French Recipe for Morels: Chicken with Morels

Chicken with Morel Cream Sauce. Yes—the morels are the star.

Yesterday, I taped a food segment with French chef David Baruthio on our local Great Day morning program. He made a gorgeous dish of salmon and morels. Even better, he left me a few morels to take home.

Au Renard Prechant.

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Top French Chicken Recipes

Here’s a collection of my favorite French chicken recipes. Some of these poultry recipes  would be at home in a French farmhouse, while others are classically elegant. However, all are quick and easy chicken recipes that can be made for a weeknight dinner.


French Chicken with 20 Cloves Garlic

I love this version of chicken with 40 cloves of garlic.
This French chicken recipe was recently published in my Braiser Cookbook.

French Chicken and Noodle Casserole

To make a creamy and comforting chicken noodle casserole, add French ingredients like tarragon, shallots, and Comté cheese.

Chicken Fettuccine with Blue Cheese, Walnuts, and Grapes.

This easy French chicken recipe is perfect for a quick midweek meal. Here’s a great post from the marvelous Rebecca Crump at Ezra Pound Cake, who shared my recipe.

Chicken Francese

Brighten up plain poultry with this lemon garlic chicken recipe. Photo by La Pomme Portland, who featured my recipe on her lovely blog.

Chicken Calvados

This easy 30-minute chicken recipe uses a true to France pan sauce with crème and white wine. Photo by D.E. Smith.

Chicken, Swiss Chard, Apple and Pistachio Salad

Whip up a flavorful chicken salad. Add in Swiss chard, apple, and pistachio for flavorful meal. Photo by Richard Swearinger.

French Pot-Roasted Chicken

This is one of my favorite French chicken recipes. It creates the perfect golden brown chicken every time. Photo by Richard Swearinger.

Coq au Vin

This is ultimate classic French chicken dinner. This braised chicken recipe can be found in my Chez Bonne Femme Cookbook.

Vermouth-Braised Chicken with Olives and Prosciutto

This quick French recipe is done in a little less than an hour, and most of that is hands-off braising time.

Chicken Soup for the French-Loving Soul

This French recipe is my favorite chicken-soup/cure-for-what-ails-you. Find the recipe in my Bonne Femme Cookbook.



Chicken with 20 Cloves of Garlic

If the slow-to-come spring has got you down, why not make the best of it? Get out that braiser for another go-around. Here’s another one of my favorite recipes from the recently published Braiser Cookbook. Enjoy!

Chicken with 20 Cloves of Garlic. Photo by Richard Swearinger

Chicken with 20 Cloves of Garlic

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