French recipes

Coq au vin
The braised chicken dish coq au vin.

From coq au vin to bouillabaisse, here are some classic French recipes.

Including Luke Mangan's never-fail hot raspberry souffle.

Bon appetit!

Chilled lemon souffle.

Chilled lemon soufflé

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Difficult

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (13)
Potatoes and leeks.

Potato and leek gratin

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (6)
Orange and Gran Marnier custard.

Orange and Grand Marnier custard

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (6)
Chocolate bavarois.

Chocolate bavarois

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Difficult

Neil Perry

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (6)
Confit duck leg.

Confit duck leg

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Frank Camorra

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (3)
Chocolate hazelnut tart.

Chocolate hazelnut tart

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Coq au vin.

Coq au vin

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (21)
Ocean trout with smoked Bacon, neil perry, william meppem

Sauteed ocean trout with smoked bacon

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Never-fail hot raspberry souffle.

Never-fail hot raspberry souffle

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Luke Mangan

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (4)
Apple Tart Tartin by Karen Martini. To be used for upcoming recipe pages in Epicure/Good Food. Styling by Marnie Rowe, photographs by Marcel Aucar. Please credit.

Apple tarte tatin

  • 2 hrs +
  • Difficult

Karen Martini

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Salmon and spinach en croute with dill creme fraiche.

Salmon en croute with dill creme fraiche

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Jill Dupleix

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (8)
Chocolate gianduja mousse with hazelnut praline.

Dark chocolate and gianduja mousse with hazelnut praline

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Difficult

Karen Martini

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Duck cassoulet.

Duck cassoulet

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Brigitte Hafner

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Double-baked gruyere souffle.

Double-baked gruyere souffle

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Jeremy and Jane Strode

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (5)
Bouillabaisse with fish, fennel, saffron and orange.

Fish and shellfish soup with saffron and fennel

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Brigitte Hafner

Onion, gruyere and sour cream tart with smoked mussels and dill.

Onion, gruyere, speck and sour cream tart with smoked mussels

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Karen Martini

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (3)
Mushrooms a la Greque.

Mushrooms a la Greque

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Frank Camorra

Hachis parmentier.

Hachis parmentier

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Jill Dupleix

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (6)
Barbecued chicken breast with sauce vierge and potato puree.

Barbecued chicken breast with sauce vierge and potato puree

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (8)
Brioche.

Brioche

  • 2 hrs +
  • Difficult

Karen Martini

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Boeuf en croute with horseradish cream and pickled mushrooms.

Boeuf en croute

  • 2 hrs +
  • Difficult

Karen Martini

Oeufs a la neige (meringues in custard).

Ouefs a la neige

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Difficult

Neil Perry

Gratin dauphinois.

Gratin Dauphionois

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Grilled aged rib-eye with Bearnaise sauce.

Grilled aged rib-eye with Bearnaise sauce

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Difficult

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (13)
French onion soup

French onion soup

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Luke Mangan

Creme caramel thumb

Crème caramel

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Luke Mangan

Coq au vin

Coq au vin

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Luke Mangan

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (4)
Chocolate floss eclairs.

Chocolate floss eclairs

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Difficult

Frank Camorra

Rating: 0.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
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Modern nicoise salad

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (41)
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Individual leek quiches

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

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Traditional quiche lorraine

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
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Coq au vin

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

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Tarragon chicken

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Rating: 0.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
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Family chicken gratin

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

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Chicken terrine

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Difficult

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Ratatouille

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

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Coquilles saint jacques

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

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Lobster bisque

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Empress rice

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

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Blanquette de veau

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

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Pot au feu

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

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Navarin of lamb

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

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Brioche

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

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French bread loaf

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

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Cheese and chive roulade

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

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Chocolate and creamy berry roulade

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
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French loaf grill

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Cherry clafoutis

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

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Chicken fricassee

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
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French connection

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

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Potato croquettes

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

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Boulangère potatoes

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Easy

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Beef Consommé

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy