Eating rotten flesh restores . However, it has an 80% chance of giving a player Hunger, causing their hunger meter to deplete three-times faster than normal, for thirty seconds. Experienced players may choose to eat rotten flesh in emergencies because it is a quick way to recover health when no other food is available. When consuming this item, it is recommended for the player to drink Milk after consuming rotten flesh.
- Dropped by Zombies, Zombie Villagers, Zombie Pigmen, Zombie Horses, Husks, Drowned, and Hoglins when killed.
- It can be found within Chests in Abandoned Mine Shafts and Desert Temples.
- It can be found when Fishing.