How to Make Nether Quartz in Minecraft

How many times does it happen when playing Minecraft that you are really struck by the extreme beauty of some quartz buildings? Or are you really amazed at the functionality with which an observer or a daylight detector works? I’m sure the first few times you will be really impressed! Well know that at the base of all this there is a very important material and not difficult to find: it is the Nether Quartz. The Nether Quartz cannot be formed through a crafting table but can only be mined. However, the Nether is really packed with it and picking it up is child’s play!

because through the Nether Quartz you can get beautiful quartz blocks with which to build temples, houses, buildings of various types, decorations and much more. But not only … In fact with the Nether Quartz you can build a very useful Daylight detector, or set up the magical observer. But you can also make blocks of Diorite, Granite as well as build redstone comparators, which are fundamental when trying to set up some sort of automatism.

In this guide I will show you how to mine the Nether Quartz in a few simple steps. In this way you will learn all the tricks of the case and you will recognize the Nether Quartz in a few moments in the blocks in which it is set. After all, the name of the game also says it: Minecraft means creating but first we have to dig, and the more you dig the better! After all, it’s really so fun that you immediately want to do it. What are we waiting for then? Let’s not waste any more time and see how it’s done! Let’s get started right away!

Required Materials to Mine Nether Quartz:

Image Name Quantity
Pickaxe (Diamond/Wooden/Golden/Stone/Iron/Netherite) 1

Finding Nether Quartz is not so difficult: you can choose get it from nature in survival mode, so follow the first option. If you are in creative mode, go directly to the second option.


 1. Go in search of a Nether Quartz Ore Block

Go to the Nether and find a block of Nether Quartz Ore. Its appearance is like what you see in this photo:

2. Take a Pickaxe & Collect the item

Grab any type of pickaxe and dig into the block. You can use any type of pickaxe!

Climb onto the precipitated material once the destruction of the block is complete to collect the Nether Quartz in your inventory, so you can use it whenever you want! Really a breeze!


You can easily find Nether Quartz, if you are in creative mode, in the “Materials” section