Carter is the town priest who resides in the Church. He is Mineral Town’s confidant, adviser, and spiritual friend.
His birthday is on Autumn 20th.
Everything you need to befriend Carter can be found in this guide.
Carter never leaves the Church area, but sometimes he’ll go outside in the morning or during sunny afternoons.
|Monday||Confession Booth (Church)|
|Rainy or snowy days|
|The rest of the week||Church|
Some easy gifts to give to Carter are Eggs, Milk, or Cheese.
|Type of Gift||Items|
Animal Products: Butter, Cheese, Eggs, Large Fish, Mayonnaise, Medium Fish, Milk (all types)
Dishes: Ajillo, Aqua Pazza, Bagna Cauda, Carpaccio, Chestnut Rice, Daifuku, Eggs Benedict, Fish Fritters, Fish Soup, Mochi, Mont Blanc, Napolitan, Oden, Paella, Pot au Feu, Premium Grape Juice, Quiche, Roasted Chestnut, Roasted Corn, Seafood Rice Bowl, Stew, Strawberry Cake, Strawberry Milk (dish), Tempura Soba, Wild Grape Water, Zaru Soba, Zenzai
Miscellaneous: Bottled Message, Buckwheat Flour, Curry Powder, Ketchup, Oil, Tomatosetta Stone, Wheat Flour
|Likes||Forage: Apple, Chestnut, Honey, Orange
Crops: Adzuki Beans, Cabbage, Carrot, Chili Pepper, Corn, Cucumber, Eggplant, Green Pepper, Onion, Pineapple, Potato, Pumpkin, Yam
Dishes: Baked Apple, Baumkuchen, Cake, Candied Peels, Chocolate Cookies, Cookies, Dorayaki, Elli Leaves, Madeleines, Margherita, Mashed Potatoes, Miso Soup, Onigiri, Orange Pastries, Orangette, Palbochae, Pancakes, Pepper Steak, Pineapple Juice, Pumpkin Potage, Spicy Margherita, Spicy Pepper Steak, Spicy Ramen, Spicy Sandwich, Spicy Vegetable Stir Fry, Spinach, Strawberry, Tomato, Vegetable Pizza, Yam Dessert
Miscellaneous: AEPFE Apple, Bracelet, Brooch, Dress, Earrings, Face Mask, HMSGB Apple, Necklace, Perfume, Pet Ball, Skin Lotion, SUGDW Apple, Sunblock
|Dislikes||Forage: Wild Grass (all types)
Miscellaneous: Caffeine, Dango Flour, Pet Treat, Stamina Booster, Stamina Booster XL, Super Caffeine
|Hates||Forage: Poison Mushroom
Animal Products: Alpaca Fleece, Angora Fur, Sheep Wool
Miscellaneous: Ancient Fossil, Fodder, Gems (all types), Gold Lumber, Ore (all types), Pirate Treasure, Chicken and Rabbit Feed, Stone
Trash: Boot, Empty Can, Fish Bones, Weed
Best Loved Gifts for Each Season
|Season||Item||Where to Find It|
|Year-round||Milk||Harvest every day from mature cows (any type)|
|Spring||Turnip||Harvest from Turnip seeds after 4 days of growth. Turnip seeds can be bought from the General Store for 120 G|
|Summer||Paella||Obtain the recipe after cooking 10 dishes with Onigiri and 5 dishes with Onion and Tomato respectively
Ingredients needed: Onion, Tomato, Oil, Onigiri
Equipment needed: Seasoning Set, Pot
|Autumn||Mont Blanc||Obtain the recipe after cooking 5 dishes with Milk, Egg, and Chestnut respectively
Ingredients needed: Wheat Flour, Milk, Egg, Chestnut
Equipment needed: Pot, Whisk, Oven, Seasoning Set
|Winter||Mayonnaise||Obtain the recipe after watching the Tasty Time TV show or cooking with various qualities of Egg
Ingredients needed: Egg, Oil
Equipment needed: Whisk, Seasoning Set
As you continue to raise your friendship points with Carter, you can unlock townsfolk events that allow you to get to know him better.
Unlike marriage candidates, you aren’t really required to respond with specific dialogue in order to gain their favor. Sometimes, simply participating in the event is enough!
They also aren’t required to advance in your friendship with the non-marriageable villagers. Below is a list of each event related to Carter and the requirements needed to trigger them.
|Townsfolk Event||Friendship Points Required||Location||Requirements||Correct Dialogue Option|
|Carter’s Divine Dream||100
(4 friendship notes)
(8 friendship notes)
|Cliff Collapses (Part 1)||200
(8 friendship notes with Cliff only)
||Helping Cliff will give you +20 FP with Carter, Dudley, and Doctor|
Being friends with Carter will unlock the mysterious right door of the Church, where he grows mushrooms that you can forage.
The Church will also open earlier, allowing you to gain access to the mushrooms and his Church services more easily.
|Friendship Notes||Time Open (Church)|
|3||10:00 AM – 7:00 PM|
|4-7||8:00 AM – 8:00 PM|
|8+||6:00 AM – 10:00 PM|