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Data value*

dec: 353 hex: 161 bin: 101100001

Sugar is a food ingredient and brewing ingredient made from sugar canes.



Witches have a chance of dropping 0–6 sugar upon death. This is increased by 3 per level of Looting, for a maximum of 0–15 sugar.


Name Ingredients Crafting recipe Description
Sugar Sugar Cane

Sugar Honey Bottle


Compound creation[edit]

Sugar can be created from its base elements, using the compound creator.‌[Bedrock and Education editions only]

Name Elements Example recipe
Sugar 6 Carbon
12 Hydrogen
6 Oxygen


Crafting ingredient[edit]

Name Ingredients Crafting recipe Description
Cake Milk Bucket +
Sugar +
Egg +

Empty buckets remain in the crafting grid after crafting the cake.
Fermented Spider Eye Brown Mushroom +
Sugar +
Spider Eye

Pumpkin Pie Pumpkin +
Sugar +

Brewing ingredient[edit]

Name Ingredients Brewing recipe
Mundane Potion Sugar +
Water Bottle

Potion of Swiftness Sugar +
Awkward Potion


Sugar can be fed to horses to heal 1♥, speed growth rate by 30 seconds, and increase taming probability by 3%.


Icon Achievement In-game description Actual requirements (if different) Xbox points earned Trophy type (PS)
The LieBake a cake using: wheat, sugar, milk and eggs.Pick up a cake from a crafting table output.30GBronze



Java Edition Beta
1.2Sugar Revision 1.png Sugar has been introduced as an ingredient for cake.
Java Edition
1.0.0Beta 1.9 Prerelease 2Sugar is now used to craft fermented spider eyes.
Beta 1.9 Prerelease 3Sugar can now be brewed in a water bottle to create a Mundane Potion, or in an Awkward Potion to create a Potion of Swiftness.
1.4.212w37aSugar can be used to make pumpkin pie.
12w38bWitches can now drop sugar.
1.1317w47aPrior to The Flattening, this item's numeral ID was 353.
1.1418w43aSugar.png The texture of sugar has now been changed.
1.1519w34aSugar can now can be created using 1 honey bottle.
Pocket Edition Alpha
0.3.0Sugar Revision 1.png Added sugar.
0.7.0Sugar is now used to craft cake.
0.8.0build 2Sugar is now used to craft pumpkin pie.
0.12.1build 1Added sugar to the creative inventory.
Sugar is now used to craft fermented spider eyes.
Sugar can now be used for brewing, to get mundane potions and potions of Swiftness.
0.14.0build 1Added witches, which can drop sugar upon death.
0.15.0build 1Sugar can now be used to feed horses, which can increase their temper, heal them, and speed up the growth of foals.
Bedrock Edition
1.4.0beta can now be created using 6 Carbon, 12 Hydrogen, and 6 Oxygen in the compound creator.
1.10.0beta The texture of sugar has now been changed.
1.14.0beta can now be created using 1 honey bottle.
Legacy Console Edition
TU1CU11.0Patch 1Sugar Revision 1.png Added sugar.
1.90Sugar.png The texture of sugar has now been changed.
New Nintendo 3DS Edition
0.1.0Sugar Revision 1.png Added sugar.


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