Europe - Mediterranean Etiquette

international dining etiquette

Mediterranean Europe for our purposes consists of the following:

The Iberian cultures: Spain and Portugal

The Mediterranean cultures: Italy and Greece

These links will take you to pages with dining etiquette information for the region. Where a particular country's dining etiquette dominates a region, those dining etiquette rules are incorporated by reference with a link to the page with the dominate dining etiquette.

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middle eastern dining etiquette

european dining etiquette

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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