Not to be confused with [Fortifying Elixir].
Fortifying Brew
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  • Fortifying Brew
  • Level 28 Brewmaster monk ability
  • 6 min cooldown
  • Instant
  • Turns your skin to stone for 15 sec, increasing your current and maximum health by 15%, and reducing all damage you take by 15%.
Usable by
Class Monk
School Physical
Cooldown 6 minutes
Other information
Level learned 28
Improvements [Microbrew]
Affects [Stagger]
Related buff
  • Fortifying Brew
  • Health increased by 10%, damage taken reduced by 15%, and damage delayed by Stagger increased by an additional 15%.
  • Duration: 15 seconds

Fortifying Brew is a level 24 Brewmaster monk ability, increasing your health by 15% for 15 seconds, and reducing all damage taken by 15%.



Equipment set bonuses

  • Tier 16 Armor of Seven Sacred Seals 2-pc bonus used to reduce the cooldown of Fortifying Brew by 30 sec, but as a legacy item, it is currently inactive and its effects are disabled.

Patch changes

  • Legion Patch 7.2.5 (2017-06-13): Fortifying Brew increases Stagger % by 10% (was 20%)
  • Legion Hotfix (2017-05-22): Ironskin Brew and Fortifying Brew once again grant the correct Stagger percentage.
  • Legion Hotfix (2016-09-01): Fortifying Brew should no longer grant more than the intended bonus when combined with other effects that increase health.
  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): Now available only to Brewmaster.
  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.0.2 (2014-10-14): Now lasts 15 seconds (down from 20 seconds).
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): Added.

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