What are some famous French foods?

The French are known for their pastries, wines and cheeses. Eclairs are a pastry with a custard filling and chocolate frosting. Cream puffs or profiterole are a light pastry with pastry cream.

The French have many cheeses like Brie that are soft and often baked with a pastry crust. Other French cheeses are blue, Roquefort, Boursin, camembert, Neufch√Ętel (which is what is used to make cheesecake) and Emmental.

The French cook escargots ( snails ) and French bread.