It’s a Hogwarts Feast! 30+ Amazing Harry Potter Food Ideas

Emily Manning

Emily Manning

May 24, 2019

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Are you getting ready to throw an amazing Hogwarts-inspired feast? From butter beer and golden snitches to broomsticks and chocolate frogs, take a look at these AMAZING Harry Potter food ideas that will turn an ordinary party into a truly magical event!

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If you have a Hogwarts fan in the house, you’ll be familiar with some of the magical Harry Potter food the students enjoy at Hogwarts. From butterbeer in Hogsmeade to chocolate frogs on the Hogwarts Express, we’ve rounded up everything you will need for the ultimate Harry Potter party.

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Savoury Harry Potter Food to Inspire

Harry potter party food ideas

Image: Taste of Home

How about this slithering snake roll from Taste of Home which is not only delicious but show-stopping as well! Filled with meat, vegetables and cheese it can be sliced and served to all your party guests to make your party food more of a meal.

Cheese broomsticks

Image: One Little Project

Cheese pretzel broomsticks, like these ones from One Little Project, are creative and cute – and perfect for a Hogwarts-inspired party.

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Sprouts veggie garden

Image: Mom Always Finds Out

Professor Sprout would be thrilled to join your party….well, maybe just a selection of her veggies! Mom Always Finds Out incorporated a healthy party choice with this tasty veg platter.

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Harry Potter Food hufflepuff pizza puffs from ZKMyway

Sweet Harry Potter treats are easy to come up with, but you’ll want some savoury choices too. ZKMyWay’s Hufflepuff Pizza Puffs will definitely be a hit – make them up in advance and pop into the oven as the party gets in full swing.

Pumpkin pasties

Image: PopSugar

Pumpkin pasties are a fun favourite that the Hogwarts students buy on the Hogwarts Express. These pasties we found on Popsugar are a tasty combination of roasted pumpkin, butter, garlic and cheese – perfect for parties, or even for HP-inspired lunchboxes.

Harry Potter Food ideas

Image: Food & Wine

Food & Wine created this delicious recipe, suitable for kids or adults, filled with mascarpone, pumpkin, brown sugar and cinnamon – you’ll actually want to receive one of these Howlers!

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Sweet Harry Potter Food For Your Next Hogwarts Party

Harry Potter food ideas

Image: Bakingdom

These Honeydukes candyfloss cupcakes from Bakingdom look straight out of the movies! With real candyfloss inside, they are the perfect party treat for both adults and kids.

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Harry Potter marshmallows

Image: The Decorated Cookie

Edible pens and a little creativity are all that’s needed to create some Hogwarts marshmallow treats like these ones from The Decorated Cookie. If you aren’t a confident artist, what about trying some house colour patterns or some handwritten spells?

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Harry Potter food ideas

Image: The Kitchen Magpie

Symbolic and tasty, these Deathly Hollow cookies from The Kitchen Magpie would be great on the party table or wrapped up in party bags to take home.

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Chocolate frogs

Image: Me and My Inklings

Harry and his friends love the magical chocolate frogs on the Hogwarts Express, and each one came with a famous wizard card. Create your own thanks to Me and My Inklings and pop one into each of your party bags for guests to take home.

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Harry Potter party food ideas

Image: Cooking Classy

The golden snitch is the ultimate prize, and these ones are no different! Find out how to make yours thanks to Cooking Classy.

Harry Potter Golden Snitch Cake Pops-3 (1)

Image: Pint Sized Baker

You could also use the coveted Quidditch snitch to create cake pops like these ones from Pint-Sized Baker.

Butterbeer cookies

Image: Cookies & Cups

Butterbeer is the students’ favourite treat on their trips to Hogsmeade, and now you can bring the taste of butterbeer to a bite-size cookie with this recipe from Cookies and Cups.

Cauldron cakes

Image: Bakingdom

Aren’t these amazing? These cauldron cakes from Bakingdom would be the perfect centrepiece for your Harry Potter party food table.

Acid pops

Image: Pastry Affair

Who knew you could create your very own Acid Pops?! Pastry Affair uses sour lollipops dipped in popping candy to create the effect of the fizzing, whizzing wizard treat!

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Butterbeer cupcakes

Image: The Domestic Rebel

Delicious butterscotch and vanilla flavoured cupcakes, topped with butterscotch and caramel frosting – it has to be butterbeer cupcakes! These ones from The Domestic Rebel look insanely good, and are muggle-approved.

Butterbeer Cupcakes

Image: Sugar and Soul Co

Cast a spell on your tastebuds with more butterbeer cupcakes, this time from Sugar and Soul Co – these ones are light, fluffy and filled with toffee bits!

Butterbeer ice cream

Image: The Tiptoe Fairy

If you’re looking for more ways to incorporate butterbeer (the ultimate of Harry Potter food delights!), what about with this very moreish butterbeer ice cream from The Tiptoe Fairy? The best part is that it’s a no-churn recipe, which means you can make it quickly and easily, and then keep it in the freezer for ice cream emergencies!

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Harry Potter party food

Image: Cameo Cookies

Anything with a lightning bolt fits with the Harry Potter theme, and these lightening shortbread cookies from Cameo Cakes would be a great little Harry Potter snack.

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Harry potter cupcakes

Image: Cupcake Diaries

…and so would these really indulgent-looking chocolate lightning cupcakes from Cupcake Diaries.

Image: Sweetest Kitchen

Give a nod to Hedwig with these clever owl cupcakes from Sweetest Kitchen that use Oreos and M&Ms to bring the owl’s features to life.

Sorting hat cupcakes Harry Potter party food ideas

Image: Sugar Bean Bakers

The sorting hat scenes were always my favourite, and no Harry Potter party would be complete without some sort of House division. Sugar Bean Bakers came up with a really clever (and delicious!) way to deliver the message. Will your guests be Gryffindors, Ravenclaws, Hufflepuffs or Slytherins? Let the cupcakes decide!

Sorting hat cookies

For a quicker, but equally effective, way to sort your guests into their Hogwarts house, try these Sorting Hat cookies from Housewife Eclectic.

Harry Potter party food ideas

Image: Kara’s Party Ideas

Dip breadsticks or liquorice wands in chocolate and sprinkles, like these ones we found on Kara’s Party Ideas, to make a selection of beautiful (and delicious!) wands that look like they belong in the Ollivander’s shop window.

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Harry Potter party food ideas

Image: Bakingdom

Cockroach Clusters don’t sound appealing, but Bakingdom’s recipe is a guaranteed hit! Marshmallows, chocolate, pretzels, peanut butter, oats and M&Ms….yum!

Harry Potter party food

Image: Tradewind Tiaras

Kids are guaranteed to love these Troll Boogers from Tradewind Tiaras! White chocolate and a little green food colouring are drizzled over popcorn to create this fun party snack.

Harry Potter party food ideas

Image: Cooking Classy

Large glass bowls or jars of sweets and candy are always popular at a kids’ party. Make some little signs to complete the look, like this table setting from Cooking Classy – jelly beans become Bertie Bott’s Every Flavour Beans, jelly snakes become Candied Worms, and so on.

Harry Potter party food

Image: Sweet Whimsy Shop

If cake pops are your thing, you will LOVE these Harry Potter-inspired pops from SweetWhimsyShop on Etsy. Amazing!

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Slytherin cake pops Harry Potter party food

Image: HMH Designs

For a Slytherin party, these cake pops from HMH Designs in the Slytherin house colours are sure to be a hit!

Polyjuice potion Harry Potter party food

Image: This Grandma is Fun

This Grandma is Fun has turned a classic Hogwarts potion into a fun party idea – make your own Polyjuice Potion and wow the guests!

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Harry Potter party food

Image: Betty Crocker

A little pastry, some chocolate chips and a sprinkling of cinnamon transforms into Wizard Hats with this incredibly simple recipe from Betty Crocker.

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Have your say! We could eat these Harry Potter food ideas all day long – they’re amazing! Which one is your favourite? Leave a comment below and let us know – we’d love to hear from you!

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Published On: May 24th, 2019 / Categories: Food and Recipes, Parties / Last Updated: May 19th, 2023 / Tags: , , , /

About the Author: Emily Manning

Emily Manning
Emily is the coffee-loving Editor of MyKidsTime. Mum of one daughter and two naughty Tibetan Terriers, she is particularly partial to Curly Wurlys and unable to resist pretty stationery and new cookbooks. As an avid foodie and domestic goddess-wannabe, she is most likely to be found in the kitchen.

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