You’ve Been Using Chopsticks Wrong Your Entire Life, Here’s How You Do It

Mastering the art of using chopsticks can take a few tries, but almost everyone agrees that you follow the same first steps every time: Break them apart, and dig in.

Most people use chopsticks the same way. They just break them apart and dig in.

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But have you ever noticed the little notch at the top? It actually serves a very important purpose.

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Just snap off that little wooden tab at the end and, voila! You’ve got an automatic, built-in chopstick stand.

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No more searching for a place to set them down mid-meal, and no more soy sauce stains on your tablecloth.

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Of course, you could continue to use chopsticks the old way, but why would you want to? This is brilliant!


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