How to make a Golden Apple in Minecraft: Materials, Recipe and uses!

Golden Apples in Minecraft are very rare food items that give the players supreme benefits and buffs. Here is how to make one from scratch using only two items!

Golden Apple in Minecraft
How to make a Golden Apple in Minecraft?

Minecraft food items help the players to sustain their health and also increase their hunger bar so that they do not starve. In this article we take a look at how to make a Golden Apple in Minecraft.

The Food sources in Minecraft are varied and often players will find themselves searching for better food sources. Players can create sustainable farms for a never ending supply of food. However, there are some rare and epic food items that can only be made through unorthodox means.

Down below we take a look at how to make a Golden Apple in Minecraft.

Golden Apple in Minecraft

Golden Apple in Minecraft
Golden Apple in Minecraft

The Golden Apple is a rare food item that reward the players with special effects when eaten. These effects cannot be obtained from other food items.

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Natural locations

Golden Apple in Minecraft
Golden Apple

The Golden Apples cannot be found generating in trees or any other farms in Minecraft. They are a treasure loot and can only be obtained from Chests in Dungeons, Mineshafts, Desert Temples, Strongholds and more.

Uses in the game

Golden Apple in Minecraft
Golden Apple in Minecraft

Golden Apple are special as they bestow some buffs and positive status effects to the players. Eating one restores 4 hunger and increase hunger saturation by 9.6. It also gives the players the Absorption I and Regeneration II for 2 minutes and 5 seconds respectively. Both the effects help to heal the player at an exponential rate. This is especially useful in dire fights and situations.

Golden apple are also used to transform Zombie villagers back to normal. They need to be fed with a Potion of weakness and a Golden Apple in Minecraft.

Players can also increase their chances to tame horse by feeding them Golden Apples.

Piglins in the Nether are attracted towards Golden Apples and put them in their Inventory.

How to make a Golden Apple in Minecraft?

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Players need only two base items to make a Golden Apple in Minecraft. These are:

  • Gold Ingots x8
  • Apples x1

Players can find apples in Chests or by breaking leaves of trees.

Gold Ores can be mined underground and then smelted in the Furnace or a Blast Furnace to make a Gold Ingot.

Golden Apple in Minecraft
Golden Apple Recipe

Players need to combine both of them in the manner shown above in the Crafting Table to make a Golden Apple.

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