These French stew recipes are all sure to please hearty appetites. They inlcude beef, lamb or chicken, but also lots of fresh vegetables. They're at their best when cooked slowly - maybe over the course of a long rainy afternoon.
Rabbit is a fairly popular meat in France. This very easy recipe includes lots of cabbage and bakes slowly in the oven.
Chicken Provençal includes lots of vegetables and flavors from the sunny south of France. Enjoy this hearty stew with a crusty loaf of French bread.
Crock Pot Beef Stew
Turns out that a crock pot is an excellent way to cook estouffade, a traditional slow cooking stew from the South of France. Simple ingredients that add up to huge flavor.
Braised Duck Recipe
This delicious recipe features duck legs slowly braised in Belgian beer with apricots and thyme. Serve on top of rice.
Easy Beef Stew
This recipe, called Carbonnade, features beef and onions slowly cooked in beer. For extra flavor, it can be topped with mustard-slathered slices of bread half way through the cooking time.
Called Potée Champenoise, this hearty stew comes from the Champagne region of France. It features plenty of slow cooked vegetables as well as ham, bacon and sausage.
Features lots of vegetables that are cooked just until tender. The addition of just a tiny amount of sugar brings out the maximum of flavor. Truly a scrumptious tasting stew.
Lentil Stew Recipe
Called petit salé in French, this hugely satisfying dish features not only lean salt pork but wonderfully juicy Toulouse sausage.
Moroccan Chicken Recipe
Another dish showing the influence of North Africa in France, this recipe features preserved lemons and is
cooked in a tagine. You could use any sturdy pot as a substitute.