Unique French Dishes You Need to Try

Cassoulet 

The dish is traditionally made with meat like pork, sausages and bacon 

Coq au vin

The dish consists of rooster that is boiled and then cooked in red wine with mushrooms, bacon, onions, garlic and chicken livers. 

Pot-au-feu 

Pot-au-feu is one of the quintessential dishes in French cuisine. It's a hearty, satisfying dish that can be eaten at any time of day. 

Soupe a l'oignon

This dish is often served with croutons fried in butter until golden brown and melted cheese on top 

Tarte Tatin 

The dish, which consists of apples baked with sugar and butter, is made with puff pastry dough that is placed on top of the apples after they are cooked.  

Desserts 

These desserts are choux pastry balls covered in ice cream and then topped off with chocolate sauce.