Welcome to The Herb Somm, your gourmet guide to the wonderful world of cannabis! My online guides are dedicated to culinary experiences, recipes and pairings, cannabis 101, CBD, and transformative life experiences that will help you discover your unique herbal palate.


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Your gourmet guide to the wonderful world of cannabis.


My mission is to recommend creative ways to experience herbal products safely through easy cooking, food and wine pairings, and wellness. Based in San Francisco, California, I collaborate with local chefs and cannabis/CBD brands who are at the forefront of the industry. Be adventurous. I invite you to tap into your senses to discover your herbal palate. 


The Ultimate Guide to CBD is now available for pre-order!
Pre-Order Bonus. Order before March 24, 2020, and you’ll receive additional BONUS RECIPES that you can start using today! Just send your proof of purchase to the following email address ultimateguideCBD@quarto.com and we’ll send you the bonus recipes. 



June 14, 2019

Sharing a “Last Meal” with one of San Francisco’s most promising pop-up chefs

Photo credit:  Robert Gee

If you had one more night to live, what would your last meal be? At a May dinner in San Francisco, Chef Haejin Chun of Big Bad Wolf welcomed a small group into her hom...

May 8, 2018

This San Francisco gastronomist is redefining “gourmet” with his Michelin star-style cannabis infusions

What do cannabis, fine dining, and a Michelin star restaurant have in common? Meet Michael Magallanes, Founder of Opulent Chef. A few months ago, I had the pleasure o...

August 11, 2017

Meet the Talented Chef Behind the Bay Area’s Hottest Underground Infused Pop-Up

(Photo Credit: Dope Magazine)

Imagine an evening of small infused bites, curated cannabis pairings, and a gourmet meal prepared by one of San Francisco’s most talented canna-culinary chefs. M...

July 14, 2017

Bringing Sous Vide Cannabis Creations to San Francisco

(Photo by Patrick Wong)

Cooking with cannabis is one of the hottest trends in the herbal industry. Award winning chefs and talented edible producers are at the forefront of this exciting gourmet movement, and are cre...

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