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5.9.2 Trade Skill - Cooking
The art of cooking is not as simple as one would imagine. With hundreds of types of foods and spices, the possible combinations are limitless. To become a professional chef, you must be trained by the craft guild of a major city. Go to the craft guild office and BUY COOKING PERMIT. The craft guild assesses a fee of 100 credits for the permit, which does not expire. Once a licensed chef, you will have basic ability in the Cooking miniskill. The more you train in this skill, the higher quality your food will be. To produce an item, simply purchase a cooking recipe and the ingredients required to make the item as indicated by the recipe. Then DESIGN <RECIPE> CRAFT to create your item. You will need to have a stove in the room and a metal cooking pot in hand. Once you achieve the level of Adept in the craft, you will gain the coveted ability to design items of your own. This process is a bit more involved: - PATTERN LIST COOKING: To see all the patterns available to you. See also: HELP DESIGN, HELP SCRIPTING, HELP COOKING APPROVAL