How do you think King Charles III feeds himself? (74)? He and his wife Queen Consort Camilla (75) made their first state visit as a royal couple this week. At the Brandenburg Gate, the two were welcomed by Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier (67) and his wife. Numerous fans had gathered around the Berlin landmark to cheer for the royals and catch a glimpse. At the state banquet in Bellevue Palace, the guests enjoyed a three-course meal. The British head of state’s tastes may have been a challenge: That’s how special it is King Charles’ Nourishment!

“The King is very careful about what he eats. His eating habits are quite unusual and I get the impression they’ve only gotten more eccentric over the years.”a palace insider is said to have opposed Picture have blabbed. The nature-loving royal prefers to have something he has hunted, picked or caught on his plate. In the course of climate friendliness, he also goes without meat several times a week. For breakfast he should prefer muesli with fruit and flaxseed. Charles’ Favorite fruit are plums from a jar. Afternoon tea at 5 p.m. should of course not be missing: loose Darjeeling tea. The tea water must be exactly 70 degrees hot.

These preferences were probably also taken into account in the menu for the state banquet, which is considered the highlight of the three-day stay. Vegetarian alternatives are said to have been available for starters and main courses. Prunes with black tea and shortbread were served as dessert. Stars from the entertainment industry were also invited to the event. Let’s Dance juror Motsi Mabuse (41) was one of the chosen ones to meet the royal couple there.