What are popular French desserts? Often they’re the simplest everyday recipes that we enjoy both at home and in many bistros or brasseries. To name 5 French desserts: crème caramel, chocolate mousse (without cream), Clafoutis (I have a few versions), Apple Custard Tart, and crêpes. Looking for Parisian desserts? The Pear Belle Hélène was actually created in Paris.
Many are ideal make-ahead desserts for entertaining. You’ll find my macaron and pâtisserie recipes in my books.