The Herb Somm's Culinary Cannabis Gift Guide
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Looking for the perfect culinary cannabis gift? Here’s my holiday gift guide for the aspiring herbal chef featuring the best cannabis cookbooks, accessories, infused eats, and infusion devices out now. As a disclosure, this post may contain affiliate links. Happy Holidays!
Weed Gummies Cookbook
My favorite cookbook of 2022! Sous Weed’s new book is a must-buy and offers a wide array of delicious confections and dessert recipes, plus infused cooking tips. A few favorite recipes include Monica’s Gemstone Gummies and Spiced Orange Pâte de Fruits. Click here to purchase.
LEVO Infusion Device + Accessories
LEVO’s infusion devices are designed exclusively for activating and infusing botanicals into oil, butter, plus more! I especially love their easy-to-use accessories and kits. The ultimate gift for beginner chefs! Click here to purchase.
Always Fits Festive Oven Mitt + Dish Towel
Potli’s Gourmet Products
If you’re planning to host an event this holiday season or gift a host/hostess with something scrumptious, Potli’s lineup of savory and sweet gourmet products make for an excellent addition to any food spread. I’m especially fond of their infused shrimp chips…you’ll want to eat more than just one! Click here to learn more.
Cannabis Drinks Book
For beverage lovers! My latest book includes a wealth of information covering the infused beverage category, sensory evaluation techniques, mixology tips, how to create infusions, seasonal recipes, and so much more. This book is the perfect gift for anyone looking to learn more about infused mixology or simply making a delicious drink to pair with any festive occasion. Click here to purchase.
Ardent MINI Decarb/Infusion Device
Ardent’s new MINI Decarb/Infusion device is my favorite cooking tool to use on the go. Smaller than Ardent’s FX, the MINI is compact, making it ideal for travel. If there’s a chef in your life who is on the road, this is a wonderful gift! Use my code HERBSOMM for special savings. Click here to purchase.
Pot d’Huile Gourmet Products
I absolutely adore Pot d’Huile’s gourmet infused culinary items. In addition to their classic line of infused olive oils, Pot d’Huile has partnered with leading chefs across the country to produce a collection of exquisite hot sauces, chile oil, sesame oil, and more. The brand has also launched its beauty line, Pot d’Huile BEAUTÉ, which includes a luscious body balm and extra virgin facial oil. Click here to purchase.
For those looking to learn the ins and outs of infused cooking, the EDIBLES cookbook is a go-to resource for all things small bites! Written by Chef Coreen Carroll and Chef Stephanie Hua, this book is packed with delicious recipes for any season. Chef Stephanie also provides instructions on how to make her award-winning infused Mellows! Click here to purchase.
Old Pal "Baked At Home" Brownie Mix
Who doesn’t love a delicious home-baked brownie?! Old Pal’s brand new “Baked At Home” Brownie Mix is a mouthwatering gift for anyone with a sweet tooth. This brownie kit is easy-to-make, plus provides step-by-step instructions for easy baking. Click here to learn more.
Magical Butter Infusion Device
The Magical Butter machine has become a favorite among at-home chefs and self-care enthusiasts since it’s an excellent option for those looking to make a wide variety of infusions. This device is straightforward, allowing you to easily create several recipes with little to no effort, including a variety of butters, tinctures, lotions, and more. Click here to purchase.
Goldleaf’s Cannabis Cooking Journal
For those who are brand new to cooking with herbal products, Goldleaf’s Cooking Journal is the perfect culinary companion that allows you to track your recipes and infusions. It also provides the most important information for making infused items at home, plus a wonderful overview of terpenes + pairings. Click here to purchase.
Waffleye Leaf-Shaped Waffle Maker
For those who LOVE waffles! Waffleye’s leaf-shaped waffle maker is guaranteed to enhance any breakfast this holiday season. Whether you infuse the waffle batter or top your waffles with infused maple syrup, this waffle maker is a fun staple to have in your kitchen. Click here to purchase.
About the Author:
Jamie Evans is the founder of The Herb Somm and author of The Ultimate Guide to CBD: Explore the World of Cannabidiol and Cannabis Drinks: Secrets to Crafting CBD and THC Beverages at Home. She is an author, entrepreneur, and writer specializing in cannabis, food, recipes, wine, and the canna-culinary world. In addition to her work in the cannabis industry, Jamie has over a decade of wine industry experience and is a Certified Sommelier. Having represented a wide array of organizations and wineries, she is best known for her literary work and producing high-end events. She was also named as one of Wine Enthusiast Magazine’s Top 40 Under 40 Tastemakers in 2018. Follow her on Instagram and Twitter @TheHerbSomm.