Quest It all starts with water
Quest Vineyard
Quest French Grapes
Quest French Confectionery
Quest A French Castle
Quest French Glassworks
Quest French Meringues
Quest French Juice
Quest A French Conference
Quest French Taxes
Quest A French Festival
Quest French Cuisine Festival
It all starts with waterVineyardFrench GrapesFrench ConfectioneryA French CastleFrench GlassworksFrench MeringuesFrench JuiceA French ConferenceFrench TaxesA French FestivalFrench Cuisine Festival

French Cuisine Festival Background

French Cuisine Festival
Quest French Cuisine Festival

Build and Upgrade:


French Cuisine Festival is a Timed Quest in which the player has 136 hours to build and upgrade a total of 4 buildings with assets leading up to French Cuisine related rewards. It was released as part of an update on 11.18.2014.[1] The quest provides additional 19px-CapitalPoints.png points for World Capital: Paris contest.

"Build a Vineyard, Cheese Dairy, Castle with an Orchard, Glassworks, French Confectionery and Massialot Bakery. For each French building, completed contract and tax collection, you'll get points in the World Capitals: Paris contest."

"It's time to start constructing French buildings! Your Megapolis will get points in the World Capitals: Paris contest for the Vineyard, Cheese Dairy, Castle with an Orchard and other buildings. Your citizens are asking you to build as many French buildings as you can!"

"The residents beg the mayor: hold a French Cuisine Festival"

"Autumn is a traditional time to hold festivals dedicated to the harvest and to cooking. It's a time to make dishes of fresh vegetables and fruits! The Culinary Council of Megapolis has chosen French cuisine as the most elegant in the world."


Depending on how one plays the game, this quest may require approximately Megabucks sm total (for assets) and Coin sm (for building and foundation purchases) to complete fully.

Stage 1 - It all starts with water

French cuisine is considered to be one of the finest in the world. French dishes, French pastries, and French drinks are the standard for all cookery specialists.


Start preparing for the French Cuisine Festival – provide your city with fresh, clean water. For each French building you build, you'll get contest points!
Resbuilding Water Tower Buy a Water Tower
Costs: 10,000 Coin sm
Gives: 40 Experience sm and 550 Population Limits cap increase, and provide 20 Water sm upon completion
Decoration Oak Plant an Oak
Costs: 1,200 Coin sm
Gives: 4 Experience sm and 125 Population Limits cap increase


Great work! Many new tasks, gifts and surprises await you ahead. Keep on building!
  • 200 Experience sm
  • 600 Coin sm

Stage 2 - Vineyard

Grapes are delicious. They're the perfect compliment to cheese and desserts. You can also make various juices from grapes!


Start building a Vineyard. You'll get contest points as a reward!
Vineyard Construction Buy a Vineyard Foundation
Costs: 33,000 Coin sm or 1 Megabucks sm, 10 Power sm and 4 Water sm
Gives: 170 Experience sm, 200 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 2,000 Population Limits cap increase
Megapolis Contract Accept any contract


You started a big project. Continue to build your Vineyard and grow your own grapes.
  • 240 Experience sm
  • 1,100 Coin sm

Stage 3 - French Grapes

Grapes love moisture and bright sunshine. Grow grapes in your Megapolis!


Finish building the Vineyard and start growing new types of grapes! You'll get a reward and contest points.
Vineyard L1 Build a Vineyard
5 x Weather Radar Asset Weather Radar
Gives: 300 Experience sm, 800 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 4,800 Population Limits cap increase upon completion and access to Growing New Types of Grapes contract at the Vineyard
Decoration MiniPark3 Build any park
Costs: 1,000 Coin sm
Gives: 4 Experience sm and 100 Population Limits cap increase upon completion


Great job! As a reward, you get the materials you need to continue construction. You can find them in the Storehouse.
  • 280 Experience sm
  • 1,500 Coin sm
  • 5 x Drainage Devices Asset Drainage Devices

Stage 4 - French Confectionery

New types of grapes will allow you to create new, elegant juices and desserts.


Grow new grapes and build a French Confectionery. Build French buildings and earn contest points!
French Confectionery Buy a French Confectionery
Requires: Vineyard (Level 1)
Costs: 62,000 Coin sm or 2 Megabucks sm, 20 Power sm and 11 Water sm
Gives: 260 Experience sm, 45 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 6,000 Population Limits cap increase upon completion, then 440 Coin sm, 33 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 20 Experience sm every 7 hours and access to Baking Croissants contract at the Vineyard
Contract Growing New Types of Grapes Complete a Growing New Types of Grapes contract
Requires: Vineyard (Level 1)
Costs: 100 Coin sm and 10 minutes
Gives: 500 Coin sm and 5 Experience sm upon completion
Vineyard L2 Build an Isabella Vinefield
7 x Decorative Stones Asset Decorative Stones
8 x Drainage Devices Asset Drainage Devices (5 from Stage 3 above)
Gives: 400 Experience sm, 1,300 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 3,500 Population Limits cap increase upon completion and access to Harvesting Grapes contract at the Vineyard


Megapolis is now home to a flourishing vineyard. Be sure to tell your friends!
  • 320 Experience sm
  • 2,000 Coin sm

Stage 5 - A French Castle

France is a country of elegant castles, fine cooking and charming people. Create your own little France in Megapolis.


Bake croissants, build the Massialot Bakery and start building the French Castle with an Orchard.
Castle with an Orchard Construction Buy a Castle with an Orchard Foundation
Costs: 68,000 Coin sm or 2 Megabucks sm, 13 Power sm and 8 Water sm
Gives: 290 Experience sm, 100 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 2,100 Population Limits cap increase
Contract Baking Croissants Accept a Baking Croissants contract
Requires: French Confectionery
Costs: 400 Coin sm and 30 minutes
Gives: 1,600 Coin sm and 15 Experience sm upon completion
Massialot Bakery Buy the Massialot Bakery
Costs: 65,000 Coin sm or 2 Megabucks sm, 19 Power sm and 11 Water sm
Gives: 300 Experience sm, 100 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 6,500 Population Limits cap increase upon completion, then 760 Coin sm and 36 Experience sm every 12 hours and access to Making Airy Meringues contract at the Vineyard


You completed all your tasks with true French grace, and you're getting the French Restaurant for your efforts. Tell your friends!
  • 370 Experience sm
  • 2,600 Coin sm
  • French Restaurant
French Restaurant Costs:
  • 24 Power sm and 15 Water sm


  • 900 Experience sm, 140 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 11,000 Population Limits cap increase
  • 960 Coin sm, 73 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 35 Experience sm every 9 hours
    Coins per Minute: 1.78 Coin sm
    XP per Minute: 0.06 Experience sm
  • Can be sold for 46,400 Coin sm

Stage 6 - French Glassworks

The best time of the year has come – it's time for the grape harvest!


Gather the grape harvest – this is both a fun and important task. But don't forget to keep building to earn contest points!
Glassworks Construction Buy a Glassworks Foundation
Costs: 100,000 Coin sm or 3 Megabucks sm, 20 Power sm and 15 Water sm
Gives: 240 Experience sm, 200 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 1,900 Population Limits cap increase
Castle with an Orchard L1 Build a Castle with an Orchard Frame
3 x Granite Slabs Asset Granite Slabs
7 x Iron Beams Asset Iron Beams
5 x Limestone Asset Limestone
Gives: 330 Experience sm, 1,000 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 2,500 Population Limits cap increase upon completion
Contract Harvesting Grapes Complete a Harvesting Grapes contract
Requires: Vineyard: Isabella Vinefield
Costs: 700 Coin sm and 1 hour
Gives: 3,000 Coin sm and 30 Experience sm upon completion


You harvested grapes and built many things. You receive building materials as a reward!
  • 430 Experience sm
  • 3,200 Coin sm
  • 5 x Hard Hat Asset Hard Hat

Stage 7 - French Meringues

Meringues are a wonderful French treat. Learn how to make meringues!


Make meringues, build a Glassworks and provide your city with electricity.
Contract Making Airy Meringues Complete a Making Airy Meringues contract
Requires: Massialot Bakery
Costs: 2,000 Coin sm and 3 hours
Gives: 9,000 Coin sm and 85 Experience sm upon completion
Glassworks L1 Build a Glassworks
10 x Hard Hat Asset Hard Hat (5 from Stage 6 above)
5 x Foam Glass Asset Foam Glass
4 x Plastic Panels Asset Plastic Panels
8 x Polymer Pipes Asset Polymer Pipes
3 x Sandstone Asset Sandstone
Gives: 360 Experience sm, 1,300 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 2,200 Population Limits cap increase upon completion and access to Bottling Juice contract at the Vineyard
Resbuilding Wind Turbine Build 2 Wind Turbines
Costs: 10,000 Coin sm each
Gives: 40 Experience sm and 30 Power sm each upon completion


You learned how to make meringues and built a new factory! Would you like to tell your friends?
  • 490 Experience sm
  • 3,900 Coin sm

Stage 8 - French Juice

Cheese is another much-loved delicacy in France. Build your own Cheese Dairy in Megapolis.


Remember – every French building you construct brings you contest points. You could take first place in the World Capitals: Paris contest!
Cheese Dairy Construction Buy a Cheese Dairy Foundation
Costs: 45,000 Coin sm or 2 Megabucks sm, 18 Power sm and 14 Water sm
Gives: 300 Experience sm, 400 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 1,600 Population Limits cap increase
Castle with an Orchard L2 Build a Castle with an Orchard
6 x Facing Plates Asset Facing Plates
6 x Lawn Trellises Asset Lawn Trellises
12 x Marble Gravel Asset Marble Gravel
8 x Paving Stones Asset Paving Stones
5 x Sling Hooks Asset Sling Hooks
3 x Water Pumps Asset Water Pumps
Gives: 450 Experience sm, 1,300 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 4,000 Population Limits cap increase upon completion and access to French Confectionery Conference contract at the Vineyard
Contract Bottling Juice Accept a Bottling Juice contract
Requires: Glassworks
Costs: 5,900 Coin sm and 6 hours
Gives: 25,600 Coin sm, 70 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 230 Experience sm upon completion


You built a Castle with an Orchard and you're getting building materials as a reward. Build something French and get contest points!
  • 550 Experience sm
  • 4,700 Coin sm
  • 5 x Cement Asset Cement

Stage 9 - A French Conference

Completing contracts in French buildings also brings you contest points. Complete more contracts to take first place in the World Capitals: Paris contest.


Keep building your Cheese Dairy. Organize a French Confectionery Conference and invite your friends to it!
Cheese Dairy L1 Build a Cheese Dairy Frame
10 x Cement Asset Cement (5 from Stage 8 above)
8 x Channel Asset Channel
5 x Circular Saw Asset Circular Saw
5 x Filters Asset Filters
4 x Pipes Asset Pipes
6 x Scaffolding Asset Scaffolding
11 x Socket Asset Socket
9 x T-beam Asset T-beam
7 x Water Circulation System Asset Water Circulation System
Gives: 450 Experience sm, 1,600 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 1,800 Population Limits cap increase upon completion
Contract French Confectionery Conference Complete a French Confectionery Conference contract
Requires: Castle with an Orchard (Level 2)
Costs: 9,400 Coin sm and 8 hours
Gives: 41,000 Coin sm and 350 Experience sm upon completion
Quest Visit Friends Visit 5 friends


You're getting building materials again. They'll help you build a Riesling Vinefield.
  • 630 Experience sm
  • 5,500 Coin sm
  • 5 x Border Tape Asset Border Tape (known as Lawn Edge)

Stage 10 - French Taxes

Create a new Vinefield to produce more juice.


The Riesling Vinefield will bring you contest points in the World Capitals: Paris contest, and you'll be one step closer to victory!
Vineyard L3 Build a Riesling Vinefield
12 x Automatic Sprinkler System Asset Automatic Sprinkler System
12 x Border Tape Asset Border Tape (5 from Stage 9 above)
16 x Crushed Granite Asset Crushed Granite
8 x Flexible Hoses Asset Flexible Hoses
17 x Paint Asset Paint
8 x Paint Brush Asset Paint Brush
3 x Sand Asset Sand
14 x Tools Asset Tools
Gives: 800 Experience sm, 1,500 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 3,800 Population Limits cap increase upon completion and access to French Cuisine Festival contract at the Vineyard
Quest Raise Taxes Goal Change taxes in Megapolis


Don't forget, each task you complete brings you additional points in the World Capitals: Paris contest!
  • 710 Experience sm
  • 6,500 Coin sm

Stage 11 - A French Festival

It's time to start the French Cuisine Festival! Finish making the final dishes and try everything you made.


The grape harvest was wonderful this year, and your grapes made amazing juice!
Cheese Dairy L2 Build a Cheese Dairy
8 x All-Purpose Primer Asset All-Purpose Primer
3 x Bricks Asset Bricks
11 x Disinfection System Asset Disinfection System
12 x Facade Adhesive Asset Facade Adhesive
5 x Glass Asset Glass
4 x Hammer Asset Hammer
10 x Nails Asset Nails
17 x Roof Tile Asset Roof Tile
9 x Socket Asset Socket
16 x Tiles Asset Tiles
5 x Water Softeners Asset Water Softeners
Gives: 500 Experience sm, 3,000 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 3,000 Population Limits cap increase upon completion
Contract French Cuisine Festival Accept a French Cuisine Festival contract
Requires: Vineyard: Riesling Vinefield
Costs: 12,500 Coin sm and 10 hours
Gives: 54,200 Coin sm and 440 Experience sm upon completion


As a reward for holding the French Cuisine Festival, you receive the Sommelier School. Build it and get a new title!
  • 800 Experience sm
  • 7,500 Coin sm
  • Sommelier School

Reward - French Cuisine Festival

Sommelier School

Sommelier School
  • Level 1
  • 30 Power sm and 20 Water sm
  • 930 Experience sm, 230 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 15,000 Population Limits cap increase
  • 1,500 Coin sm, 175 19px-CapitalPoints.png and 60 Experience sm every 15 hours
    Coins per Minute: 1.67 Coin sm
    XP per Minute: 0.07 Experience sm
  • Access to Tasting the Juice of the Fresh Harvest contract at the Vineyard
  • Can be sold for 48,000 Coin sm

Achievement after Building the Sommelier School

Achievement French Cuisine Expert

"You built the Sommelier School and earned a new title: French Cuisine Expert. Be sure to tell your friends!
  • 1,000 Experience sm
  • 30,000 Coin sm
  • 3 Megabucks sm


  • Social Quantum's internal name for this quest is "Праздник французской кухни" which translates to "Feast of French Cuisine".
  • Social Quantum's ID for this quest is 10079070.


  1. SQ Forum: Update 11.18.2014