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About Jessica Catalano

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Jessica Catalano is a Professional Cannabis Culinarian, Medical Cannabis Food Blogger, Food Columnist at SKUNK Magazine, Medical Cannabis Advocate, a regular contributor to various websites and magazines, Cannabis Lifestyle Advocate, and Author of The Ganja Kitchen Revolution: The Bible of Cannabis Cuisine. She has combined her two loves of food and cannabis into stylish medicated dishes for Medical Cannabis patients. Catalano specializes in strain-specific medicated cooking and baking that enhances the flavor profiles of the dishes she creates.Catalano is a medical cannabis patient and has been cooking with marijuana since early 1997 for medicinal purposes. She continues to strive for excellence both in cooking, baking and medical cannabis knowledge. Her goal is to help as many medical cannabis patients as she possibly can, creating a better quality of life for them.

Posts by Jessica Catalano:

Recipe: Lactose Free Graham Cracker Crust Spiced Kief Pumpkin Pie

Recipe: Lactose Free Graham Cracker Crust Spiced Kief Pumpkin Pie

The aromatic of spice and pumpkin in a warm home always brings one delight and nostalgia. This sweet dessert is traditionally eaten during the fall and winter during holiday celebrations. In 1675, the first recipe for pumpkin pie was published in England. But pumpkin pie did not become a Thanksgiving and Christmas staple until the […]

Crow Medicine: Exploring Spirituality with Cannabis

Crow Medicine: Exploring Spirituality with Cannabis

Birds represent the element of air and are all messengers from the Great Spirit (God). Each bird carries their own medicine or lessons to teach you that are relevant to your current life path. Regardless of spiritual beliefs, bird medicine will still come to you whether you believe in it or not. It is when […]

Recipe: Medicated Pocket Pies with Decarboxylized Kief

Recipe: Medicated Pocket Pies with Decarboxylized Kief

August through September is the peak time for fruit in Colorado across the state. Palisade peaches, blueberries, cherries, plums, you name it, are not only delicious and bountiful but also very cheap. If you are a fellow Coloradan, now is the time to start taking advantage of nature’s gift to make pies, jellies, jams, compotes, […]

RECIPE: Headband Stromboli

RECIPE: Headband Stromboli

Artisan bread must meet certain standards to be considered such. These qualities dictate that the bread must be handmade, use culture starters or pre-ferments and sourdough, have no additives or preservatives to extend the shelf life, and use traditional production methods. Making artisan bread is a labor of love and an art form that needs […]

MIXOLOGY: Cannabis Infused Absinthe

MIXOLOGY: Cannabis Infused Absinthe

Absinthe, the notorious and widely controversial spirit, has been my favorite drink since I first tried it at the age of 19 in Canada. But it wasn’t until last year that I was possessed with the thought of Absinthe infused with cannabis. I mulled over which strain to select for both optimal strain specific flavors and mind altering […]

Homemade Chocolope Peppermint Lip Frosting

Homemade Chocolope Peppermint Lip Frosting

Fall is fast approaching in the high country, which presents a need to keep lips hydrated and kissably soft. This simple lip frosting recipe uses ingredients that can be commonly found in most homes without the fuss of beeswax. Quick, simple, and medicated with the cannabis strain Chocolope from DNA Genetics, this recipe will surely make […]

How I Became An All-Organic Marijuana Grower

How I Became An All-Organic Marijuana Grower

All photos by Jessica Catalano My experience growing marijuana was minimal at best when I lived on the East and West coast. I would help people water, trim and babysit, but I never had the chance to utilize those skills to branch out on my own. When I first started growing in Colorado, it didn’t […]

Strawberry Cough Immune System Booster Smoothie

Strawberry Cough Immune System Booster Smoothie

PHOTO: Diane Fornbacher As the season has started to make its shift from warm summer to fall in Summit County, cooler weather patterns are flooding the county with daily rain storms. Mornings in the high country (10,000 ft or more in altitude) are in the low 50’s with mid 70’s during the day before the […]

Summit Sweet Skunk Coffee Facial, Hair and Cellulite Scrub

Summit Sweet Skunk Coffee Facial, Hair and Cellulite Scrub

Pampering yourself doesn’t have to be expensive because there are a few tricks you can employ in the comfort of your own home that will save you time and money. This simple coffee scrub uses recycled coffee grounds combined with Summit Sweet Skunk and can be used in three different ways to leave your skin […]

Jessica Catalano’s Top 10 Gardening Supplies & Seed Companies

Jessica Catalano’s Top 10 Gardening Supplies & Seed Companies

10) Greenhouse Seed Company In 1985, Arjan (The King of Cannabis) founded The Green House Seed Company in Amsterdam. This company has been killing it for years as far as genetics are concerned. A man after my own heart, Arjan obsessively collected genetics from all over the world to ensure breeding that would produce high […]