- “Meat can be eaten raw but is better charred, grilled, boiled or made into stews at a campfire.”
Raw Meat is a Food item primarily used when cooking to craft different foods and can be found in Coolers, Refrigerators, Refrigerator Tops. and Fridge Bottoms. Additionally, Raw Meat can be harvested from dead wild animals. The player will need to attack the dead animal with a knife (left click on PC) to harvest Raw Meat.
Although Raw Meat can be eaten without being cooked, the player will gain the Food Poisoning debuff. Its recommended to craft raw meat into Boiled Meat early on, then Charred Meat and Grilled Meat later.
This debuff lasts 30 seconds and causes the player to lose 10 points of Stamina every second.
Used to Craft
Raw Meat is used to craft the following items:
|Bacon and Eggs||2x Egg, 1x Raw Meat||Campfire w/Cooking Pot|
|Boiled Meat||1x Raw Meat, 1x Bottled Water||Campfire w/Cooking Pot|
|Charred Meat||1x Raw Meat||Campfire|
|Grilled Meat||2x Raw Meat||Campfire w/Cooking Grill|
|Meat Stew||5x Raw Meat, 5x Potato, 5x Ear of Corn, 1x Bottled Water||Campfire w/Cooking Pot|