Meridian59 Japanese Guide Book

Food.

Food.


Pict.

Name.

Description.
edible mushroom edible mushroom These large, brownish mushrooms are an edible cousin of the magical variety. They provide some sustenance although their nutritional value is questionable.
apple apple This bright red apple, a favorite food of the country folk of Marion, is enormous and free of blemishes. It was probaly grown in the deep forest of Farol.
loaf of bread loaf of bread This sweet smelling bread is a specialty of Tos although it can be found throughout the land. The baker is said to infuse the dough with magical elderberry, although none know for certain.
meat pie meat pie A golden brown crust tops this gigantic pie. It is filled with stewed troll meat and spices from far lands.
Inky-cap mushroom Inky-cap mushroom At first glance, these mushrooms appear common, but look at those subtle stripes! These are actually Darken's Invigorating Inky Caps!
water skin water skin This leather skin contains cool, refreshing water drawn from the headwaters of the River Ille.
mug of stout mug of stout A dark hazel nut stout with a thick head of foam.
goblet of wine goblet of wine A fine and exquisite drink. Only the commoners would find this distasteful.
Copper Pekonch Mugs Copper Pekonch Mugs Wine that is thick enough, you could stand dagger up in it.
bowl of stew bowl of stew Widow Qesino's faroni stew has been heralded by some as a vegetarian classic. Full of healthy bits of deceased fungus beasts and living tree bark, you can only assume that this is an acquired taste.
The Widow Qesino's famous chicken soup The Widow Qesino's famous chicken soup This is a bowl of the Widow Qesino's award-winning chicken soup. Mmmmm, smells mighty fine.
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Party Food.


Pict.

Name.

Description.
roast pig roast pig Not many wild swine are seen in the vicinity of Tos, perhaps since they know that the Duke's favorite meal is a handsome portion of golden apple-glazed roast pork.
slice of pork slice of pork A juicy slab of hamhock, slow roasted with a bit of apple glaze.
platter of grapes platter of grapes These succulent grapes came from the vineyards of Marion, and are reknowned for their remarkable flavor. Their taste is such a favorite that few actually manage to survive to become wine.
bunch of grapes bunch of grapes Pietro's secret recipes usually involve spicy wine grapes from the west. These particular grapes are extra plump and succulent.
platter of drumsticks platter of drumsticks Some folks have speculated that Frisconar's favorite dish is the soft white meats of the avian species of Meridian. Fortunate for us, as that makes the plump drumstick all the more plentiful for the rest of us!
drumstick drumstick The luscious leg of a large southern bird, covered lightly with some crunchy breadcrumbs and baked to a warm golden color.
platter of raw spider eyes platter of raw spider eyes The giant spider is greatly feared by the commoner, and is greatly prized by the nobles and adventures of Meridian. The eyes of the spider are a rare but favorite delicacy, especially given the difficulty of removing them from the spider intact.
spider eye spider eye Twice the size of an olive, and many times more tasty. The eye of a giant spider has been known as a delicacy, especially to the older residents of Marion.
pitcher of ale pitcher of ale A heavy metal pitcher, filled to the rim with fresh ale from the Duke's cellars, and served at room temperature for maximum potency.
goblet of ale goblet of ale Ale from the Duke's own private kegs, brewed to his exacting specifications.
cauldron of soup cauldron of soup Enough hot soup to feed an army of adventurers.
bowl of soup bowl of soup A steamy bowl of soup, with good chunky bits of mushroom and blend of herbs.
basket of fortune cookies basket of fortune cookies The mystics believe that choosing your destiny among the paths of your friends is the greatest way to ensure that it shall come true. Every cookie may hold the secret to success, but it will be your hand which selects your fortune.
fortune cookie fortune cookie The desire for a sweet future balances with the desire for a sweet cookie. Until you actually break the cookie and read your message, you will fulfill neither.