Sates your hunger and provides health while being digested. Wild carnivores will eat it, but prefer raw meat.
— In-game Description

Cooked Meat is a consumable used for food and is produced by cooking Raw Meat in the Campfire or Industrial Grill.


Cooked Meat is a preferred food for survivors, does not cause the health loss associated with eating Raw Meat. Carnivores also eat it, but prefer Raw Meat. Cooked Meat can also be used to produce Cooked Meat Jerky in the Preserving Bin with Oil and Sparkpowder.