33 Vintage French Christmas Recipes Worth Trying Today
Add a dash of old-world glamour to your holiday party with these vintage French recipes for Christmas. Try classics like bûche de Noël (Yule logs) and heartwarming cassoulet. Joyeux Noël!
A yule log cake, also called a Buche de Noel, is a rolled sponge cake shaped and decorated to resemble a wooden log. This fanciful dessert is a holiday baking tradition that dates back to 19th century France. This particular chocolate Yule log has been a favorite vintage French Christmas recipe for Bernadette Colvin of Tomball, Texas. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen
—Elizabeth Ding, El Cerrito, California