Find traditional and classic food from France, that is easy to make.  With the emphasis on “Easy”!  No one has time for elaborate recipes that take 3 days to prepare.  So here are the quick food recipes and French meal ideas, adapted for modern times.

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Easy French Tartare Sauce recipe

The traditional fish and chips may English, but the accompanying sauce tartare (tartar sauce) is all French. And if you are a lover of seafood and breaded meats, the tartar sauce has to be one of your favorites. A tangy…


Spicy Rouille Sauce Recipe from Provence

French cuisine is not particularly known for its spiciness. The rouille sauce from Provence, however, is the exception. Sometimes called the French version of hot sauce, the rouille is a fast, no-cook sauce that adds serious flavor to everything from…


Easy French Béchamel Sauce

If you enjoy French cuisine, you may have noticed that the béchamel sauce is the foundation for many classic French dishes that we love today. A classic white sauce, the béchamel is a thickened with milk, butter, flour, and at…


6 Best No-Cook Meals from France

Cooking can be a real drag. And when the weather is warm, and summer turns up the temperature, the idea of slaving over a hot stove becomes even more unappealing. And that is where the French idea of using the…


Kir and Kir Royale Chambord (Apéritif Recipe)

Walk into any restaurant or brasserie in France and you will see it on the menu: Kir. It is usually under apéritifs, and is a recipe mix of crème de cassis (blackcurrant liqueur) topped up with a white wine from Burgundy, such as…