Dinning & Dinner Parties

Dining Etiquette

The world was my oyster but I used the wrong fork. – Oscar Wilde

Learn how to effortlessly and elegantly host a dining occasion whilst you navigate yourself impeccably around a table with ease, remaining engaged and charming. It is one feat to be socially engaging, but a victory to split attention between food and conversation masterfully.

This fine dining tutorial will teach you the art of meal ordering, cutlery placements, wine pairing and whiskey drinking. This will enable you to focus on being socially engaging with those around you instead of fretting over potential table mishaps. You will learn how to ensure that a good time is had by all, leaving a song of praise in the minds of your guests’ for weeks to come.

To eat is a necessity, but to eat intelligently is an art. – François de La Rochefoucauld

This half day workshop covers the following:

  • Place-setting
  • Hosting duties
  • How to host a dinner party
  • How to be a Good Guest
  • Stemware and Beverages
  • Seat Placement
  • Cutlery Navigation
  • Dealing with Unwanted Food
  • Dining Dos and Don’ts
  • Taking Your Seat and Napkins
  • Wine Etiquette and Protocol
  • Toasting Etiquette
  • Protocol for Paying and Ordering
  • As well as many more