Since that feast, food has always been linked with the celebration. After the Fête de la Fédération one of France's daily newspapers remarked that, "people feasted a lot to honour the Bastille."
So eat a French cheese, drink a French wine, and make a French recipe this weekend to honor the holiday. Recipes and French food blogs below...Try Compotée d'Osso Buco or these crepes. This Alsatian Cottage Cheese and Onion Tart would be great for breakfast.
Here's a few of our favorite French food blogs: