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Play hide and seek with Cabbage and the Chompettes! Can you find all five?

Featuring Eastern European folklore in an unexpected package, the Cooking Companions: Appetizer Edition will give you a taste of what's to come.

More than a demo:

-Six available endings
-Different dialogue with each playthrough!
-Short and sweet: 40 minutes to play through it once, longer to unravel the mystery!
-No blood or gore
-No sex or nudity
-No swearing
-Contains a recipe from Natasha's Kitchen you can make at home
-Easter eggs and secrets...but be careful!

WARNING: This game may potentially trigger seizures for people with photosensitive epilepsy. Viewer discretion is advised.

This game is not suitable for children
or those who are easily disturbed.

Updated 20 days ago
PlatformsWindows, macOS, Linux
Release date 54 days ago
AuthorCooking Companions: Live on Kickstarter!
GenreVisual Novel
Made withRen'Py
TagsAnime, Cute, Horror, Multiple Endings, Psychological Horror, renpy
Average sessionAbout an hour
InputsKeyboard, Mouse
AccessibilityOne button


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Click download now to get access to the following files:

cooking-companions-appetizer-edition-allbuilds.zip 380 MB
Version 1
cooking-companions-appetizer-edition-windows.zip 371 MB
Version 1

Development log


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for some reason the game won't start at all for me, i'm playing on the windows version and I have no reason to believe it's my antivirus software, please help. i fixed it i believe it's because i had the game in a folder that was too long since as soon as i moved it to a more shortly named folder it worked perfectly fine.

Sorry for the long delay: We've had VERY rare instances where Norton Antivirus wasn't allowing the game to launch. Glad it worked out!


I downloaded this game but a few days went by before I played it and I may have totally forgot about the horror tag when I decided to play it XD. It was surprisingly creepy! I got Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark vibes (books not movie). I made a video if you maybe want to see my reaction or a bit of the gameplay 🖤 Headphone warning! I do scream a few times ngl XD


i thought the "bite ur ear" part was kinky

but boy,


Hello everyone: Absolutely blown away by the reception on Itch! Some of you found some bugs: I will be fixing them soon. Thank you for playing!


Looks like we have ourselves a new DDLC game, but with food



Amazing game dev :D