Aug 4, 2020
In this week’s Potions episode,
Tylor, Jordan, and Emma discuss how to brew fame, bottle glory and
even put a stopper in death: all without using animal-derived
Also in this episode:
- Examples of animal-derived ingredients we see
in the Harry
Potter series, and how
these are used in potions.
there ways of obtaining some of these potion ingredients in
‘cruelty-free’ ways? Is it possible to substitute these with vegan
ethics of Polyjuice Potion
do vegan potion-making and vegan cooking compare? What’s the potion
equivalent of nutritional yeast?!
similarities between potions and medicines, and how to navigate the
lack of vegan alternatives whilst also taking care of our
- What’s the difference between Professor Snape’s
style of teaching Potions, and Professor Slughorn?
favorite Slughorn moments!
What other examples of
animal-derived potion ingredients are there in the wizarding world?
Which substitutes do you think work best? Do you have a favorite
Professor Slughorn moment?
We’ll return soon for another
episode exploring animal rights in the Wizarding World, but in the
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