A Frosty Reception

From DDO Compendium

One of the ritual ingredients you need to wake Lord Arden is an ancient flower with magical properties, last seen a thousand years ago in the Bitterspine Mountains. You're hoping that Baroness Hilda Bitterspine can tell you how to find one.


Lady Borealis has heard that you are looking for a Frosted Cerise. She says that they only grow in the Bitterspine Mountains, and the Baroness could lead you to one. Luckily she has an invitation to the Prince of Frost's Centennial Reception Ball. She is offering you her invitation.


  • Speak to Baroness Hilda Bitterspine
  • Confront the court advisor on the Windward Balcony
  • Gather your party in the Aurora Garden
  • Find the source of the commotion
  • Question Sir Snowdrift in the Gamesters' Lounge
  • Seek out Lord Beryl in the Kitchen
  • Find Dame Allegra in the Prince of Frost's Quarters
  • Meet Dame Allegra in the garden
  • Defeat Cadence the Night Hag
  • Collect a Frosted Cerise flower
  • Return to the Baroness
  • Ask the Eladrin Nobles for clues: 4 total
  • (Optional) Deliver a letter to the Baroness
  • (Optional) Return to Squire Icebrook for your reward
  • (Optional) Find out what happened to the Baron: 3 total
  • (Optional) Take a nap on the sofa by the Aurora Garden Entrance
  • (Optional) Eliminate the Ice Spider
  • (Optional) Learn more about the Prince of Frost
  • (Optional) Defeat the Frost Giant

Named Loot

Bonus XP

  • Aggression Bonus: 19 or more monsters killed (+10% Bonus)
  • Onslaught Bonus: 37 or more monsters killed (+15% Bonus)
  • Conquest Bonus: 55 or more monsters killed (+25% Bonus)
  • Perception Bonus: 2 or more secret doors discovered (+10% Bonus)
  • Mischief Bonus: 16 or more breakables smashed (+8% Bonus)
  • Vandal Bonus: 21 or more breakables smashed (+10% Bonus)
  • Ransack Bonus: 26 or more breakables smashed (+15% Bonus)


Pack: Fables of the Feywild
Arc: Fables of the Feywild Part One
Heroic Level: 5
Legendary Level: 32
Bestowed by:  Lady Borealis
Length: Long
Takes Place in: Bitterspine Palace
Found in: Wynwood Hall
Entrance in:  The Feywild

Heroic XP

Casual: 2,056
Normal: 3,684
Hard: 3,940
Elite: 4,195
Reaper: 68 RXP per skull

Legendary XP

Casual: 17,681
Normal: 30,198
Hard: 30,928
Elite: 31,657
Reaper: 330.4 RXP per skull


Patron: The Summer Court
Solo/Casual: 2
Normal: 4
Hard: 8
Elite: 12
A Frosty Reception Map.png


Heroic Fables of the Feywild Saga
Epic Fables of the Feywild Saga