Game Info

A la carte
2 - 4 players
average 30 minutes
Published in
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Party Game Action / Dexterity
Dice Rolling Set Collection Action Point Allowance System

In one of his sillier games, Karl-Heinz Schmiel casts the players as semi-psychotic cooks attempting to hone their culinary skills. Each player receives a miniature pan and a hotplate. Then each turn you can either attempt to turn up the heat, season your dish, or attempt to steal another cook's recipe in the making. Heating your hotplate is a random affair with a die, and could raise the heat on everyone's plate. Spicing the dish is heart of the game and done by up-ending small bottles filled with little colored wood pellets. When the pellets tumble out of the bottle (sometimes, if they do), the number of pellets can't exceed two, because over-spicing the dish ruins it and you have to throw it in the trash! The 2009 version includes some changed rules, a new victory condition, additional recipes and some new mechanics in comparison to the 1989 version.

Statistics For All Gaming Groups

Total Games Played on NemeStats: 15
Total Gaming Groups With This Game 11
Average Players Per Game 3.1

Top 5 Champions Globally

Name Group Wins Plays Win %
Reuben A Ethan vs Reuben 2 2 100 %
aioria aioria's Gaming Group 2 2 100 %
Erock4 Erock4's Gaming Group 1 1 100 %
gThanatos gThanatos's Gaming Group 1 1 100 %
Thomas Starting4 1 1 100 %

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