If you missed the FABLife yesterday, I’m sharing a repeat performance on today’s blog. You can watch the video clip here. Dedicated to everything Southern, the FABLife hosts, Chrissy Tiegen, Joe Zee, Lauren Makk and Leah Ashley, along with Linda Gray and Southern FABlife fan Rachel Upshaw, competed for the coveted Southern Etiquette Challenge Trophy. Take a look at the quiz below to test your own Southern Charm, then watch the video to see how everyone did.
The FABlife Southern Etiquette Challenge
- Which side of the place setting does the water glass go on?
a. Left Side
b. Right Side
c. Center of Place Setting
Answer: B. Right Side
- Food is passed around the table in what direction?
b. Across the table, back and forth
Answer: C. Counterclockwise
- How do you signal to the waiter that you have finished eating?
a. Fork crossed over knife
b. Fork and knife placed at an angle (10:20 position on the plate)
c. Place the napkin on your plate
Answer: B. Fork and knife at an angle (10:20 position on the plate)
- What is the proper way to eat soup?
a. Spoon toward your body
b. Sip from the bowl
c. Spoon away from your body
Answer: C. Spoon away from your body
- What is the proper way to eat spaghetti?
a. Twirl strands with a fork and spoon
b. Cut the strands and eat with your fork
c. Use only a fork and twirl two or three strands at a time
Answer: C. Use only a fork and twirl two or three strands at a time
- What item should you NOT eat on your salad during a first date or job interview.
a. Cherry Tomatoes
Answer: A. Cherry Tomatoes
And the winner is…Team Prim with Chrissy Tiegen, Linda Gray and Leah Ashley!
Coming in a very close second is Team Proper…
I need one of these shiny trophies for every Dining Etiquette session!
Everyone was a mannerly sport (with the exception of a small food fight)!
Thanks for having me on FABLife. You all get my Southern Seal of Approval!