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Brewing is the process of creating regular Potions, Splash Potions, and Lingering Potions by adding various ingredients to water bottles in a Brewing Stand.

Basics[edit | edit source]

At minimum, a brewing stand, a source of water, glass bottles, and blaze powder is required for potion brewing. Gunpowder is required in order to make splash potions.

The gallery below contains a chart of the many various potions that can be made, and how to make them. A separate detailed list of all potions and their recipes can also be found here.

Reagents and Components[edit | edit source]

Components[edit | edit source]

Name Use
Brewing Stand Distills reagents into Glass Bottles
Cauldron Each one can hold a bucket of water. Each cauldron can fill 3 bottles.
Glass Bottle Container for all kinds of potions.
Water Bottle The starting base for all potions.

Made by filling a glass bottle from a cauldron or water source.

Base-Affecting Reagents[edit | edit source]

Name Icon Base reagent for Effect
Fermented Spider Eye Potion of Weakness Lessens positive effects

Induces negative effects Inverts Night Vision to Invisibility.

Glowstone Dust Thick Potion Increases effects

Decreases potion duration

Nether Wart Awkward Potion None
Redstone Mundane Potion Decreases effects

Increases potion duration

Gunpowder Splash Potions Splash potions are thrown instead of consumed and give its effect to any mobs/player it hits.
Dragon's Breath Lingering Potions Lingering potions are similar to splash potions except when thrown, they create an area of effect that will give its effect to any mob/player that's in the proximity of the area.

Base-Effecting Reagents[edit | edit source]

Name Icon Base reagent for Potion Effect
Glistering Melon Mundane Potion Instant Health
Blaze Powder Mundane Potion Strength
Spider Eye Mundane Potion Poison

Effecting Reagents[edit | edit source]

Name Icon Potion Effect
Ghast Tear Regeneration
Magma Cream Fire Resistance
Sugar Swiftness
Rabbit's Foot Jump Boost

Paired Effecting Reagents[edit | edit source]

Name Potion Effect
Poison + Fermented Spider Eye Harming
Instant Health (Healing) + Fermented Spider Eye Harming
Swiftness + Fermented Spider Eye Slowness
Fire Resistance + Fermented Spider Eye Slowness

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Click for full Brewing gallery.

Video Tutorial[edit | edit source]