How to Get Honeycomb in Minecraft?

how to get honeycomb in minecraft

How to get Honeycomb in Minecraft? Find a bee nest or hive and shear it. The nest will drop 3 Honeycombs.

Where Can You Find Honeycomb?

To get your hands on Honeycomb, you will have to find a bee nest or hive first. Explore the Flower Forest, Sunflower Plains, and Plains biomes to come across a nest that usually hangs from a birch tree or an oak tree.

Use Shears to collect Honeycombs. The honey level increases as the bees enter their nest. If you see honey dripping from the holes of the nest, it means that it is full.

The nest will drop 3 Honeycombs. However, if you use a shear, you will also anger the bees inside. Light a fire under the hive or have a lit campfire to prevent the bees from attacking (make sure that the smoke is passing through the nest).

minecraft bees honeycomb

Tip: You can use a Dispenser with Shears inside to collect the Honeycombs without angering the insects.

What Can Honeycomb Be Used for?

  • To craft a Beehive that the bees can inhabit, use Honeycomb and any type of Planks.
  • You are going to need 4 Honeycombs to craft a Honeycomb Block. Those are decorative blocks that produce the same sounds as Coral Blocks.
minecraft beehive crafting recipe

What’s New in Minecraft 1.17 Caves & Cliffs Update Part 1?

  • You can now use your Honeycomb on a Block of Copper to wax it. This procedure will prevent future oxidation. By the way, you can wax Copper Blocks that have already been oxidized.

Tip: To revert a waxed Copper Block, use an Axe.

  • To craft a Candle, use String and Honeycomb.

To Wrap Up

How to get Honeycomb in Minecraft? 

Finding a bee nest or hive is a great place to start. If you think that it’s a bit challenging, try following a bee.

We hope you found this guide helpful. Please feel free to drop a comment below if you have any questions or concerns!

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