Instruction manual
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Druidic Ritual is a novice Link to Questsquest that serves as the introduction to the Herblore iconHerblore Link to skillskill. It takes place entirely in the vicinity of Link to TaverleyTaverley and is a fairly short quest.


Start point Quest point icon Speak to Kaqemeex in the stone circle north of Taverley.
Official difficulty Novice
Description The Druids north of Taverley need help making a potion to reclaim the stone circle south of Varrock.
Length Short
Requirements None
Items required
Enemies to defeat None


The stone circle

Druidic Ritual - Kaqemeex

Speaking to Kaqemeex.

Items required: None.

Speak to Chat head image of Kaqemeex, File:Kaqemeex chathead.pngKaqemeex, in the stone circle north of Link to TaverleyTaverley, and he will tell you that the stone circle south of Link to VarrockVarrock used to belong to them but was taken over by the Chat head image of dark wizard, File:dark wizard chathead.pngdark wizards. He then tells you that you must speak to Chat head image of Sanfew, File:Sanfew chathead.pngSanfew.


Items required: None.

Go back south down the road and speak to Sanfew, located upstairs in the big octagonal Link to Herblore shopsHerblore shop marked with a herb (which is located two buildings south of the long building containing the Link to Crystal chestCrystal chest), and tell Sanfew that you were sent to help with the ritual to purify the stone circle in Varrock. Sanfew will then tell you that he needs you to place Item image of raw rat meat, File:raw rat meat.pngraw rat meat, Item image of raw bear meat, File:raw bear meat.pngraw bear meat, Item image of raw beef, File:raw beef.pngraw beef and Item image of raw chicken, File:raw chicken.pngraw chicken in the Link to Cauldron of ThunderCauldron of Thunder.

The fastest way to obtain these items is to either buy them at the Link to Grand ExchangeGrand Exchange or teleport to Varrock and run east out of the city. Kill the Ratrat next to the south-east mine, then the bear slightly south of the mine. Continue south towards Lumbridge and kill a chicken, then a cow in the pasture.

If you do not wish to spend the time to hunt these animals, or are an Link to Ironman ModeIronman and cannot use the Grand Exchange, you can purchase all four of the meat from Link to Rufus' Meat EmporiumRufus' Meat Emporium if you have the route to Link to CanifisCanifis unlocked.

Enchanting the meat

Items required: Raw bear meat, Raw rat meat, Raw chicken and Raw beef.

Druidic Ritual - Taverley Dungeon

Cauldron of Thunder location.

Druidic Ritual - Cauldron of Thunder

Enchanting the meats.

The Link to Cauldron of ThunderCauldron of Thunder is located in Link to Taverley DungeonTaverley Dungeon. If you are a lower level, it is advised you bring food with you for the next part. Head south of Link to TaverleyTaverley and down the ladder. When you are down there, keep walking north, past the level 22 and level 25 Skeletonskeletons until you see two level 19 Suit of armoursuits of armour on stands next to a gate.

Note: When you attempt to open the gate, they will both come to life and one will attack you if your Link to combat levelcombat level is below 55.

Kill or ignore it and walk in. You will now see a cauldron. Use the raw meats in your Link to inventoryinventory on the Cauldron of Thunder, and you will notice they will turn blue. The meats will change into their enchanted versions: Enchanted meatenchanted bear, Item image of enchanted chicken, File:enchanted chicken.pngenchanted chicken, Enchanted meatenchanted rat, and Enchanted meatenchanted beef.

Going back

Items required: Enchanted bearenchanted chickenenchanted rat and enchanted beef.

Leave the dungeon the same way you entered and speak to Chat head image of Sanfew, File:Sanfew chathead.pngSanfew. He will take the meats and tell you to speak to Chat head image of Kaqemeex, File:Kaqemeex chathead.pngKaqemeex. Kaqemeex will thank you then tell you about the Link to skillskill of Herblore iconHerblore.


Druidic Ritual reward scroll

Required for completing