eating etiquette (how to eat...)

Table manners for eating grapes. If eating a bunch of grapes, do not eat them one-at-a-time. Break off a branch holding a few grapes.

Table manners for eating seeded grapes. There are two ways to eat seeded grapes:

(1) Lay a grape on its side, pierce the center with the point of a knife, and lift and remove the seeds.

(2) Put a grape in your mouth whole, deposit the seeds into your thumb and first two fingers, and place the seeds on your plate.

resting knife and fork etiquette

Our resting utensils etiquette section covers the rules (american and continental) for resting your utensils when taking a break from eating, when you are finished eating, and when you are passing food [...]

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