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Cooking Fire (ability)

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Cooking Fire
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  • Cooking Fire
  • 3 yd range
  • 5 min cooldown
  • 2 sec cast
  • Builds a campfire that increases the spirits of those nearby by 4 and allows cooking.
Usable by





5 min


10 yards

Other information
Related buff
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  • Cozy Fire
  • Increases your Versatility by 4.
  • Duration: 1 min

Cooking Fire is an ability or sub-skill of the Cooking profession and creates a cooking fire. The spell has a 2 second cast time and 5 minute cooldown.


Your basic campfire, which anyone can make using no materials.
  • Anybody in range of the fire gets a +4 Versatility buff.
  • Anyone can use a cooking fire to cook over.
  • At very low skill levels, it is possible to raise your cooking skill when you create a campfire.


Patch changes

  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): Spirit changed to Versatility.
  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.0.2 (2014-10-14): It requires a clickable spot, not farther than 3 yards away, where to place the cooking fire.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.1.0 (2012-11-27): Now causes nearby druids in Treant Form to catch fire for the duration of the "Cozy Fire" buff.
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.3.0 (2011-11-29): Renamed from Basic Campfire.
  • Wrath of the Lich King Patch 3.1.0 (2009-04-14): No longer requires  [Flint and Tinder].
  • Wrath of the Lich King Patch 3.0.8 (2009-01-20): No longer requires  [Simple Wood]. Also, no longer causes fire damage when players stand too close.

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