|Block Entity ID||
Brewing stands can be mined using any pickaxe. If mined without a pickaxe, it will drop nothing.
|Breaking time[note 1]|
- Times are for unenchanted tools in seconds.
Brewing stands cannot be pushed by pistons.
Brewing stands emit a light level of 1.
|Brewing Stand||ID Name||Numerical ID|
- See also: Data values
The bottom three bits are bit flags for which bottle slots actually contain bottles.
|0x1||The slot pointing east|
|0x2||The slot pointing southwest|
|0x4||The slot pointing northwest|
- See also: Block entity format
Block entity data
x: X coordinate of the block entity.
y: Y coordinate of the block entity.
z: Z coordinate of the block entity.
Lock: Optional. When not blank, prevents the container from being opened unless the opener is holding an item whose name matches this string.
CustomName: Optional. The name of this container, which will display in its GUI where the default name ordinarily is. For Command Blocks, the name will replace the usual '@' when using commands such as "say" and "tell".
Items: List of items in the brewing stand.
: An item, including the slot tag. Slots are numbered 0 to 3.
- See Item Format.
BrewTime: The number of ticks the potions have been brewing for.
- See also: Block states
||True when a bottle is in slot 1.|
||True when a bottle is in slot 2.|
||True when a bottle is in slot 3.|
|1.0.0||Beta 1.9-pre1||Cauldrons are planned to be used to brew potions, but do not currently have this functionality.|
|September 30, 2011||Jeb reveals that brewing will be done through a brewing stand instead of a cauldron.|
|Beta 1.9-pre3||Added brewing stands, where brewing potions took 30 seconds.|
|When the first brewing stand appeared, it had an additional 2D sub-stand for bottles, (see the first picture in the gallery) but now the stands for bottles have been designed in 3D.|
|1.1||12w01a||Brewing time was reduced to 20 seconds.|
|1.7.2||13w37a||Block ID 117 (brewing stand) was removed from the
|1.8||14w11a||The model was slightly changed due to the 22.5º rotation limit.|
|TU7||Added brewing stands.|
Issues relating to "Brewing Stand" are maintained on the issue tracker. Report issues there.
- Even when the brewing stand is not in use, there is still smoke coming out of the top of it.
- When a brewing stand is broken, particles from the bottle will appear, even if no bottle is in the stand.
- No matter what potion is in the stand it always looks red.
- Brewing stands will always face east, no matter what direction it was placed.
- Even if there is an empty bottle in the brewing stand, it will still look like there is water in it.
The first picture of a brewing stand. A giant mushroom is also seen in this picture.