Chopsticks are shaped pairs of equal length sticks that have been used as the
traditional ancient kitchen and eating utensils in virtually all of East Asia for over
six thousand years. Chopsticks we...
Mar 8, 2013 ... Capable of reaching deep into boiling pots of water or oil, early chopsticks were
used mainly for cooking. It wasn't until A.D. 400 that people ...
Dec 4, 2013 ... Created roughly 4000-5000 years ago in China, the earliest versions of
something like chopsticks were used for cooking (they're perfect for ...
A page introduces the history of Chinese chopsticks and the special meaning
when they ... There are three main legends about how chopsticks were invented.
Mar 12, 2015 ... In sum, though invented in antiquity about 7,000 years ago, chopsticks were not
always as essential as one tends to think. A rich story indeed is ...
Then, tree branches, bamboo sticks and animal bones were naturally used as
tools to eat with. Chopsticks were presumably a clever invention replacing those
Oct 27, 2014 ... It's hard to believe for us Westerners who work up a sweat at the local P.F.
Chang's while trying to use chopsticks, but the spindly utensils were ...
Actually, the Chinese were taught to use chopsticks long before spoons and forks
were invented in Europe (the knife is older, not as an instrument for dining but ...
Jan 8, 2016 ... These tinier servings of food proved ideal for the precise, deliberate grasp of the
chopstick, especially since knives were rendered obsolete by ...
How did chopsticks gradually replace the knife and fork as China's main ... and
archaeological evidence to support the fact that chopsticks were not invented by