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 »

Do you eat mac and cheese with a fork or a spoon?

Depends on how saucy the sauce is. Usually a spoon because I put lots of cheese in it. A fork is ok if I have some bread to sop up the cheese that doesn't stick to the fork...

When were the fork&spoon invented?

The fork and spoon evolved separately. The first manufactured spoons appeared in the Roman Empire in the first century A.D. Forks as eating utensils were first developed and used by royalty in the ... Read More »