The Royal Family Shared the Recipe for the Queen's Favorite Boozy Christmas Pudding

The Royal Family Twitter account shared the royal chef's recipe for the Queen's favorite boozy Christmas pudding.

london, united kingdom in this undated image supplied by sky news, queen elizabeth ii sits at a desk in the 1844 room at buckingham palace, after recording her christmas day broadcast to the commonwealth at buckingham palace, london photo by john stillwell wpa pool getty images
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If you want to make your Christmas a little more royal, you're in the right place. Today, in honor of "Stir Up Sunday" (the day when people "stir up" their Christmas pudding mixes), the Royal Family Twitter account shared a special treat for fans: The royal chef's exact recipe for the Queen's traditional (and boozy) Christmas pudding.

"Today is #StirupSunday: traditionally the day when home cooks ‘stir up’ their Christmas pudding mixture," the Royal Family tweet explained. "This year, chefs in the Royal kitchens have shared their recipe for a traditional Christmas pudding. We hope that some of you enjoy making it in your own homes."

If you want to make this delectable and royal-worthy Christmas pudding at home, stock up on the following ingredients (which are enough to make two 1kg puddings):

Now, to turn that list of ingredients into two delicious puddings, check out the video the Royal Family Twitter account shared that walks you through making this traditional holiday dessert at home:

Merry Christmas to us.


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