Dinner often identifies what is in several European countries the biggest and most conventional dinner of the afternoon, which some Westerners eat in the evening. Historically the largest food was once eaten about midday, and called dinner. In American countries, specially among the elite, it gradually migrated later in the afternoon over the 16th to 19th centuries. Nevertheless, the word ” dinner ” can have different definitions depending on culture, and may suggest dinner of any size eaten whenever you want of day. Particularly, it is however sometimes useful for meals at midday or in the early evening on special events, such as a Christmas dinner. In hot areas, folks have always helped to eat the key food at night, after the temperature has fallen.

Dinner parties

A dinner party is a cultural gathering where persons congregate to eat dinner. Dinners exist on a range, from a basic meal, to circumstances dinner.

Ancient Rome

During the times of Historical Rome, a dinner party was known as a convivia, and was an important function for Roman emperors and senators to congregate and examine their relations. The Romans often ate and were also very partial to fish sauce named liquamen (also referred to as Garum) all through said parties.

In London (c. 1875–c. 1900), dinner events were formal situations that included printed invitations and formal RSVPs. The food served at these events ranged from large, luxurious food exhibits and several dinner classes to more simple cost and food service. Activities often included performing and poetry reciting, among others.
Formal dinners

A conventional dinner has many requirements. First, it needs the players to use a morning clothing such as a tuxedo, with either a dark or bright tie; next, all food is served from the kitchen; third, “neither offering meals or utensils are put on the table. All company and desk cleaning is performed by butlers and other service team;” next numerous classes are offered; and finally there is an buy of service and sitting protocols.