Genshin Impact 2.6 Spices from the West Guide: All Ingredients, Reactions, & Best Voice Lines

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

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

Here is our guide with all ingredients necessary for creating spices, a list of all the dishes available, and the possible reactions from all characters.

Latest - Serenitea Pot issues will soon end

In what is good news for all travelers that are enjoying the Spices from the West event, the Placement function in the Serenitea Pot will be available again on June 1, 2022, alongside the arrival of the Genshin Impact 2.7 update.

We will have an entire week to prepare fragrant dishes and let our favorite characters taste our creations to get that friendship experience and see their reactions.

Event Details

Spices from the West will run from May 14, 2022, to 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-test.

Genshin Impact, Spices from the West Guide

The Spices from the West event will run for three weeks, and is divided into two main parts. The first is about creating Spices with the help of Nazafarin's cooking device.

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

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

Ingredients and Seasoning Recipes

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

  • Seasoning 1 - When Earth and Water Meets
    • 1 Horsetail, 1 Mint, 1 Pepper
  • Seasoning 2 - Scent of Pine
    • 2 Pinecone, 1 Lotus Head, 1 Mint
  • Seasoning 3 - The secret of Cool
    • 1 Snapdragon, 1 mint, 1 Salt
  • Seasoning 4 - Between the Mountains
    • 1 Violetgrass, 2 Pinecone, 2 Mint
  • Seasoning 5 - The Bitter then the sweet
    • 2 Lotus Head, 1 Salt, 2 Pepper
  • Seasoning 6 - Aroma Flesh
    • 2 Snapdragon, 2 Pinecone, 2 Salt
  • Seasoning 7 - TBD

Fragrant Dishes and Character Reactions

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

These are all the dishes that can become Fragrant Dishes and the reactions of characters based on who likes and dislikes it. For characters not on the list, their reactions are simply 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
  • Dislike: Raiden Shogun, Zhongli, Kokomi, Diluc

Fragrant Jewelry Soup

  • Likes: Jean, Kazuha, Keqing, Itto, Yunjin, Klee
  • Dislike: 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
  • Dislike: 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
  • Dislike: Sucrose, Qiqi, Noelle

Fragrant Qingce Stir Fry

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

Fragrant Rice Buns

  • Likes: Sayu, Venti, Zhongli, Kokomi
  • 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 Triple-Layered Consommé

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

Fragrant Vegetarian Abalone

  • Likes: Hu Tao
  • Dislike: 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 if they like the food or not.

These are some of the best ones:

  • Venti Dislike: I can't believe it, but I don't think I can stomach this... Oh boy... What a predicament.
  • Xianling Like: Mmm! I know this taste, it's... boom shaka-laka!
  • Yae Miko Dislike: How should I put this... There's so much room for improvement that the only way is up.
  • Xiao Like: Hmmm not bad... why are you staring at me?
  • Zhongli Dislike: Since you seem to have some time on your hands, why don't we find a quiet place, and I'll share one of my stories with you.
  • Sayu Dislike: Uh oh... Need an escape plan.

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