We're no strangers to what the royal family like to eat and drink. And everything so far has seemed completely doable for us lot to make at home. A heavily ganached chocolate cake? Done. Her Majesty's favourite Pimm's recipe? Already there. What about the palace's signature fruit and nut banana bread? You betcha.
But to be honest, we're yet to delve into what Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, really enjoys to eat. Sure – much of her daily menu is probably the same as what the rest of the family eat and it's been noticed that she likes to tuck into unusual foods and foreign delicacies whenever she can, but is there anything standout that we can give a go at home?
According to exercise and nutrition experts at Barbend, it turns out that there's a certain salad recipe in particular that the Duchess of Cambridge loves. Hello watermelon salad!
They previously told Express that “Kate favours organic foods for lunch and incorporates as many raw ingredients as possible.
“Watermelon salads are a staple of Kate’s lunches, and include juicy pink watermelon mixed with avocado, onion, cucumber, and feta cheese – the perfect mix of sweet and savoury."
After disclosing Kate's favourite salad, meal box company — Green Chef — has revealed that searches for salads, salad dressings and salad recipes have spiked by 250%. Yep! The Duchess of Cambridge has quite the influence on us Brits. Also, who doesn't love a watermelon salad?