Why do Chinese people use chopsticks and not fork and spoon?

Answer China, Japan, Korea, and Vietnam food is usually eaten with chopsticks; but it was the Chinese who were the earliest culture some five thousand years ago. Their food cooked in pots required twigs t... Read More »

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When you eat Chinese or other Asian food do you use chopsticks or a knife and fork?

I use the chopsticks to play air-drummer and eat my food with that little plastic spork. I'm not ashamed. I am a great drummer and a pretty good sporker.

How to Use a Spoon and Fork to Eat Spaghetti?

While a true pasta purist would never do it, proper etiquette recommends using both a fork and a large dessert spoon to eat spaghetti or other long pasta strands. Learning to do this right takes pr... Read More »

Who invented the spoon&fork?

One particular person did not invent the spoon and fork. The first spoons might have been seashells used by early humans. The first fork was used for eating in the 11th century in Italy, although f... Read More »

Mac & Cheese: Spoon or Fork?