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Dispelling 6 Common Cannabis Edible Myths

Dispelling 6 Common Cannabis Edible Myths Despite its various proven medicinal benefits, cannabis remains a controlled substance in most countries. While prohibition has set cannabis research back by decades, legalization of marijuana for medical (and recreational) use in many States has opened new gateways to explore the benefits of cannabis (edibles, tinctures, capsules, oil and more) for human health. Reported …

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5 Facts About Decarbing Weed (and 4 Ways to Do It Yourself)

  Decarboxylation is a process of heating cannabis at high temperatures of 250°F to convert non-psychoactive THCA into THC. The chemical process involved makes cannabis more effective when used in cooking. Here are five facts you should know about decarboxylation: 1. Why Decarb the Weed When vaporizing cannabis, the heat stimulates decarboxylation, hence, THCA converts into THC and the user …

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Stoned Lobsters: A Maine Restaurant’s Quest for Happier, More Humane Meat

Questions you didn’t think you’d ask yourself this year: Is getting a lobster stoned before cooking it the humane thing to do? Can a lobster even get stoned? Will you get stoned if you eat a stoned lobster? Thanks to one Maine restaurant’s quest for happier lobsters and more humane cooking methods, we may learn the answers to these questions. …

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Cooking On High: Cannabis Cooking Show Coming to Netflix

Cooking shows aren’t normally my cup of tea. But, that may all change on Jun 22. Netflix—creator of Stranger Things and savior of Arrested Development—has announced the first ever competitive cannabis cooking show. And, while the media giant doesn’t have a great track record of representing stoners accurately (see Disjointed), they have shown their commitment to cannabis in the past—even …

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Beginner’s Guide to Cooking with Cannabis Oil (and Cannabutter)

I love cooking. One of the only things I love more than a big meal is a big bowl of weed. Naturally, I’m interested in cooking with cannabis. Who wouldn’t want a kitchen full of delicious THC-infused foods? For many of us, that’s as far as the thought goes. Cooking with cannabis can seem so complicated and intimidating. Even if …

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The Difference Between Cannabis Oil, Essential Oil, and Cooking Oil

Cannabis oil doesn’t always mean cannabis oil. Depending on the person and context, “cannabis oil” could mean a high-THC concentrate for vaping, THC-infused cooking oil, or an ingredient in shampoos and lotions. Most of the time the mix-up is quickly resolved. Want to smoke or do a dab? Buy hash oil. Want to cook? Buy cannabis cooking oil. Want to …

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Marijuana Recipes to Win This Year’s Super Bowl Party

The Super Bowl is one of the heaviest drinking weekends of the year. So what can you do if you’re not a drinker? Or you just prefer marijuana? In an effort to make the Super Bowl a bit more super, I found marijuana-infused recipes for my favorite Super Bowl foods, from pre-game snacks to post-game treats. I recommend sticking to …