Pokemon Sword and Shield - Berry List

List of Berries in Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield, including an overview and how to obtain them within the Galar Region.

Pokemon Sword and Shield - Berry List

What are Berries?

Berries are consumable items found all across the Galar Region. In Pokémon Sword and Shield, they can be both used as a held item and a curry ingredient. As a held item, berries can be used to lower a pokemon’s Effort Value (EV) or as an ingredient for cooking curry.

Curry on Rice Dishes and Ingredients

Acquiring Berries

Berries can be obtained through:

  1. Shaking berry trees multiple times. If a wild pokemon appeared from shaking, the player will lose some random berries post-battle.
  2. Participation in max raid battles as a battle reward.

Max Raid Battle Guide

List of Berries

Below is a list of berries obtainable in Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield.

Neutral Taste and Unknown Taste Berries

Berry Berry Description Rarity How to Acquire Taste Profile
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Hondew BerryHondew Berry

Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. Using it on a Pokémon makes it more friendly but lowers its Special Attack base points.

Curry Ingredient: A berry with an unusual taste, but many people like it. When its yellow parts are bulging, the berry is ripe.

Common Route 7 (All Trees)

Bridge Field (Left Tree below the bridge)

Spicy – 1
Dry – 1
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 1
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Kelpsy BerryKelpsy Berry

Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. Using it on a Pokémon makes it more friendly but lowers its Attack base points.

Curry Ingredient: A berry that can be eaten raw. But if you cook them down, the juices you extract will bring out the flavor of any dish.

Common Route 7 (All Trees)

Rolling Fields Wild Area (Nearby Trees)

Bridge Field (Right Tree below the bridge)

Spicy – 0
Dry – 1
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 1
Sour – 1
Lansat Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. Increases the chance for a critical hit when HP falls below 25%

Curry Ingredient: A very rare berry. It’s said that holding a Lansat Berry brings joy. It has an intriguing flavor.

Rare Battle Tower Spicy – 5
Dry – 1
Sweet – 5
Bitter – 1
Sour – 5
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Iepapa BerryLeppa Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, it can restore its 10 PP to a depleted move during battle.

Curry Ingredient: A fun berry that’s full of different flavors. It’s easy to eat because it doesn’t have a dry taste.

Common Hammerlock Hills Wild Area (Tree by Lake Outrage) Spicy – 1
Dry – 0
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 1
Sour – 1
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Lum BerryLum Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, it can recover from any status condition during battle.

Curry Ingredient: A berry that has a well-balanced flavor, although it lacks sourness. It has a lot of nutrients that are good for Pokémon.

Common Route 9 (All Trees)

Axew’s Eye Wild Area (All Trees)

Spicy – 1
Dry – 1
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 1
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Oran BerryOran Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, it can restore its own HP by 10 points during battle. (10 HP restored when HP falls below 50%)

Curry Ingredient: A berry that’s an acquired taste, since it has no sweetness. It adds a distinctive flavor if it’s used for cooking.

Common Wedgehurst Berry Grocers

Route 7 (All Trees)

Rolling Fields Wild Area (All Trees)

Spicy – 1
Dry – 1
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 1
Sour – 1
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Persim BerryPersim Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, it can recover from confusion on its own in a battle.

Curry Ingredient: A berry with a unique flavor. It doesn’t have a dry taste, so it’s actually easy to use for cooking. A ripe Persim Berry has a bright color.

Common Route 5 (All Trees)

Route 6 (All Trees)

North Lake Miloch (All Trees)

Spicy – 1
Dry – 1
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 0
Sour – 1
Sitrus Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, it can restore its own HP by a small amount during battle. (1/2 max HP restored)

Curry Ingredient: A berry that can be used for anything because it’s not spicy and everyone can eat it.

Common Route 6 (All Trees)

Motostoke Riverbank (All Trees)

Spicy – 0
Dry – 1
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 1
Sour – 1

Predominantly Spicy Taste Berries

Berry Berry Description Rarity How to Acquire Taste Profile
Enigma Berry

Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. Causes a super effective attack to restore HP

Curry Ingredient: A rare and completely enigmatic Berry. You won’t know what it tastes like until you eat it.

Rare Special Distribution Spicy – 6
Dry – 1
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Babiri BerryBabiri Berry

Held Item: If held by Pokémon, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective steel-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A berry that’s incredibly hard and spicy. It was used as medicine in the past.

Uncommon Bridge Field Wild Area (Tree on the Island) Spicy – 4
Dry – 1
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Cherry BerryCheri Berry

Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, it can recover from paralysis on its own in battle.

Curry Ingredient: A simple berry that’s easy to use even for novice cooks. Its spicy hot taste is addictive.

Common Wedgehurst Berry Grocers

Route 7 (All Trees)

Rolling Fields Wild Area (All Trees)

Spicy – 1
Dry – 0
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Chople BerryChople Berry

Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective fighting type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A berry with a substance that generates heat in its flesh. It’s invaluable in cold areas.

Uncommon Route 9 (All Trees) Spicy – 2
Dry – 0
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 1
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Figy BerryFigy Berry

Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, it restores the user’s HP in a pinch but it will cause confusion if the user hates the taste. (1/3 max HP restored when HP falls below 25%)

Curry Ingredient: A berry with a distinctive shape. It’s filled with spicy components.

Common Route 7 (Tree on Northern Side) Spicy – 2
Dry – 0
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Kee BerryKee Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, this berry will increase the holder’s defense if it’s hit with a physical move. (Raises defense by one stage)

Curry Ingredient: A slightly rare berry. You’ll be hit first by its burning spiciness, then its extreme bitterness.

Uncommon Route 9 (All Trees)

Axew’s Eye Wild Area (All Trees)

Spicy – 5
Dry – 5
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 1
Sour – 1
Liechi Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, its attack stat will increase when it’s in a pinch. (Attack increased by one stage when HP drops below 25%)

Curry Ingredient: A slightly rare berry. When you eat it, its spicy and sweet flavors clash in your mouth.

Uncommon Route 7 Spicy – 5
Dry – 1
Sweet – 5
Bitter – 1
Sour – 1
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Occa BerryOcca Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective fire-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A berry that is hard and spicy, but heating it up will increase its sweetness. It’s perfect for a meal with a strong flavor.

Uncommon Bridge Field Wild Area (Center Tree under the bridge) Spicy – 2
Dry – 0
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 0
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Petaya BerryPetaya Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by a Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, it’s Special Attack stat will increase when it’s in pinch. (Special Attack raised by one stage when HP drops below 25%)

Curry Ingredient: A slightly rare berry. It’s eye-poppingly spicy and bitter, but it’s packed with nutrients.

Uncommon Route 9 (All Trees)

Lake Outrage Hammerlock Hills Wild Area (All Trees)

Spicy – 5
Dry – 0
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 5
Sour – 1
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Pomeg BerryPomeg Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. Using it on a Pokémon makes it more friendly but lowers its HP base points.

Curry Ingredient: A berry with sweet and spicy flesh. If you keep chewing it, its bitterness will slowly spread in your mouth.

Common Route 7 (All Trees)

Dappled Grove Wild Area

Spicy – 1
Dry – 0
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 1
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Qualot BerryQualot Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. Using it on a Pokémon makes it more friendly but lowers its Defense base points.

Curry Ingredient: A berry with a spicy skin. But its flesh has a sweet fragrance, which stimulates everyone’s appetite.

Common Route 7 (All Trees)

Bridge Field Wild Area (Right Tree under the bridge)

Spicy – 1
Dry – 0
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 0
Sour – 1
Rindo Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective grass-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A berry that many adults eat as a dessert. Its bitter flavor is imbued with a subtle spiciness that lingers in your mouth.

Uncommon Bridge Field Wild Area (Left Tree under the bridge) Spicy – 1
Dry – 0
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 2
Sour – 1
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Tamato BerryTamato Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. Using it on a Pokémon makes it more friendly but lowers its Speed base points.

Curry Ingredient: A berry that’s so spicy that your mouth turns red. You could enjoy a scorchingly hot meal by combining this berry with spices.

Common Route 7 (All Trees) Spicy – 3
Dry – 1
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Tanga BerryTanga Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective bug-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A berry with a very spicy flavor. If you’re not careful and use a lot of these berries, you’ll have a spicy hot dish.

Uncommon Route 9 (All Trees) Spicy – 3
Dry – 0
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 1

Predominantly Dry Taste Berries

Berry Berry Description Rarity How to Acquire Taste Profile
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Apicot BerryApicot Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, its Special Defense stat will increase when it’s in a pinch. (Special Defense raised by one stage when HP drops below 25%)

Curry Ingredient: A slightly rare berry. Its blue part has a very dry flavor and its green part has a very sour flavor.

Uncommon Hammerlock Hills Wild Area (Tree by Lake Outrage) Spicy – 1
Dry – 5
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 5
Charti Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective rock-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A berry that’s often used for pickles because of its dry flavor. Boiling them down makes them quite soft.

Uncommon Hammerlock Hills Wild Area (Tree by Lake Outrage) Spicy – 1
Dry – 3
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Wiki BerryWiki Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, it restores the user’s HP in a pinch but it will cause confusion if the user hates the taste. (Restores 1/3 of max HP when HP drops below 25%; confuses Pokemon who don’t like dry flavors)

Curry Ingredient: A berry with bumps that are full of sour flavor. You can enjoy its texture, too.

Common Route 9 Spicy – 0
Dry – 2
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Chesto BerryChesto Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, it can recover from sleep on its own in battle. (Cures sleep status)

Curry Ingredient: A berry whose subtle dryness is known for going very well with greasy ingredients.

Common Route 5 Spicy – 0
Dry – 1
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Chilan BerryChilan Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, this Berry will lessen the damage taken from one Normal-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A berry that has a dry flavor, which is unimaginable from its roundish appearance. It’s good for neutralizing the smell of other ingredients.

Uncommon West Lake Axewell Wild Area (Tree by the Dappled Drove) Spicy – 0
Dry – 4
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 0
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Ganlon BerryGanlon Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, its Defense stat will increase when it’s in a pinch. (Defense raised by one stage when HP drops below 25%)

Curry Ingredient: A slightly rare berry with unique flavors. Its intense dry and bitter flavors are loved by some and hated by others.

Uncommon Route 7

Bridge Field Lake Wild Area (Tree on the Island)

Spicy – 0
Dry – 5
Sweet -1
Bitter – 5
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Kebia BerryKebia Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokemon holds one, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective poison type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A berry with brilliant green color on the outside. That part is sour, but inside, the Berry is packed with dry-flavored, black-colored flesh.

Uncommon Tree by Axew’s Eye (Wild Area) Spicy – 0
Dry – 2
Sweet -0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 1
Micle Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokemon holds one, its accuracy stat will increase when it’s in a pinch. (Accuracy increased when HP drops below 25%)

Curry Ingredient: A very rare berry. Its very dry flavor makes other ingredients taste sweet.

Rare Special Distribution Spicy – 0
Dry – 6
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 0
Sour – 0
Passho Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective Water-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A dry berry, as you can guess from its appearance. Its soft flesh easily breaks down, melding into liquid to bring out the flavor of a meal.

Uncommon Bridge Field Wild Area (Right tree under the bridge) Spicy – 0
Dry – 2
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 1
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Yache BerryYache Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective Ice-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A refreshing berry with dry and sour flavors. Eating a chilled Yache Berry cools your heated body.

Uncommon Hammerlocke Hills Wild Area (Tree by Lake of Outrage) Spicy – 0
Dry – 1
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 2

Predominantly Sweet Taste Berries

Berry Berry Description Rarity How to Acquire Taste Profile
Custap Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, it will move first when its in a pinch. (Pokemon moves first when HP drops below 25%)

Curry Ingredient: A very rare berry. The flesh underneath its tough skin is sweet and creamy soft.

Rare Special Distribution Spicy – 0
Dry – 0
Sweet – 6
Bitter – 1
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Grepa BerryGrepa Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. Using it on a Pokémon makes it more friendly but lowers its Special Defense base points.

Curry Ingredient: A berry that’s good for salad. If you chew it slowly, its sourness and sweetness will spread in your mouth in perfect harmony.

Common Bridge Field Wild Area (Left tree under the bridge) Spicy – 0
Dry – 1
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 0
Sour – 1
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Kasib BerryKasib Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, it will lessen the damage taken from one super effective Ghost-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A berry that is perfect for making a dessert due to its flowerlike shape and sweetness. It is sometimes dried and used as a good-luck charm.

Uncommon Bridge Field Wild Area (Tree on the island) Spicy – 0
Dry – 1
Sweet – 3
Bitter – 0
Sour – 0
Liechi Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, its attack stat will increase when it’s in a pinch. (Attack raised by one stage when HP drops below 25%)

Curry Ingredient: A slightly rare berry. When you eat it, its spicy and sweet flavors clash in your mouth.

Uncommon Route 7

Bride Field Lake Wild Area (Tree on the island)

Spicy – 0
Dry – 1
Sweet – 3
Bitter – 0
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Mago BerryMago Berry Held Item: If held by Pokémon, it restores the user’s HP in a pinch, but it will cause confusion if the user hates the taste. (Restores 1/3 of max HP when HP drops below 25%; confuses Pokemon who don’t like sweet flavors)

Curry Ingredient: A berry that’s easy to eat raw and perfect for a quick treat. The curvier the berry is, the sweeter it is.

Common Route 7 (Tree on north side) Spicy – 0
Dry – 0
Sweet – 2
Bitter – 0
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Maranga BerryMaranga Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, its special defense stat will increase when it’s hit with a special move. (Special Defense raised by one stage when Pokemon is hit with a special move)

Curry Ingredient: A slightly rare berry. Its outside is very bitter, but its inside tastes like a sweet drink.

Uncommon Tree by Axew’s Eye Wild Area Spicy – 1
Dry – 1
Sweet – 5
Bitter – 5
Sour – 1
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Payapa BerryPayapa Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective psychic-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A berry with a sweet flavor and juicy fragrance. The rounder the Berry swells, the sweeter and juicier it gets.

Uncommon Hammerlocke Hills Wild Area (Tree by Lake Outrage) Spicy – 0
Dry – 0
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 0
Sour – 2
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Pecha BerryPecha Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, it can recover from poisoning on its own in battle. (Cures poison status)

Curry Ingredient: A berry that’s easy to get and often used for cooking. It’s very popular for its refreshing sweetness.

Common Wedgehurst Beery Grocers

Route 3
Route 4

Rolling Fields Wild Area (Tree by the meetup spot)

Spicy – 0
Dry – 0
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 0
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Pomeg BerryPomeg Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. Using it on a Pokémon makes it more friendly but lowers its HP base points.

Curry Ingredient: A berry with sweet and spicy flesh. If you keep chewing it, its bitterness will slowly spread in your mouth.

Common Route 7

Dappled Grove (Wild Area)

Bridge Field Wild Area (Right tree under the bridge)

Spicy – 1
Dry – 0
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 1
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Qualot BerryQualot Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. Using it on a Pokémon makes it more friendly but lowers its Defense base points.

Curry Ingredient: A berry with a spicy skin. But its flesh has a sweet fragrance, which stimulates everyone’s appetite.

Common Route 7

Bridge Field Wild Area (Right tree under the bridge)

Spicy – 1
Dry – 0
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 0
Sour – 1
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Roseli BerryRoseli Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective fairy-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A berry that can be used for herbal tea. Its rich sweetness and elegant fragrance make this berry perfect as an ingredient in a sophisticated dish.

Uncommon Route 9

Bridge Field (Wild Area)

Spicy – 1
Dry – 0
Sweet – 4
Bitter – 1
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Salac BerrySalac Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, its Speed stat will increase when it’s in a pinch. (Speed raised by one stage when HP drops below 25%)

Curry Ingredient: A slightly rare berry. The flesh underneath its bumpy skin is incredibly sweet and sour.

Uncommon Route 9

Axew’s Eye (Wild Area)

Spicy – 1
Dry – 0
Sweet – 5
Bitter – 1
Sour – 5
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Shuca BerryShuca Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective ground-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A berry with sweetness-laden pulp. It’s delicious as is, but heating it up brings out a pleasant aroma.

Uncommon Hammerlocke Hills Wild Area (Tree by Lake of Outrage) Spicy – 1
Dry – 0
Sweet – 2
Bitter – 0
Sour – 0
Wacan Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective electric-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A pretty-looking yellow Berry. Its sour-sweet flavor and cute appearance are perfect for sweets. Jam made of these berries is also delicious.

Uncommon Hammerlocke Hills Wild Area (Tree by Lake Outrage) Spicy – 0
Dry – 0
Sweet – 2
Bitter – 0
Sour – 1

Predominantly Bitter Taste Berries

Berry Berry Description Rarity How to Acquire Taste Profile
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Aguav BerryAguav Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, it restores the user’s HP in a pinch but will cause confusion if the user hates the taste. (Restores 1/3 of max HP when HP drops below 25%; confuses Pokemon who don’t like bitter flavors)

Curry Ingredient: A berry with a bitter flavor that grows more pronounced near the stem. Slow cooking brings out the depth in its flavor.

Common Route 9 Spicy – 0
Dry – 0
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 2
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Coba BerryCoba Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective flying-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A berry that’s hard and bitter. It’s blue in color, and chewing it makes your tongue bright blue.

Uncommon Tree by Motostoke Riverbank Wild Area Spicy – 0
Dry – 1
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 2
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Ganlon BerryGanlon Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, its Defense stat will increase when it’s in a pinch. (Defense raised by one stage when HP falls below 25%)

Curry Ingredient: A slightly rare berry with unique flavors. Its intense dry and bitter flavors are loved by some and hated by others.

Uncommon Route 7

Bridge Field Lake Wild Area (Tree on the island)

Spicy – 0
Dry – 5
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 5
Sour – 0
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Haban BerryHaban Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon,this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective dragon type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A berry with a unique bitter flavor. Boiling down these Berries brings out their sweetness, which makes it easier to eat them.

Uncommon Hammerlocke Hills Wild Area (Tree by Lake of Outrage) Spicy – 0
Dry – 0
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 3
Sour – 0
Jacoba Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon,the opponent will take damage if it attacked with a physical move. (If the Pokemon is hit by a physical move, the foe takes damage equal to 12.5% of their max HP).

Curry Ingredient: A very rare berry. It needs to be handled carefully— otherwise its bitter drupelets will pop.

Rare Special Distribution Spicy – 0
Dry – 0
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 6
Sour – 1
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Kee BerryKee Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, this berry will increase the holder’s defense if it’s hit with a physical move. (Defense raised by one stage when hit by a physical move)

Curry Ingredient: A slightly rare berry. You’ll be hit first by its burning spiciness, then its extreme bitterness.

Uncommon Tree by Axew’s Eye Wild Area Spicy – 5
Dry – 5
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 1
Sour – 1
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Maranga BerryMaranga Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, this berry will increase the holder’s Special Defense if it’s hit with a special move. (Special Defense raise by one stage when hit by a special move)

Curry Ingredient: A slightly rare berry. Its outside is very bitter, but its inside tastes like a sweet drink.

Uncommon Tree by Axew’s Eye Wild Area Spicy – 1
Dry – 1
Sweet – 5
Bitter – 5
Sour – 1
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Petaya BerryPetaya Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, this berry will increase the holder’s Special Attack when its in a pinch. (Special Attack raise by one stage when HP drops below 25%)

Curry Ingredient: A slightly rare berry. It’s eye-poppingly spicy and bitter, but it’s packed with nutrients.

Uncommon Route 9

Hammerlocke Hills Wild Area (Tree by Lake Outrage)

Spicy – 5
Dry – 0
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 5
Sour – 1
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Rawst BerryRawst Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, it can recover from a burn on its own in battle. (Cures burned status)

Curry Ingredient: A berry that’s used as a secret ingredient for cooking because its slight bitterness adds a kick to any dish.

Common Route 3
Route 6North Lake Miloch Wild Area
Spicy – 0
Dry – 0
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 1
Sour – 0

Predominantly Sour Taste Berries

Berry Berry Description Rarity How to Acquire Taste Profile
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Apicot BerryApicot Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, its Special Defense stat will increase when it’s in a pinch. (Special Defense raised by one stage when HP drops below 25%)

Curry Ingredient: A slightly rare berry. Its blue part has a very dry flavor and its green part has a very sour flavor.

Uncommon Hammerlock Hills Wild Area (Tree by Lake Outrage) Spicy – 1
Dry – 5
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 5
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Aspear BerryAspear Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, it can recover from being frozen on its own battle. (Cures frozen status)

Curry Ingredient: A berry that gives off a sour fragrance when you bite it. Using a lot of them adds a light aftertaste to a dish.

Common Route 7

North Lake Miloch Wild Area

Giant’s Seat Wild Area

Spicy – 0
Dry – 0
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 1
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Colbur BerryColbur Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective dark-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A spiky berry. It’s sour, as you can imagine from its appearance. It’s said to latch on to a Pokémon with its tiny hooks so it can be carried to far-off places.

Uncommon Tree by Axew’s Eye Wild Area Spicy – 0
Dry – 0
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 1
Sour – 3
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Grepa BerryGrepa Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. Using it on a Pokémon makes it more friendly but lowers its Special Defense base points.

Curry Ingredient: A berry that’s good for salad. If you chew it slowly, its sourness and sweetness will spread in your mouth in perfect harmony.

Common Bridge Field Wild Area (Left tree under the bridge) Spicy – 0
Dry – 1
Sweet – 1
Bitter – 0
Sour – 1
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Iapapa BerryIapapa Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, it restores the user’s HP in a pinch, but will cause confusion if the user hates the taste. (Restores 1/3 of max HP when HP drops below 25%; confuses Pokemon who don’t like sour flavors)

Curry Ingredient: A big berry that’s full of sourness and water inside.

Common Route 9 Spicy – 0
Dry – 0
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 2
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Kebia BerryKebia Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokemon holds one, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective poison type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A berry with brilliant green color on the outside. That part is sour, but inside, the Berry is packed with dry-flavored, black-colored flesh.

Uncommon Tree by Axew’s Eye (Wild Area) Spicy – 0
Dry – 2
Sweet -0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 1
Rowap Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon,the opponent will take damage if it attacked with a special move. (If the Pokemon is hit by a special move, the foe takes damage equal to 12.5% of their max HP).

Curry Ingredient: A very rare berry. It’s so sour that it could make people cry, so you need to use it little by little by dividing it into small pieces.

Rare Special Distribution Spicy – 1
Dry – 0
Sweet -0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 6
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Salac BerrySalac Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, its Speed stat will increase when it’s in a pinch. (Speed raised by one stage when HP drops below 25%)

Curry Ingredient: A slightly rare berry. The flesh underneath its bumpy skin is incredibly sweet and sour.

Uncommon Route 9

Axew’s Eye (Wild Area)

Spicy – 1
Dry – 0
Sweet – 5
Bitter – 1
Sour – 5
Wacan Berry Held Item: A berry to be consumed by Pokémon. If a Pokémon holds one, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective electric-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A pretty-looking yellow Berry. Its sour-sweet flavor and cute appearance are perfect for sweets. Jam made of these berries is also delicious.

Uncommon Hammerlocke Hills Wild Area (Tree by Lake Outrage) Spicy – 0
Dry – 0
Sweet – 2
Bitter – 0
Sour – 1
Pokemon Sword and Shield - Yache BerryYache Berry Held Item: If held by a Pokémon, this berry will lessen the damage taken from one super effective Ice-type attack. (1/2 damage lessened)

Curry Ingredient: A refreshing berry with dry and sour flavors. Eating a chilled Yache Berry cools your heated body.

Uncommon Hammerlocke Hills Wild Area (Tree by Lake of Outrage) Spicy – 0
Dry – 1
Sweet – 0
Bitter – 0
Sour – 2

Pokemon Sword and Shield Recommended Article List

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Expansion Pass All Diglett Locations Gen 8 Starters
Galar Dex Pokemon Battles Walkthroughs
Beginner Guides Strategy Guides Game Database
Strategy Guides Post-Game TM Locations
TR List Evolution Stones Evolution Methods

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  1. Are these all the berries available in the game or are there missing ones ? I have troubles finding a complete list !!!