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. 



August 14, 2018

Bloom Farms 1-for-1 mission inspires the community to give back

Living in California, agriculture and food products are always a topic of conversation. This shouldn’t come as a surprise considering California’s 70,000+ farms generate more than 400 commodities, making it...

June 5, 2018

This Bay Area trailblazer is on a mission to rebuild Marin County’s cannabis culture one customer at a time

Elise McRoberts, Chief of Communications and Curation for California Wellness, knows her cannabis. She also knows a thing or two about rock and roll, fashion, hul...

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...

February 28, 2018

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 coo...

February 27, 2018

 (Photo credit: Alex Junho Kim & Opulent Chef) 

Thursday Infused is a gourmet series for the canna-curious. Guests will have a chance to meet the chef, discover new brands, and learn about cannabis at this educational happy hour in San Francisco.

As we gear up for t...

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