We are deep into a Harry Potter phase around here these days. I’m re-reading all the books with Z, and we are both loving it (he also named this post for me!)
The magical world of Harry Potter has so many cool details, and so many places to take inspiration if you’re planning a Harry Potter themed party. Here are some food ideas to help you out if you are!
Harry Potter Treats
Click the links to see the full instructions and more photos for each of these awesome Harry Potter food ideas.
Harry Potter Cookies from The Decorated Cookie
Harry Potter Sugar Cookies from Bakingdom
Hogwarts Acceptance Letter Cookies from Sugar Bean Bakers (They open up to include the actual letter – totally genius!)
Honeydukes Candyfloss Cupcakes from Bakingdom
Harry Potter Book Cakes at Catch my Party
For the Quidditch lovers…
Golden Snitch Cakes
Golden Snitch Cake Pops from Create Celebrate Explore
Harry Potter Snitch Cake Tutorial from Ashlee Marie
Golden Snitch Truffles from Girl Meets Bowl
Golden Snitch Butterbeer Cake Pops from Amy Bites
Witch’s Broomstick Snacks from Mom Foodie
Harry Potter Broomstick Popcorn at Catch My Party
Broomstick Party Skewers from Giggles Galore
Sorting Hat Cupcakes (video tutorial) – You get sorted according to the colour M&Ms that come out – how cool!
Witches Hat Surprise Cookies from It’s Always Autumn
Witch Hat Toppers with Royal Icing from Artsy Momma
Harry Potter Sorting Cupcakes from Sugar Bean Bakers
Chocolate Wands from Spaghetti Arms
Magic Edible Harry Potter Wands from Instructables
Licorice Wands from Pastry Affair
Cauldron Cakes from Pastry Affair
Double Double Chocolate Cauldron Cakes from Bakingdom
Butterbeer Cupcakes from Pastry Affair
Frozen Butterbeer from No Biggie
Butterbeer Icecream Sandwiches from Cherry Tea Cakes
Inspired by other characters
Luna Lovegood’s Pudding from Spoon Fork Bacon
Weasley is our King cupcakes from Sugarbean Bakers
Dementor’s Kiss-Away from Pieces by Polly
Harry’s Birthday Cake (like the one Hagrid made) from Diamonds for Dessert
Weasleys’ Dragon Roasted Nuts from Food in Literature
House Elf Curry Puffs from Raegun Ramblings
Dumbledore’s Penseive from Raegun Ramblings
Mrs Weasley’s Magical Fudge from Nom Nom Nom
If you love Harry Potter check out these top 8 places that every Pottered must visit!
We have lots of party ideas here on In The Playroom for all types of themes. Check out these party ideas for kids of all ages
- 40+ Fun First Birthday Party Theme Ideas for Boys and Girls
- Over 20 Gorgeous Animal Cake Ideas for Kids Birthday Parties
- How to Make Your Own Piñata
- How to Make a Pinata Cake
- Encanto Party Printables (Free!)
For more party ideas, follow our Party board on Pinterest
And follow our Kitchen, Baking and Cooking board for even more recipes Follow Anna – In The Playroom’s board Kitchen, Baking, Cooking on Pinterest. Don’t forget to pin these awesome Harry Potter ideas for later!
Anna Marikar, mum of four and seasoned blogger, has spent over a decade sharing her parenting journey and passion for kid-friendly crafts and free printables.
Her easy-to-follow craft ideas and practical parenting advice have transformed In The Playroom into a cherished resource for parents.