Milk

10 French Recipes with Milk

Drew Glover • March 17, 2015
At the center of fine dining, French cuisine is known for its beautiful preparation and presentation. If you're looking to impress your loved one or guests, the sophisticated French approach to cooking will set the mood.Pear & Almond Tart by Michel Roux Jr.
4
stars
1. Cinnamon-Poached Pear & Sweet Almond Tart
Thumbnail image for Pear & Almond Tart
Welcome to Michel Roux's Easy French Cooking, where he will teach you some of his favorite traditional French dishes. This delicious French dessert is packed with the flavor of cinnamon and vanilla, sweet almond cream, and a hint of rum. Join our Michelin-starred chef Michel Roux in this Grokker Premium video, and learn the secrets to making a lovely, crunchy, delicate sweet pastry with perfectly cooked pears.
2. French Pot Roast Chicken with Mustard Sauce
Thumbnail image for Pot Roast Chicken
Welcome to Michel Roux's Easy French Cooking, where he will teach you some of his favorite traditional French dishes. In this Grokker Premium video, Michelin-starred Chef Michel Roux will show you how to roast a golden brown and juicy chicken and walk you through every step for creating a depth of flavor in the rich, indulgent creamy mustard sauce of Poulet Dijonnaise.
3. Vibrant Vegetarian Spinach Soufflé with Parmesan Cheese
Thumbnail image for Spinach Soufflé
Welcome to Michel Roux's Easy French Cooking, where he will teach you some of his favorite traditional French dishes. Learn Michel Roux's tips for a soufflé that is light as a feather and full of flavor, with a crunchy outside and a rich, gooey center. Join our Michelin-starred chef in this Grokker Premium video, and learn how to make a vibrant spinach soufflé that practically floats!
4. Chocolate and Vanilla Cream Pots
Thumbnail image for Chocolate and Vanilla Cream Pots
Welcome to Michel Roux's Easy French Cooking, where he will teach you some of his favourite traditional French dishes. These perfect little chocolate and vanilla cream pots are rich, creamy, and incredibly decadent, and topping them with freshly whipped chantilly cream, makes these deserts truly indulgent. So join two Michelin starred chef Michel Roux in this Grokker Premium video, and learn the secrets to great French cooking at home.
5. Cherry Galette
Thumbnail image for Cherry Galette
Why am I calling this a cherry folditup, and not a cherry galette, its correct culinary name? Because one sounds like something that's easy to make, and one doesn't. This is very simple and easy to make with delicious cherry!
6. How to Make Creamy Potatoes Au Gratin
Thumbnail image for How to Make Creamy Potatoes Au Gratin
Try this creamy cheese sauce and the tender potatoes in this classic French dish combine to make a deliciously addictive experience. It's a great side dish with a roast pork loin or beef tenderloin. Add a green salad and French bread, and you have found the magic path to a man's heart. To avoid lumps in your sauce, add the milk just a little at a time as you stir the flour and butter.
7. How to Make Classic Chocolate Soufflé w/ praline on top
Thumbnail image for How to Make Classic Chocolate Soufflé w/ praline on top
Learn how to make a delicious, luscious french chocolate soufflé or soufflé au chocolat that is going to rise very high with an amazing aeration. Learn all the tricks to whisk your egg whites properly in order to achieve the ultimate rise in the soufflé and learn how to make praline disks to garnish it.
8. How to make cheese souffle
Thumbnail image for How to make cheese souffle
Just the word 'souffle' is enough to scare some home cooks - indeed, many of us think of souffles as difficult dishes best left to French-trained chefs. But the truth is that souffles are quite easy to master, and this video shows you how! This cheese souffle recipe is as authentic as they come and calls for just a handful of simple ingredients. Comte cheese is used here, but you could easily use your favourite cheese - such as Cheddar, Gruyere, Emmental or even Red Leicester. The key to a beautifully risen souffle is to whip your egg whites to stiff peaks, either by hand or with an electric whisk, and to gently fold the whites into the bechamel mixture using a metal utensil. Folding the two mixtures together gently ensures that you keep the air in the mixture. Secondly, as with most baking, resist temptation to open the oven door whilst the souffle is baking. The change in temperature that results can drastically affect the outcome, and not in a good way! Keep your oven light on so that you can check your souffle's progress without opening the oven door. Once your souffle is beautifully golden and risen, you'll want to serve it straightaway. As they say, a souffle waits for no one!
9. French Onion Green Bean Casserole
Thumbnail image for French Onion Green Bean Casserole
If someone calls your green bean casserole “soupy,” it’s usually not a compliment. Here though, it’s completely appropriate. I wanted to rework the iconic Thanksgiving side dish, and wondered what would happen if I brought in some of the tastes and textures that make French onion soup such a favorite.
10. Lobster Bisque
Thumbnail image for Lobster Bisque
French Lobster Bisque made easy by Michelin Award Winning Chef Roland Passot. Learn why female lobsters are better than males, and how to tell them apart. This Grokker premium video has all you need to show you how to make the perfect velvety bisque. So grab your lobster, cayenne pepper, a little bit of brandy, and cream, and join Chef and Owner of La Folie, Roland Passot as he shares his recipe for Lobster Bisque.
More In This Topic
Thumbnail image for French Almond Bread
Emily Luchetti
4:24
Thumbnail image for Duck Confit
Duck Confit
ByronTalbott
2 I Did This
6:58
Start With Grokker Today
Unlimited access to an unparalleled variety of at-home workouts, yoga, and more
No hassle, cancel any time