Pokémon Scarlet and Violet: How to Make Poison Type Shiny Sandwich? [New Recipes]

If you want to increase your chances of encountering Shiny Poison-type Pokemon in Scarlet and Violet, you need to know how to make a Poison Type Shiny Boosting sandwich. And I am here to tell you everything you need to know about it!

The best way to make a Poison Type Shiny Sandwich in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet is to use 1 Noodles, 1 Salty Herba Mystica and ANY of the following: Sweet, Spicy or Sour Herba Mystica.

Just place the ingredients on the loaf of bread after setting up your Picnic table, and you’re ready to go!

poison type shiny boosting sandwich

As you can see, there is more than one recipe for making this type of sandwich and boosting your encounter rates with shiny Pokemon of the Poison-type. We’re going to talk about this (and more) down below, so keep on reading!

Making the Poison Type Shiny Boosting Sandwich in Scarlet and Violet

You don’t need to unlock a recipe in-game in order to get access to this type of sandwich.

Actually, there isn’t any way of finding the recipe(s) as far as I know, so the only way to get there is through trial and error.

But since the Herba Mysticas are so difficult to get, it makes sense to know exactly what ingredients to use in order to prepare your sandwich.

I am here to take the guess work out and share with you all the recipes that can give you this Poison Type Shiny boost sandwich.

pokemon scarlet and violet picnic table

I have already shared with you a few other recipes for other types of Pokemon. Make sure to check them out, after you’re done reading this article, following the next links:

With all these in mind, let’s check out all the available recipes that will make you a Poison-Type Shiny boosting sandwich!

Poison Type Shiny Boost Sandwich Recipes

There are currently four different recipes that I know of – all of which giving you this type of sandwich.

They use all the types of herba mysticas available in the game, which is a good thing as this gives you some alternatives in case you don’t have one of the rarer ingredients.

Here are the recipes:

  • 1 Noodles + 2 Salty Herba Mystica
  • 1 Noodles + 1 Salty Herba Mystica + 1 Sour Herba Mystica
  • 1 Noodles + 1 Salty Herba Mystica + 1 Spicy Herba Mystica
  • 1 Noodles + 1 Salty Herba Mystica + 1 Sweet Herba Mystica

All these combinations will give you a Shiny Boosting Sandwich for Poison Type pokemon in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.

As long as you have the noodles, you can basically mix and match any type oy Herba Mystica with them and another set of Salty Herba Mystica.

How to get noodles in Scarlet and Violet?

noodles in scarlet and violet

To get Noodles in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet, you need to visit any Sure Can shop in the game. You also need to have 5 Gym Badges to unlock this ingredient which costs 280 Coins.

How to get the Herba Mystica ingredients?

These are a bit more difficult to get, because they only drop as rewards from completing 5-star and 6-star Tera Raids in the game. Make sure to unlock some hidden abilities in Scarlet and Violet in order to get better!

What does the Poison-type Shiny Sandwich do in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet?

If you create this type of sandwich, it will increase the encounter rates with Shiny Poison-type Pokemon in the game.

Since shiny Pokémon are really rare – with a basic rate of 1 of 4,000 being shiny – getting such a boost is extremely useful.

And since the most difficult ingredients required for this sandwich come from the most challenging Tera Raids, make sure to read our previous guide on how to beat 6-star raids in Scarlet and Violet.


You now know everything you should know about making the Poison type shiny boosting sandwich in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.

If you manage to find a different recipe for this sandwich, please share it in the comments section below – it will be really useful to all players!

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