WotLK Classic Balance Druid Enchants and Consumables

Last updated on May 23, 2023 at 22:00 by Seksixeny 3 comments

On this page, we list the best enchants, flasks, potions, and food you can get for your Balance Druid in WotLK Classic for PvE content.


Best Enchants for Balance Druids

Slot Enchantment
Head Arcanum of Burning Mysteries Icon Arcanum of Burning Mysteries
Shoulders Master's Inscription of the Storm IconMaster's Inscription of the Storm or Greater Inscription of the Storm Icon Greater Inscription of the Storm — from the Sons of Hodir in Storm Peaks
Back Lightweave Embroidery IconLightweave Embroidery, Springy Arachnoweave IconSpringy Arachnoweave, or Enchant Cloak - Greater Speed IconEnchant Cloak - Greater Speed
Chest Enchant Chest - Powerful Stats IconEnchant Chest - Powerful Stats or Enchant Chest - Greater Mana Restoration IconEnchant Chest - Greater Mana Restoration
Wrists Fur Lining - Spell Power IconFur Lining - Spell Power or Enchant Bracers - Superior Spellpower IconEnchant Bracers - Superior Spellpower
Hands Hyperspeed Accelerators Icon Hyperspeed Accelerators or Enchant Gloves - Exceptional Spellpower IconEnchant Gloves - Exceptional Spellpower
Belt Eternal Belt Buckle Icon Eternal Belt Buckle and (if Engineering) Frag Belt IconFrag Belt
Legs Brilliant Spellthread IconBrilliant Spellthread
Feet Nitro Boosts Icon Nitro Boosts, Enchant Boots - Tuskarr's Vitality IconEnchant Boots - Tuskarr's Vitality, or Enchant Boots - Icewalker IconEnchant Boots - Icewalker
Weapon Enchant Staff - Greater Spellpower IconEnchant Staff - Greater Spellpower (Staves) or Enchant Weapon - Mighty Spellpower IconEnchant Weapon - Mighty Spellpower
Ring Enchant Ring - Greater Spellpower IconEnchant Ring - Greater Spellpower

Best Gems for Balance Druids

Because of the different stat values, as discussed in our stats page, the value of each gem varies, depending on the stats they provide.

The Red Gem Socket Icon Red Gems are usually the most valuable, granting a lot of Spell Power. Blue Gem Socket Icon Blue Gems have Mp5 and Yellow Gem Socket Icon Yellow Gems have Hit, Crit or Haste, which are also very valuable.

Phase 3 introduced epic gems from prospecting Titanium Ore Icon Titanium Ore. You can also transmute them with Alchemy or buy them with emblems.


Wrath Balance Druid Meta Gem

Chaotic Skyflare Diamond Icon Chaotic Skyflare Diamond is the best overall Meta Gem Socket Icon Meta Gem for Balance Druids, increasing your damage substantially and making your frequent Critical Strikes deal even more damage!


Wrath Balance Druid Red Gem Sockets

The Runed Cardinal Ruby Icon Runed Cardinal Ruby is the main gem that you should be putting into the Red Socket Icon Red Sockets on your gear, with Veiled Ametrine Icon Veiled Ametrine also being worthy of consideration if you need extra Hit.


Wrath Balance Druid Blue Gem Sockets

Royal Dreadstone Icon Royal Dreadstone is the best Blue Gem Socket Icon Blue Gem, and you need two of them to unlock Chaotic Skyflare Diamond Icon Chaotic Skyflare Diamond. Try to put them into Blue Socket Icon Blue Sockets in order to get some socket bonuses as well.


Wrath Balance Druid Yellow Gem Sockets

Veiled Ametrine Icon Veiled Ametrine is the best Yellow Gem Socket Icon Yellow Gem. Use them on Yellow Socket Icon Yellow Sockets with good bonuses if you can use the extra Hit, or Reckless Ametrine Icon Reckless Ametrine / Potent Ametrine Icon Potent Ametrine if you are already Hit capped.


Wrath Classic Balance Druid Complete Consumable List

Because of their expensive spells and frequent Starfall IconStarfall uses, Balance Druids can be quite Mana hungry. You can prolong your Mana bar by using consumables and dropping Moonfire IconMoonfire completely from your rotation.


Wrath Classic Balance Druid Flasks

Flask of the Frost Wyrm Icon Flask of the Frost Wyrm is the recommended flask for Balance, and is much stronger than using double elixirs, while potentially being much cheaper for progress on hard bosses because it does not get removed on death.


Wrath Classic Balance Druid Elixirs

Spellpower Elixir Icon Spellpower Elixir is the best Battle Elixir and Elixir of Mighty Thoughts Icon Elixir of Mighty Thoughts is the best Guardian Elixir.


Wrath Classic Balance Druid Food Buff

Fish Feast Icon Fish Feast, Tender Shoveltusk Steak Icon Tender Shoveltusk Steak, and Firecracker Salmon Icon Firecracker Salmon all grant 46 Spell Power, and are the best food buffs available.


Wrath Classic Balance Druid Potions

Potion of Speed Icon Potion of Speed is the best DPS potion during a fight and should be used during Lunar Eclipse with trinkets and Hyperspeed Accelerators Icon Hyperspeed Accelerators. For pre-potting purposes, use Potion of Wild Magic Icon Potion of Wild Magic, instead.



  • 23 May 2023: Updated for Phase 3.
  • 18 Jan. 2023: Reviewed for Phase 2 release ahead of Ulduar raid release.
  • 20 Sep. 2022: Page added.
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