick and easy Baked French Toast Casserole you can make the day before and refrigerate overnight so it's ready to bake and enjoy in the morning.

Basic French Macarons

Basic French Macarons -- detailed post on how to make perfect macarons. These basic ones are flavored with vanilla and sandwiched with nutella.

Poulet Rôti : La Meilleure Recette

Découvrez la recette du Poulet rôti, un classique délicieux dans son jus accompagné de pommes de terre. Tout le monde aime le poulet rôti.

White Peach Frangipane Galette

White Peach Frangipane Galette ~ this delicious peach galette with a creamy layer of almond frangipane is an easy alternative to pie this summer!

Creamy Chicken, Chive And Mustard Gratin

Use leftover roast chicken in this comforting gratin dish with a flavoursome, creamy filling and a crunchy breadcrumb topping.

Croque Monsieur

A delicious croque monsieur recipe with a little less guilt. The twist on this popular French meal still embraces the classic cheese, Dijon and ham combination.

Chocolate Macarons Recipe

Chocolate Macarons recipe that is easy to make and is great to give as edible gifts. Bite sized macarons sandwiched with chocolate ganache.

No Bake Triple Berry Tarts

No Bake Triple Berry Tarts are a bright and creamy summer dessert recipe that is secretly healthy and paleo! Sweetened with honey and dates.

Spiced Salmon Coulibiac

This make-ahead main of pastry-wrapped fish and rice is an extra-special way to serve seafood for a dinner party, spiced with cardamom, cloves and chilli

Cheddar Vegetable Au Gratin

Cheddar Vegetable Au Gratin is one of those deliciously flavorful cheesy vegetable casseroles that are the perfect side dish for any time of the year. Combining Broccoli, cauliflower, carrots, and tons of creamy cheese sauce, all baked to perfection ...

Easy Vegan Potato And Corn Chowder

Creamy, comforting vegetable chowder, perfect for a quick weeknight meal.

French Lentil Rice Mushroom Stew

Calling all lentil lovers! These amazing little legumes are shining bright in this flavorful and comforting French Lentil Rice Mushroom Stew that is sure to warm you up like a big cozy hug. Protein-packed lentils, zesty onions, earthy garlic, crisp c...

Quiche Lorraine

Bacon, eggs, cheese and onions - a plain and simple delicious quiche.

Faluche du Nord

For this month's Home Baker's ChallengePriya Suresh @ Priya's Versatile Recipes chose some yummy French baked goodies. I picked this simple flat bread from Northern France called Faluche du Nord from Priya's list. The recipe seeme...

Easy Crock Pot French Dip Sandwiches

These mouthwateringly easy Crock Pot French Dip Sandwiches are piled high with tender beef and served with a rich au jus for dunking.

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