Recently, we ventured to the Northern Realms to create The Witcher potion Superior White Honey. It was really fun to venture into a different universe and explore the herb-craft in a game with such rich lore. I have dabbled in the first and second game, and love watching The Witcher 3 streams on Twitch. Lots of my friends really love The Witcher series, so I spent a bit of time talking with them about the game and nailing down a potion to recreate for the stream.
In the Witcher, White Gull is hallucinogenic potion containing Mandragora officinarum (mandrake) root. Mandrake is a member of the Solanaceae family, and like its relative Atropa belladona (also known as Deadly Nightshade), it is poisonous plant containing tropane alkaloids. Ingesting mandrake is known to cause blurred vision, rapid heart rate, hallucinations and death.