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French kitchen favourites

No one does smart comfort food better than the French. Try a slow-cooked stew, chicken in sauce or an indulgent side when you want to impress without looking like you've tried too hard.

Quick recipe finder

Type the ingredients you want to use, then click Go. For better results you can use quotation marks around phrases (e.g. "chicken breast"). Alternatively you can search by chef, programme, cuisine, diet, or dish (e.g. Lasagne).