The Holiday Countdown is a mini-event in ChefVille that took place from 21 December 2012 through 02 January 2013. During this event several new Ingredients and Recipes were released, along with a new Cooking Station, a new harvestable, and a Goal Series. The Event Hall remained unchanged during this mini-event.
A total of 12 new ingredients were released during this event.
All 6 new recipes released during this event are cooked on the Holiday Spice Oven.
Mini Meatballs in Saffron Sauce
|4 x Sirloin Beef||2 minutes|
Holiday Spiced Chicken
|1 x Cloves||2 minutes|
Vanilla and Nutmeg Souffle
|2 x Egg||10 minutes|
Blackened Crispy Chicken
|2 x Free Range Chicken||1 hour|
|1 x Corn||6 hours|
Beef Stew with Star Anise
|2 x Sirloin Beef||6 hours|
New Restaurant ObjectsEdit
Only two new objects were released during this event.
|The Holiday Spice Oven is a new Cooking Station, purchased from the Marketplace for 1,000 coins. It is where the 6 recipes released during this event are cooked, and, at the time of the event, the only cooking station to utilize any of the 12 new ingredients released during this event.|
|The Spice Rack is a new harvestable, received as a reward for unlocking all 6 dishes before the end of the event. It can be harvested once every 24 hours for a random spice.|
Unlocking the 6 dishes required the player to complete 6 timed goals. Unlike previous goal series, the goals could be completed in any order as long as they had been unlocked. The first goal, Unlock Holiday Spiced Chicken, was available on 21 December, with each of the other 5 goals becoming available two days later. The 6 "Unlock" goals are:
|Unlock Holiday Spiced Chicken||21 December 2012||Collect 4 Cloves|
|Unlock Beef Stew with Star Anise||23 December 2012||Collect 6 Cinnamon|
|Unlock Blackened Crispy Chicken||25 December 2012||Collect 8 Cayenne|
|Unlock Mini Meatballs in Saffron Sauce||27 December 2012||Collect 8 Saffron|
|Unlock Vanilla and Nutmeg Souffle||29 December 2012||Collect 10 Vanilla|
|Unlock Corn Chowder||31 December 2012||Collect 10 Cumin|