Sub Class: Critter
Fuse Attack Power: 0
Selling Price: 2
The powdery scales of this butterfly’s wings cool the air around it. Watching it flutter around snowflakes is a thing of beauty. Cook it with monster parts for a heat-resistant elixir.
What Winterwing Butterfly Is Used For in Tears of the Kingdom
Winterwing Butterfly is a Material in Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom (TotK). Specifically, it is classified as a Critter.
The Winterwing Butterfly was included in the Breath of the Wild version of the game. Most of its attributes are the same and therefore you may find similar uses as BotW.
Since the Winterwing Butterfly is a critter, it cannot be fused to weapons or arrows in any way. It is useful mainly for elixirs. Any recipes it is used in will be included at the end of this page. It is mainly used in cooking, and it can be used to give the meal a Chilly effect when used in the recipe.
When you add any Winterwing Butterfly to a meal when cooking, the resulting meal’s bonus effect will last 2 minutes, 30 seconds longer.
The Winterwing Butterfly can be turned in to trade for Blue dye in order to dye clothes. We have not yet confirmed if this is still the case in Tears of the Kingdom.
Used In Recipes
The following recipes all use Winterwing Butterfly as an ingredient. To see the full recipe with all the necessary ingredients, click on the recipe name or icon to be brought to the recipe page. Any recipes listed that existed in Breath of the Wild should still be active in Tears of the Kingdom. As new recipes are discovered, they will be added to this list.