A French Day vs. An American Day. By: Samantha Mallozzi. Meals. Breakfast is a rapid meal, usually consisting of only bread, butter, and jam. Coffee or tea are common drinks at this time. Lunch, traditionally was a two hour break, has been replaced by a one hour break.
By: Samantha Mallozzi
*Only young children tend to have snacks between meals.
*Today the French spend less time at the meal table during the work week. Meals have become more simple, usually consisting of two courses.