Tips and tricks for choosing the best bud We’ve all had that moment. After purchasing your favorite cannabis strain, you finally open the jar and quickly discover something is wrong. Whether you detect an off-putting odor or the cannabis presents an unhealthy color, your senses know that your OG Kush just isn’t right. While stringent testing standards in California have helped with quality control, it’s important to know how to identify flaws in cannabis flower to ensure you
What cannabis and wine can learn from each other On Thursday, August 2nd, 2018 the Wine & Weed Symposium kicked off its second annual conference focusing on opportunities for wine professionals in the cannabis industry. Alongside Karli Warner of Garden Society, Devika Maskey and Allison Kosta of TSO Sonoma, and Rebecca Stamey-White, an esteemed cannabis lawyer from Hinman & Carmichael LLP, we discussed what’s legal for wine and weed events, and how cannabis event organizers a
As the summer season heats up, refreshing snacks are a great way to enliven your palate. Seasonal fruits and vegetables are an obvious choice when it comes to the warmer months, but there are many other ways you can get creative in the kitchen. To highlight healthy eating, we have selected seven of our favorite snacks for summer munchies. You will not find junk food on this list – only the freshest, most delicious creations that can be made in 5 minutes or less. We’ve also in
Cannabis is known for its many different scents. From citrus, to pineapple, to pine tree, there is a vast spectrum of aromas that are produced by the plant chemicals known as Terpenes. Terpenes are magical. Think back to your very first experience with cannabis. Do you remember the sumptuous aromas and flavors that came from the flower? Due to terpenes, that powerful smell is something most people never forget. As the world of cannabis continues to enhance the aroma spectrum
Tap into your senses to create the perfect cannabis, food, and wine pairings **As a disclosure, this post may contain affiliate links. One of our greatest gifts is our ability to use our five senses to interpret the world around us. Sight, smell, sound, taste, and touch all work harmoniously together to shape what we perceive. These important senses allow us to gain knowledge, to protect ourselves, and to enjoy the things we love.
While we unconsciously use our senses on a d
Six simple steps to making canna-foods at home (Photo Credit: Monica Lo of Sous Weed) If you are curious about cannabis, you might be wondering how to make a cannabis infusion at home. While it may seem intimidating at first, incorporating herbal products into your cooking routine is easy once you learn a thoughtful approach that works.
Before making your first infusion, it’s imperative to educate yourself on edibles and understand how your body will react. Many people belie