Some Commandments for l'Art de la Table in la Chaîne

Never mix wine with water
Water should be served separately
Water slakes thirst and wine is savoured
Salt and pepper are not recommended to be on the tables
No smoking allowed at the table, except after coffee is served
Mobile phones are switched off during meals. It is more convivial
No speeches during the meal

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