The Cultural Heritage of China :: Food & Drink :: Cuisine :: IntroductionFirst invented and used in China, chopsticks later spread to countries that were tributary states of the Empire of China. In Southeast Asia , only Vietnam and ethnic Chinese communities consume all food with chopsticks. In Cambodia , Laos , Myanmar , and Indian and Malay communities in Singapore and Malaysia,   as well as in Nepal , chopsticks are generally used only to consume noodles. Chopsticks are smoothed and frequently tapered and are commonly made of bamboo , plastic , wood , or stainless steel. They are less commonly made from titanium , gold , silver , porcelain , jade , or ivory. Chopsticks are held in the dominant hand, between the thumb and fingers, and used to pick up pieces of food. The English word "chopstick" may have derived from Chinese Pidgin English , in which " chop chop " meant "quickly".
"The History of Chopsticks"
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Chinese cuisine is an important part of Chinese culture , which includes cuisine originating from the diverse regions of China , as well as from Chinese people in other parts of the world. Because of the Chinese diaspora and historical power of the country, Chinese cuisine has influenced many other cuisines in Asia , with modifications made to cater to local palates. Chinese food staples such as rice , soy sauce , noodles , tea , and tofu , and utensils such as chopsticks and the wok , can now be found worldwide. The preference for seasoning and cooking techniques of Chinese provinces depend on differences in historical background and ethnic groups. Geographic features including mountains, rivers, forests and deserts also have a strong effect on the local available ingredients, considering that the climate of China varies from tropical in the south to subarctic in the northeast.
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By Daphne Lei. Mundy, The American-born Taiwanese singer Wang Leehom has publicly advocated the use of reusable chopsticks made from sustainable materials. Captain Haskell excepted, who had learned to eat with chop sticks among the chinamen [sic] at Whampoa.