Q: How do I unlock the Cooking Menu?
A: The Bread Winner Quest is unlocked at Level 7. You will unlock and learn the new Cooking Hobby for Teenage Sims and up, allowing your Sim to learn new Recipes for dishes that can be shared with family and friends.
Q: Where can I find the Cooking Menu?
A: The Cooking Menu can be found by tapping any of the following:
- Chopping Board (Available in the Home Store after collecting all Gilded Cooking Accessories)
Q: What do I need to Cook these Recipes?
A: All Recipes require a Stove. Some Recipes will also require another Appliance to complete them, such as a Chopping Board or a Microwave.
Advanced Recipes will require your Sim to have reached a certain level in the Cooking Hobby before they will be able to create the meal.
Q: Can I still Bake the old Recipes on a Stove?
A: Yes, you can still Bake all of your previous Recipes as you did in previous updates by tapping the "Bake" button.
Q: What is the difference between Recipes from the Bake and Cooking Menus?
A: Baking Recipes will earn Simoleons, while Cooking Recipes provide Meals for your Sims to eat and fill their Hunger Meter.
Q: What is the difference between "Call to Meal" and "Grab a Plate"?
A: "Grab a Plate" will make your Selected Sim eat a Plate of Food. "Call to Meal" will alert all Sims in the same House to Grab a Plate and eat.
Q: How do I add more plates of food for each recipe?
A: Your Sim's Cooking Hobby Level determines how much food they make for each Recipe.
- Level 1 - 2 Serves
- Level 2 - 3 Serves
- Level 3 - 4 Serves
- Level 4 - 5 Serves
- Level 5 - 6 Serves
- Level 6 - 7 Serves
Q: How do I Clean Up a Dirty Plate?
A: Simply tap on the Dirty Plate and select "Clean Up". You will need to make sure that your House has a Kitchen Sink available, or a Trash Can that has not been kicked over.