Fast and Easy French Dinners 5 Fast French Dinners to Make This Week by Nicole Perry July 7, 2013 18 Reactions 29 Shares 11 9 9 0 Velvety, mild, and soothing, potato leek soup makes for a low-fuss meal when paired with a simple green salad. What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Reactions Start Lyonnaise Salad What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 Bring bistro fare home with a classic menu item, Lyonnaise salad. Frilly, slightly bitter frisée is tempered by a warm bacon vinaigrette, perfectly crisp-chewy pork bits, and a runny-yolked poached egg. 1 / 5 French Omelet What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 Do dinner for breakfast à la française with a traditional French omelet. While admittedly it takes a bit of practice to perfect, have no fear — our how-to video breaks it down into a manageable feat. Learn the technique, and you'll have a back-pocket meal that comes together in mere minutes. 2 / 5 Lentil and Potato Salad What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 Hearty but not heavy, French lentil salad is equally tasty if not better as leftovers as an overnight stay in the fridge allows the flavors to marry. Make a big batch and enjoy the spoils of this delightful dish all week long. 3 / 5 Potato Leek Soup What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 Velvety, mild, and soothing, potato leek soup makes for a low-fuss meal when paired with a simple green salad. 4 / 5 Niçoise Salad What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 Niçoise salad not only comes together in a weeknight-friendly time frame but also boasts a variety of flavors, textures, and colors, making it palate-fatigue-proof. 5 / 5 Follow FrenchFast And EasyMeal Planning fast and easy Deck the Halls With This Turkey Cranberry Wreath 1 week ago Make HIMYM's Chocolate, Peanut Butter, and Caramel Sumbitch Cookies 1 week ago Off the Bookshelf: Beekman 1802's Cowboy Cookies 2 weeks ago Your Post-Thanksgiving Recovery Plan 2 weeks ago A Last-Minute Thanksgiving Menu Sure to Impress 3 weeks ago Fast, Easy Caramelized Sweet Potatoes With Onions 3 weeks ago Sign in to leave a comment Sign in with your account Don't have an account? Create one now!