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.

French Onion Soup

Whip up this comforting pot of French onion soup from Cookies for England, which is sure to become an instant hit with your crew. With gooey cheese, a deep onion flavor and crusty bread on top, what’s not to like? To grab the recipe, click here.

photo: Cookies for England

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

—Susie Foresman