Harry Potter spot the difference: food or fake?

Can you tell the difference between a real apple tart and a model one? Or a delicious chocolate frog and a plastic one? To celebrate the launch of their new Sweets and Treats attraction, The Warner Bros. Harry Potter Studio Tour London has made real versions of some of the props used in the Harry Potter films… can you guess which one is the real deal?

Expert cake maker Mary Luther, who worked behind the scenes on the Harry Potter film series, has remade edible versions of the prop sweets that were used during filming. But the question is, can you tell the difference? Answers below…


Chocolate frog

Fruit tartlets

Meringue swans

Chocolate cake



Real chocolate frog: B

Real fruit tart: A

Real meringue swan: A

Real chocolate cake: B

Real apple: B

Until Sunday 6th September, Harry Potter fans are invited to spot the difference between real bakes and prop fakes at the Studio Tour. Click here for more information: Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter

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