Sweets & Treats

Hogwarts students may be training to be powerful witches and wizards, but at the end of the day they are still kids who love sweets. Thankfully, there are plenty of fantastical fancies for Harry and his friends to gobble up, and we’ve documented them all – from the wizarding world to the Muggle world.

Notable magic sweets

  • Jelly Slugs
  • Sugar quills
  • Peppermint Toads
  • Cauldron Cakes
  • Droobles Best Blowing Gum
  • Fizzing Whizzbees
  • Liquorice Wands
  • Ice Mice
  • Cockroach Clusters

Chocolate Frogs

  • Morgana
  • Merlin
  • Hengist of Woodcroft
  • Alberic Grunnion
  • Circe
  • Paracelsus
  • Dumbledore
  • Ptolemy
  • Agrippa
  • Cliodna

Bertie Bott’s Every Flavour Beans

  • Chocolate
  • Bogey
  • Coconut
  • Coffee
  • Pepper
  • Peppermint
  • Tripe
  • Sprouts
  • Curry
  • Vomit
  • Marmalade
  • Liver
  • Baked Bean
  • Grass
  • Earwax
  • Spinach
  • Toast
  • Strawberry
  • Sardine

Muggle treats

  • Doughnut (Large)
  • Mint humbug
  • Sherbet lemon
  • Pudding
  • Treacle pudding
  • Marshmallows
  • After dinner mints
  • Lemon meringue pie
  • Doughnuts
  • Crystallised pineapple

All the chocolate

  • Chocolate
  • Delicious chocolate
  • Hot chocolate
  • Chocolate pudding
  • Cream filled chocolates
  • Cocoa
  • Easter egg
  • Large Easter egg
  • Honeydukes chocolate
  • Chocolate liqueurs
  • Honeydukes finest box of chocolates
  • Chocolate cauldrons

Hogwarts Express

All the sweets Harry and his friends ate on the Hogwarts Express, to and from Hogwarts – book to book.

Philosopher’s Stone (Journey to Hogwarts)

Harry buys pretty much everything.

  • Bertie Bott’s Every-Flavour Beans
  • Droobles Best Blowing Gum
  • Chocolate Frogs
  • Cauldron Cakes
  • Liquorice Wands

Philosopher’s Stone (Journey home)

Harry, Ron and Hermione eat Bertie Bott’s Every-Flavour Beans on the journey home.

Prisoner of Azkaban (Journey to Hogwarts)

Professor Lupin breaks up a large slab of chocolate and hands it out among Harry, Ron, Hermione, Neville and Ginny.

Goblet of Fire (Journey to Hogwarts)

Harry, Ron and Hermione share a large stack of Cauldron Cakes in their compartment.

Order of the Phoenix (Journey home)

Harry, Ron, Hermione, Ginny and Neville share a large pile of Cauldron Cakes.

Joke sweets

  • Edible Dark Marks
  • Canary Creams
  • Hiccough Sweets
  • Blood Blisterpod
  • Ton-Tongue Toffee

Skiving Snackbox

  • Puking Pastilles
  • Fainting Fancies
  • Nosebleed Nougat
  • Fever Fudge


Throughout Harry’s adventures, he seemed to get through a lot of cake. Here’s every mention of cake from the books, in chronological order...

Philosopher’s Stone

  • Chocolate cake
  • Fruit cake
  • Harry’s birthday cake from Hagrid
  • Stolen ‘cakes and stuff’
  • Cakes, burned charcoal black

Chamber of Secrets

  • Nick’s Deathday Party cake
  • Cakes brought to Harry in hospital wing
  • Plum cake
  • Two plump chocolate cakes

Prisoner of Azkaban

  • Fruitcake for Aunt Marge
  • Fruitcake at Hagrid’s
  • Christmas cake from Mrs Weasley
  • Dudley’s banned cakes

Goblet of Fire

  • An enormous fruitcake
  • Four superb birthday cakes
  • Mountains of cakes
  • Cream cakes and pies
  • Hagrid’s rock cakes
  • Sponge cakes
  • A dozen cakes

Order of the Phoenix

  • Cake from Mrs Weasley

Half-Blood Prince

  • A large slice of Harry’s 16th birthday cake
  • Melting iced cake
  • A tray of little cakes from Hokey

Deathly Hallows

  • A slice of pound cake
  • Harry’s Golden Snitch cake
  • Bill and Fleur’s wedding cake

Ice creams

  • Ice cream
  • Chocolate
  • Lemon ice lolly
  • Knickerbocker glory
  • Chocolate and raspberry with chopped nuts
  • Strawberry and peanut butter
  • Ice cream sundae
  • Homemade strawberry

Homemade treats

Mrs Weasley

  • Fudge
  • Mince pies
  • Nut brittle
  • Rhubarb crumble
  • Apple tart


  • Rock cakes
  • Treacle fudge
  • Treacle toffee
  • Bath buns
  • Doughy biscuits

And that’s not all...

Here’s every other sweet and treat we might’ve missed. Defeating Lord Voldemort requires a few sugar fixes, you know.

  • Sweets delivered from home by the Malfoys’ eagle owl
  • Sweets brought to hospital wing while Harry regrows arm bones
  • Fat pack of toffee kept in the glove compartment of the flying Ford Anglia
  • Peeves spotted stuffing chewing gum into a keyhole
  • Ginger Newts offered to Harry from tartan tin
  • Vast box of sweets given to Harry by Hagrid
  • Hermione taking a jam tart
  • Sugar lumps given to unicorn foals


  • Apple pie
  • Chocolate eclair
  • Jam doughnut
  • Jelly
  • Treacle tarts
  • Christmas pudding
  • Trigle
  • Rice pudding
  • Strawberries
  • Biscuits
  • Cream cake
  • Blancmange
  • Spotted dick
  • Chocolate gateau
  • Pies

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