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French recipes

37 Recipes

Gallic-style recipes from pâtés to ratatouille.

Chicken Marengo


(10 ratings)

Try a chicken casserole with a difference and whip up this version with mushrooms, olives, tomato and parsley
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Provençal omelette cake


(15 ratings)

Vegetarian mains don't get better than this. Perfect for garden parties, packed lunches, or a mid week meal. This versatile dish will please all palates
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Mini eclairs


(4 ratings)

Afternoon tea goes glam with these Paris patisserie-style choux pastry fingers with berry liqueur cream filling
  • 1 hour and 45 mins
  • More effort

Salmon & herby potato coulibiacs


(5 ratings)

An impressive addition to any buffet, this puff pastry parcel is filled with fish in a creamy parsley, dill and lemon sauce
  • 1 hour and 45 mins
  • More effort

Pistachio & raspberry pithiviers


(0 ratings)

Frangipane and berry individual puff pastry parcels - for a special touch decorate with your guests' initials
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy

Prawn & fennel bisque


(19 ratings)

A luxurious seafood soup that is rich in flavour, perfect for formal entertaining and low in calories too
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy

Niçoise stuffed baguette


(6 ratings)

For the ultimate transportable sandwich, hollow out a French stick and fill with tuna, olives, anchovies and eggs
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Anchovy palmiers


(7 ratings)

Roll puff pastry up with anchovies and Parmesan cheese and bake to create a simple but impressive nibble or canapé
  • 25 mins
  • Easy