This pop diva is thought to be the “Queen of Christmas” with her own cookies for fans to scream about during the holiday season. When it comes to her own family’s Christmas dinner, Mariah Carey cooks family recipes and traditional dishes (with the help of a sous chef, of course.)
Here’s what we know about what Carey does for Christmas dinner.
Mariah Carey is ‘Christmas Queen’
She is best known for songs such as “All I Want For Christmas Is You” and “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home.” This artist earned the nickname “Queen of Christmas” for her holiday love.
Over the years, Carey shared her love for movies like It’s an amazing life, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, and Miracle on 34th Street. She loves James Brown’s Christmas songs, such as “Santa Claus Go Straight To The Ghetto.”
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Mariah Carey cooks for Christmas
Even though she is often busy in the weeks leading up to this holiday, in one interview, Carey explained that she prioritises staying with her family on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. As a result, this pop diva has time to cook and bake in the kitchen.
“I like to cook every year. I cook on the 23rd, 24th, and 25th – all different menus, ”said the singer in a video interview with Iris GQ. “One of them is my father’s recipes. Before he died, he left this favorite recipe to make every year on Christmas Eve. ”
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Mariah Carey makes turkey for her family on Christmas Day
While she cooks family recipes before Christmas, on the real holiday, it’s all about the boar. With the help of another chef, Carey makes turkey as the main dish for her family’s Christmas dinner.
“It took me a while to learn how to make the chicken. You need to know what you are doing to make a turkey. You can’t poison people, ”Carey continued during the same interview. “I don’t go to bed, I usually have a sous chef there, but I have a special menu. ”
Even Carey has her own line of cookies on every fan’s Christmas list. Created in 2020, Mariah’s Cookies is a dessert delivery service that includes Chocolate Chunk, Triple Chocolate Chunk, Heath Bar, Lemon Cooler, and Spiced Oatmeal Raisins.
there are rumors of a cookbook created by Carey full of Christmas recipes, with the artist even sharing her interest in spreading out to work on the project. However, there is no official date for the release of this cookbook.
Meanwhile, fans can listen to holiday music with Carey, including the icon, “All I Want For Christmas Is You,” on streaming platforms like Apple Music and Spotify. Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Special first on December 4, 2020, on Apple TV +.