'Destiny 2' Dawning 2018 Recipes & Ingredients Guide: How to Bake Cookies & More

Destiny 2 update 2.1.2 kicks off the Dawning Event, and, just like last year, you'll have the chance to cook some fabulous baked goods with help from Eva Levant and her special oven. In this guide, we'll outline all the recipes you should know with a list of ways to find the ingredients.

Destiny 2 Dawning 2018 Recipe List

Note that all ingredients must be baked in Eva's oven once collected. You'll find her in the Tower.

Destiny 2 Eva location
You'll find Eva at this marked spot in the Tower. Bungie/Activision/WoW Quests @ YouTube
  • Infinite Forest Cake (Failsafe): Vex Milk, Impossible Heat and Essence of Dawning.
  • Vanilla Blades (Shaxx): Cabal Oil, Sharp Flavor and Essence of Dawning
  • Gentleman's Shortbread (Devrim Kay): Ether Cane, Perfect Taste and Essence of Dawning
  • Elksni Birdseed (Hawthorne): Ether Cane, Personal Touch and Essence of Dawning
  • Burnt Edge Transits (Rahool): Mix any two ingredients that don't combine and Essence of Dawning
  • Traveler Donut Holes (Ikora): Cabal Oil, Flash of Inspiration and Essence of Dawning
  • Candy Dead Ghosts (Spider): Dark Ether Cane, Flash of Inspiration and Essence of Dawning
  • Telemetry Tapioca (Banshee-44): Vex Milk, Bullet Spray and Essence of Dawning
  • Radiolarian Pudding (Asher Mir): Vex Milk, Electric Flavor and Essence of Dawning
  • Strange Cookies: (Xur): Taken Butter, Electric Flavor and Essence of Dawning
  • Gjallardoodles (Zavala): Ether Cane, Delicious Explosion and Essence of Dawning
  • Chocolate Ship Cookies (Amanda Holliday): Cabal Oil, Null Taste and Essence of Dawning
  • Alkane Dragee Cookies (Sloane): Chitin Powder, Bullet Spray and Essence of Dawning
  • Ill-Fortune Cookies (Petra Venj): Dark Ether Cane, Impossible Heat and Essence of Dawning
  • Jevelin Mooncake (Ana Bray): Chitin Powder, Sharp Flavor and Essence of Dawning
  • Dark Chocolate Motes (The Drifter): Taken Butter, Null Taste and Essence of Dawning

Thanks to reddit's javano_ for help with this list. We'll make edits as players discover more.

How to Get Ingredients for the Dawning

Now that you know how to make each recipe in this year's Dawning, now you need to gather the ingredients. Thanks to reddit's jiberjiber and RiseOfBacon, we know most of the ways you'll be able to collect these goods.

These stats equate to the number of kills required to bake each cookie.

  • Vex Milk: Three Vex Kills
  • Ether Cane: Three Fallen Kills
  • Cabal Oil: Three Cabal Kills
  • Chitin Powder: Two Hive Kills
  • Taken Butter: Two Taken Kills
  • Dark Ether Cane: Two Scorn Kills
  • Delicious Explosion: One Explosive Kill
  • Sharp Flavor: Two Sword Kills
  • Impossible Heat: Two Solar Kills
  • Electric Flavor: Two Arc Kills
  • Null Taste: Two Void Kills
  • Flash of Inspiration: Create two Orbs of Light
  • Personal Touch: One Melee Kill
  • Perfect Taste: One Precision Kill or Super Body Shot
  • Bullet Spray: Just dump two mags from hipfire or ADS
  • Essence of Dawning: Earned during these activities ranging from least to most
    • Patrols: One-three
    • Public Events: Five
    • Flashpoint: Five
    • Last Wish raid Chests: Five
    • Heroic Adventure: Six
    • Heroic Blind Well: 10
    • Mayhem: 12-17
    • Heroic Strikes: 15-17
    • Gambit: 17-22
    • Nightfalls: 23

Just give the right ingredients to the proper vendor and you'll be on your way. Cooking certain foods offers specific rewards, but, considering the Dawning just began a few hours ago, it may take some time to know exactly what those perks are.

Destiny 2 is available now on PS4, Xbox One and PC. The Dawning is live on all platforms through Jan. 1.

What are your thoughts on the Dawning so far? Do its new activities make Destiny 2 more exciting? Tell us in the comments section!