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Do You Share Your Food?

When I go out to eat, I hate ordering what other people order. Mostly because I want to be able to try what they're eating, as well as try what I'm eating, this way we all get to taste two things - which, in my opinion, is a win/win situation for everyone. However, I know not everyone loves this idea. Some people hate sharing, think it's disgusting, etc. What do you think? Do you share your food?

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saffy1227 saffy1227 9 years
SU3 SU3 9 years
Usually do... I always seem to want people to try what I'm eating so they know how good it is! :D
MrsJigglesworth MrsJigglesworth 9 years
I like to share w/ certain people. My hub hated this when we were first dating, but he has gotten used to it now :P
LaLaLola LaLaLola 9 years
I pretty much ALWAYS share, except if they are noticeably sick or a complete stranger.
JuliusCaesar JuliusCaesar 9 years
I love sharing so I always offer a taste to all my friends before I begin but I can't always try other people's because of dietary rules. :(
wynter wynter 9 years
Just with my hubby and kids.
jenn-jenn38996 jenn-jenn38996 9 years
I grew up eating "family style" and it's totally natural for me to share everything even with someone I just met. I think I use it to judge people on how open they are too. I mean if you can't share your food with me how are you gonna share your feelings with me. I agree with sugar me sweet, it's a total bonding thing.
sugar_me_sweet sugar_me_sweet 9 years
I love to share my food. it's a bonding experience. if someone wants to try my dish. go ahead! just return the favor. Eating out family style is the best. you get to eat everything.
Hope5 Hope5 9 years
I think we all have at least once :)
silvergirl silvergirl 9 years
I eat from my boyfriends plate to taste - it always tastes better than mine :-) BUT no way someone could taste from mine !!!! I'm a very egocentric eater and can't even stand to be served by someone else than myself ...
colormesticky colormesticky 9 years
I love sharing food, but the people we go out with don't. So I would gladly share, but nobody wants to.
KerryG KerryG 9 years
Often - it depends on who and what it is, but with my family, spouse, and some friends, I'll almost always share at least a bite, and at some types of restaurants - Chinese especially - we nearly always eat "family style."
Daisy6264 Daisy6264 9 years
Yes I have shared my food.
DearSugar DearSugar 9 years
I love sharing food, especially sushi! I also love ordering lot of appetizers on a date and sharing -- it's a fun way to get to know someones likes and dislikes -- also if they have the ability to share!!
lulis lulis 9 years
I love sharing. It's so much fun when you get to try different types of food.
partysugar partysugar 9 years
I'm like Yum, I share everything with everyone like they do in Spain. It's a good thing because when Yum and I are eating out or tasting products we always share!
mdbzmom mdbzmom 9 years
I always share. My husband and I make it a rule to order different entrees so we can split them. And I share with my girlfriends too.
ktjones ktjones 9 years
Sharing is caring but it matters who is putting their fork in my food. Oh and if the person is sick or has the sniffles it is a def NO!!
bobcatsteph3 bobcatsteph3 9 years
Some of my best memories are ordering "family style" at restaurants with my friends and/or family. I have a small appetite, but love trying all kinds of foods, especially if I'm on vacation and may not get to eat at a restaurant more than once, I'm all about the food sharing. Drinks are a different matter altogether though!
Jinx Jinx 9 years
I might do this with someone like my BFF, but normally not. If you don't want to lose a finger, stay away from my plate!
pinupsweetheart pinupsweetheart 9 years
It depends. It depends on what it is and who I am with. I usually pick of certain things I don't like and offer them to anyone else at the table.
Chaoticfury Chaoticfury 9 years
Tapas bars defintely made this fun, but my friends and I have always shared. I grew up with them, so it never feels like taking. Mi Casa es Su Casa kinda thing.
vmruby vmruby 9 years
Yes...only with the hubby and my kids.
GiggleSugar GiggleSugar 9 years
It's fun with tapas, and if something I'm eating tastes really yummy I'll give the person I'm with a bite...but usually I hog my food.
ALSW ALSW 9 years
I just don't tend to share. I want to eat it!
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