Octopath Traveler 2: How To Complete Culinary Cunning Side Story

Octopath Traveler 2 is known for its immersive gameplay and captivating side quests. These optional missions not only provide players with valuable rewards and experience, but also give insight into the game’s world and characters. The side quests range in difficulty, from simple fetch quests to complex puzzles and battles against powerful foes. One of many side stories available in the game is Culinary Cunning. In this guide, we share details on how to complete this side story in Octopath Traveler 2.

How To Complete Culinary Cunning Side Story In Octopath Traveler 2

Cooking Enthusiast
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To embark on this exciting quest, make your way to the Beastling Village in Toto’haha where you can locate a man named Cooking Enthusiast. Upon finding him, strike up a conversation, and he will mention a previous occasion when a kind-hearted human introduced him to an incredibly scrumptious dish known as Tingly Meat. Being the cooking enthusiast he is, he now yearns to learn the recipe for this heavenly food.

Spicy Chicken Recipe
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To assist Cooking Enthusiast in his pursuit, journey to the Floating Theater area of Toto’haha and approach a Street Vendor. Use a Path Action such as Scrutinize (Osvald) or Inquire (Castti) to gather information about the “Spicy Chicken Recipe.”

Gluttonous Glaive
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Once you have the recipe in hand, return to the Beastling Village and present the information to Cooking Enthusiast without delay. Upon divulging the details of the coveted recipe, you will see a cutscene before the quest concludes. Your efforts shall be rewarded with 3,000 Leaves and a Gluttonous Glaive.

That concludes our guide on how to complete the Culinary Cunning side quest in Octopath Traveler 2. We hope you find the guide helpful. If so, please consider sharing it with others. If you have questions, let us know in the comment section below!

Also, check out GameLuster’s other Octopath Traveler 2 guides to learn how to complete other side stories, such as A Mysterious BoxGhormf, and more!

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