Golden Carrot

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Golden Carrot
Golden Carrot.png



6 ()




Yes (64)

Data value

dec: 396 hex: 18C bin: 110001100



A golden carrot is a valuable food item and brewing ingredient.



Ingredients Crafting recipe
Gold Nugget +


Master-level farmer villagers have a 13 chance to sell 3 golden carrots for 3 emeralds in Bedrock Edition, and will always offer the same trade in Java Edition.



To eat a golden carrot, press and hold use while it is selected in the hotbar. Eating one restores 6 () and 14.4 saturation points, the highest saturation restoration value of any food currently in the game.

Animal food[edit]

Golden carrots are used to tame, breed, grow, and heal horses, donkeys, and mules, and to breed, lead and grow rabbits.

Brewing ingredient[edit]

Name Ingredients Brewing recipe
Potion of Night Vision Golden Carrot +
Awkward Potion


Sound Subtitle Namespaced ID Subtitle ID Source Pitch Volume Attenuation distance
Eating ? ? ? 16
Burp entity.player.burp subtitles.entity.player.burp ? ? ? 16


Icon Achievement In-game description Actual requirements (if different) Availability Xbox points earned Trophy type (PS)
Xbox PS Bedrock Nintendo
Artificial SelectionBreed a mule from a horse and a donkey.YesNoYesNew 3DS30G


Icon Advancement In-game description Parent Actual requirements (if different) Namespaced ID
Advancement-plain-raw.png HusbandryThe world is full of friends and foodEat anything that can be eaten.husbandry/root
Advancement-fancy-raw.png A Balanced DietEat everything that is edible, even if it's not good for youA Seedy PlaceEat each of these 38 foods. In Java Edition 1.15,‌[upcoming] consuming a honey bottle is also required for the advancement. Other foods are ignored for the advancement.husbandry/balanced_diet



Java Edition
1.4.212w34aGolden Carrot Revision 1.png Added golden carrots.
The new Potion of Night Vision is brewed by adding a golden carrot to an Awkward Potion.
12w36aGolden Carrot Revision 2.png The texture of golden carrots has now been changed due to comments that the texture was suggestive.[citation needed]
12w37aGolden Carrot Revision 3.png The texture of golden carrots has now been changed in order to match the new carrot texture. The item sprite no longer has a dark outline.
1.1317w47aPrior to The Flattening, this item's numeral ID was 396.
1.1418w43aGolden Carrot.png The texture of golden carrots has now been changed.
Pocket Edition Alpha
0.12.1build 1Golden Carrot Revision 3.png Added golden carrots.
0.13.0build 1 Golden carrots can now be used to feed rabbits.
0.15.0build 1Golden carrots can now be used to feed horses and donkeys.
Bedrock Edition
1.10.0beta Carrot.png The texture of golden carrots has now been changed.
1.11.0beta carrots can now be bought from farmer villagers.
Legacy Console Edition
TU14CU11.04Patch 1Golden Carrot Revision 3.png Added golden carrots.
PlayStation 4 Edition
1.90Golden Carrot.png The texture of golden carrots has now been changed.
New Nintendo 3DS Edition
0.1.0Golden Carrot Revision 3.png Added golden carrots.


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See also[edit]


  • Golden carrots being used for potions of night vision is based on the common misconception that eating carrots can improve one's vision; this is only true if one has vitamin A deficiency.