The queen eats bananas with a knife and fork, according to a former royal chef.
She prefers this technique so she doesn't look "like a monkey."
Her Majesty is a famously healthy eater.
From the Duchess of Sussex's penchant for acai bowls to Prince Charles' dislike of lunch, the eating habits of the royal family never fail to fascinate.
It's no secret that the queen is partial to a gin or two, but she also likes to eat healthily.
As anyone aiming to hit their five-a-day would, the sovereign enjoys her fruit. However, she apparently has a somewhat unconventional technique for eating bananas.
Queen Elizabeth II eats bananas with a knife and fork in order to avoid looking "like a monkey," according to former royal chef Darren McGrady.
In his book, "Eating Royally," The Sun reports that McGrady (who was also personal chef to the Princess of Wales) reveals that the queen's preferred method of eating a banana is to cut off the top and bottom, slice through the skin lengthways to allow easy removal, chop the fruit into small pieces, and then eat ... Continue Reading »