All herbal recipes, reactions, fragrant dishes and more

All herbal recipes, reactions, fragrant dishes and more

Spices from the West is the first event in the third stage of Genshin Impact and combines world exploration, cooking and interacting with your favorite characters in the Serenitea Pot.

During this event, travelers will assist Sumeru researcher Nazafarin in creating new spices to prepare fragrant dishes.

Here’s our guide to all the ingredients needed to make spices, a list of all the dishes available, and the possible reactions of all the characters.

Event details

Spices from the West run away from May 14, 2022until June 7, 2022.


  • Adventure Rank 28 or above
  • Complete the quest: Idle Teapot Talk
    • Cook the corresponding dishes and invite the characters in your Serenitea Pot to taste.

Genshin Impact, Spices from the West Guide

The Spices from the West event lasts three weeks and is divided into two main parts. The first is about making spices using Nazafarin’s cooking device.

In the second part, travelers will share their creations with the characters resting in the Serenitea Pot.

Unfortunately, the option to change your characters is still not available, but it can happen before the event ends.

Ingredients and herbal recipes

For the preparation of spices it is necessary to collect ingredients and add them at the right time and in the right order, bring extra in case you make mistakes.

  • Herbs 1 – When Earth and Water Meet
    • 1 Horsetail, 1 Mint, 1 Pepper
  • Herbs 2 – Fragrance of Pine
    • 2 pine cones, 1 lotus head, 1 coin
  • Herbs 3 – The Secret of Cool
    • 1 snapdragon, 1 mint, 1 salt
  • Herbs 4 – To be determined
  • Herbs 5 – to be determined
  • Herbs 6 – To be determined
  • Herbs 7 – To be determined

Fragrant dishes and character reactions

Fragrant dishes are created by adding spices to existing dishes in your inventory. After cooking, bring these fragrant dishes to your characters resting in the Serenitea Pot to get their unique response.

These are all the dishes that can become fragrant dishes and the reactions of characters based on who likes it and who doesn’t. For characters not on the list, their reactions are just neutral.

Fragrant Almond Tofu

  • Likes: Sucrose, Xiao, Chongyun, Eula, Qiqi, Fischl, Albedo, Gorou, Itto, Noelle, Xinqiu
  • Dislike: Kaeya, Rosaria, Yanfei

Fragrant Black-Back Perch Stew

  • Likes: Yunjin, Klee, Thoma, Xiangling
  • Dislike: Jean, Albedo, Gorou, Kokomi, Yoimiya

Fragrant Bamboo Shoot Soup

  • Likes: Jean, Sayu, Ningguang, Yunjin, Zhongli, Kokomi, Childe, Thoma.
  • Dislike: Beidou, Yae Miko

Fragrant Crab Roe Tofu

  • Likes: Rosaria, Keqing, Yae Miko, Xingqiu, Yanfei
  • Dislike: Venti, Kaeya, Itto

Fragrant Golden Crab

  • Likes: Ayaka, Yunjin, Mona, Bennett, Thoma
  • Dislike: Ganyu, Ningguang, Zhongli, Klee

Fragrant golden shrimp balls

  • Likes: Keqing, Fischl, Mona, Xingqiu, Thoma
  • Dislike: Zhongli, Hu Tao

Fragrant Grilled Tiger Fish

  • Likes: Jean, Kazuha, Keqing, Itto, Yunjin, Klee
  • Dislikes: Raiden Shogun, Zhongli, Kokomi, Diluc

Fragrant Jewelery Soup

  • Likes: Jean, Kazuha, Keqing, Itto, Yunjin, Klee
  • Dislikes: Raiden Shogun, Zhongli, Kokomi, Diluc

Fragrant Lotus Flower Crisp

  • Likes: Sayu, Sucrose, Raiden Shogun, Gorou, Itto, Kokomia, Xingqiu, Diluc, Yoimiya
  • Dislike: Mona

Fragrant Mint Salad

  • Likes: Mona, Xiangling
  • Dislikes: Kazuha, Sayu, Chongyun, Shenhe, Keqing, Yae Miko, Gorou, Amber, Bennet

Fragrant Mora meat

  • Likes: Sayu, Itto, Yunjin, Kokomi, Mona

Fragrant noodles with mountain delicacies

  • Likes: Shenhe, Yae Miko
  • Dislikes: Sucrose, Qiqi, Noelle

Fragrant Qingce Stir Fry

  • Likes: Barbara, Xiangling, Xinyan
  • Dislike: Kazuha, Sayu, Sucrose, Chongyun, Gorou

Fragrant Rice Rolls

  • Likes: Sayu, Venti, Zhongli, Kokom
  • Dislike: Kazuha, Shenhe, Mona, Childe

Fragrant Stir Fried Filet

  • Likes: Kaeya, Beidou, Razor, Itto, Yunjin, Amber, Thoma, Xiangling, Xinyan
  • Dislike: Xiao, Eula, Gorou, Bennett

Fragrant Stir-Fried Fish Noodles

  • Likes: Diona, K. Sara, Klee
  • Dislike: Lisa, Noelle, Kokomi, Xiangling

Fragrant Stir-fried Shrimp

  • Likes: Ningguang, Xingqiu, Thoma
  • Dislike: Kaeya, Yunjin, Zhongli

Fragrant three-layer consommé

  • Likes: Zhongli, Xingqiu, Xiangling
  • Dislikes: Sucrose, Fischl

Fragrant Vegetarian Abalone

  • Likes: Hu Tao
  • Dislikes: Sayu, Sucrose, Diona, Ganyu, Yae Miko, Thoma, Yoimiya

Fragrant Universal Peace

  • Likes: Sayu, Sucrose, Ganyu, Fischl, Albedo, Gorou, Kokomi, Yoimiya
  • Dislike: K. Sara, Xingqiu, Hu Tao, Thoma

Voice lines in spices from the west

Every time characters try a fragrant dish in Spices from the West, they will have a unique reaction depending on whether they like the food or not.

Here are some of the best:

  • Ventic What she Dislikes: I can’t believe it, but I don’t think I can bear this… Oh boy… What a predicament.
  • Xianling Like: mmm! I know this flavor, it’s… boom shaka-laka!
  • Yae Miko Dislike: How should I say this… There is so much room for improvement that the only way is up.
  • ciao Like: Hmmm not bad…why are you staring at me?
  • Zhongli Dislike: Since you have some time to spare, why don’t we find a quiet place, and I’ll share one of my stories with you.
  • sayu Dislikes: Uh oh… Need an escape plan.

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