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Harry Potter Portrait Made of Jelly Belly Beans

With Harry Potter mania in full swing, it’s only proper the brand who releases purposely foul flavors of their candy pay homage to the hero wizard with a full mural created entirely of Jelly Belly beans. While the flavors in the Harry Potter series of jelly bean candies aren’t something to smile about (they have flavors like Sausage and Rotten Egg Bertie Botts, Dirt, Grass, Vomit), the attention to detail in this piece of candy art certainly is smile-worthy.

In honor of the release of the blockbuster film, Jelly Belly commissioned artist Kristen Cumings of Martinez, CA to create the portrait from roughly 14,000 Jelly Belly beans. Here’s the result:

 

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Video Recipe: Butterbeer

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 is airing in theaters worldwide tomorrow, July 15. Lines for midnight showings have already begun on the East Coast. Don’t feel like waiting, but still want to feel like a little less like a muggle? Try out this Butterbeer recipe from Working Class Foodies. Gonna get your wizard on and drink for the dead homies.

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Charm City Cakes Reveals the Most Elaborate Harry Potter Cake to Date

Charm City Cakes has long held the reigns as one of the top cake creatives in the industry, and this Harry Potter cake shows why. Don’t let the cancellation of their Food Network show “Ace of Cakes” fool you, these guys are still making cakes with a ferocity.

This particular dessert was made for the premiere of the latest Harry Potter film premiere in NYC — Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2. When the film industry needs a cake, it’s likely they turn to celebrity baker Duff Goldman and the Charm City Cakes crew for those head-turning, neck-breaking confections. Enjoy you Potter-heads: