Celery Etiquette

eating etiquette (how to eat...)

Celery is served raw or cooked.

Table manners for eating raw celery. Raw celery is generally served as a crudite taken with the fingers, placed on a bread-and-butter plate, and eaten with the fingers. When a bread-and-butter plate is not provided, raw celery is placed on the dinner plate. Do not sprinkle salt over celery; instead, place the seasoning on the side of the plate and dip the stalk into it.

Table manners for eating cooked celery. When celery is served cooked, eat it with a fork.

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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