When it comes to food, the French have it down! From roast chicken to tarte tatin, there are so many French dishes that look impressive but are surprisingly easy to make. Take a cue from our friends across the pond and make a French-inspired meal to celebrate Bastille Day. Just click through the slideshow to get your next foodie fix.

Apple Tarte Tatin

Give apple pie a pass and make the Hungry Couple’s amazing tarte tatin. You might end up with a few dessert converts on your hands. Find out how it’s made by clicking here.

photo: Hungry Couple

Have you tried any French-inspired cuisine with your family? Share your kids’ reactions in the comments below.

—Susie Foresman