Raw Meat is obtained by hunting its corresponding animal. The meat is edible in its raw form, however, when cooked it provides more food units on the food bar. Additionally, raw chicken and rotten flesh have the potential to cause food poisoning but raw chicken has a lower chance.
Raw BeefRaw beef is obtained from a Cow or a Mooshroom. Both animals drop 0-3 raw beef when killed. In its raw form, beef will provide 3 points (1.5 bars) to the food bar. Beef will not cause food poisoning if ingested raw.
Raw PorkRaw pork is obtained from a Pig. A pig will drop 1-3 raw pork when killed. In its raw form, pork will provide 3 points (1.5 bars) to the food bar. Pork will not cause food poisoning if ingested raw.
Raw ChickenRaw chicken is obtained from a Chicken. A chicken will drop 0-1 raw chicken when killed. In its raw form, chicken will provide 1 point (half a bar) to the food bar. Chicken has a 30% chance of causing food poisoning if ingested raw.
Raw FishRaw fish is obtained with a Fishing Rod at any body of Water. Fish do not appear as a visible mob. Chances of catching a fish varies, but is improved during rain. In its raw form, fish will provide 1 shank to the food bar.
Rotten Flesh is obtained from killing a Zombie or Zombie Pigman. It can be used as an emergency food source. Rotten flesh cannot be cooked. It will provide 4 points (2 bars) to the food bar, however there is an 80% chance of causing food poisoning that will cause the player to lose more shanks than gain.
Tips & Tricks
- Wolves can be fed any of the above meats (except raw fish) to restore their health points. Additionally, wolves do not suffer from food poisoning.
- Killing cows, pigs, and chickens by fire will drop cooked meats.