Various rituals and customs enhance the dining experience, offering social peril a’plenty to those unwary of their nuances.



Red bullet
The practice of clinking glasses evolved from efforts to prove that the wine contained therein wasn’t poisoned.


White bullet
Job applicant who salts his meal before tasting it is rejected by business tycoon.*


White bullet
Visiting Royal being feted is told “Keep your fork; there’ll be pie.”*

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