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Recipe: Cannabis Hempesto

Recipe: Cannabis Hempesto

Submitted by YellowJuana Cake Hempesto 3 cups washed, fresh basil leaves, stems removed, patted dry 2-4 garlic cloves, peeled – according to taste 1/3-1/2 cup pecans, pine nuts, almonds or walnuts 1 tablespoon hemp seeds 10 tablespoons cannabis infused olive oil, or more, as needed 1/2 cup grated Parmesan or Romano cheese Pinch of sea […]

What Denver Edible Brands Had Food Safety Violations?

What Denver Edible Brands Had Food Safety Violations?

In an article published last Friday, The Denver Post created an interactive map of the city that shows cannabis consumers what cannabis-infused edible businesses have been cited for health violations so far in 2014. At first glance, the numbers seem shocking: there have 237 food safety violations that could be related to foodborne illnesses and […]

RECIPE: Cucumber Tomato Yum Summer Salad

RECIPE: Cucumber Tomato Yum Summer Salad

Cucumbers are a perfect veggie for the summer. They’re technically fruit, but let’s not split hairs. They’re great for hydrating and cooling you off, and they’ve very easy to prepare. All you have to do is wash them, peel them if you want, and slice them. They’re a great snack for kids because they can […]

RECIPE: Medicated BBQ Sauce for a Glorious Grill-Out

RECIPE: Medicated BBQ Sauce for a Glorious Grill-Out

Photo Credit: Gradi Jordan With summer celebrations such as the 4th of July quickly approaching, outdoor activity increases and the demand for barbeque is high.  This is a favorite recipe for homemade barbeque sauce, which can be made with or without infused cannabis oil.  Our family makes large batches (as this recipe demonstrates) and stores […]

Recipe: Strawberry Fields Forever Bake

Recipe: Strawberry Fields Forever Bake

Summer is in full swing, and that can only mean one thing: fresh, seasonal strawberries are finally available for purchase. Sure, the convenience of big box grocery stores means that strawberries are now available year-round, but when it comes to flavor, you can’t beat a strawberry grown locally, picked recently, and ripened in the sun […]

Review: Compassionate Medicinal Edibles Sea Salt Caramel Bar

Review: Compassionate Medicinal Edibles Sea Salt Caramel Bar

I am a huge fan of the Compassion Medicinal Edibles Sea Salt Caramel Bar, dipped in Chocolate. We carry them at Magnolia Wellness in Oakland, where I work as Ambassador. The main flavor is a perfect buttery blend of cannabis and caramel, covered in solid dark chocolate. Together with a touch of salt, this makes the perfect […]

RECIPE: Putting the “FUN” in Funeral Potatoes

RECIPE: Putting the “FUN” in Funeral Potatoes

PHOTO: GreenGlass1972 Anyone who has ever attended one will agree: funerals usually aren’t a lot of fun. Many funerals involve food. Some Mormon funerals involve a very specific, (locally) well known dish called “Funeral Potatoes.” “Funeral potatoes” is a common name for a wide variety of dishes, usually some type of potato and cheese casserole, which is […]

RECIPE: Cannabis Infused Groovy Green Granola

RECIPE: Cannabis Infused Groovy Green Granola

IMAGE: Vintage Granola Advertisement, 1893 Granola is a healthy, flavorful snack which is easy to make medicated with Cannabutter. This particular recipe is also great for diabetics or people with other dietary restrictions, as it contains a low level of brown sugar and no white sugars. Learning to cook “Cannabutter” is essential to the basics […]

Mormon-Inspired Medicated Jello, A  Caretaker’s Dream

Mormon-Inspired Medicated Jello, A Caretaker’s Dream

PHOTO: Andrea Pacheco, Creative Commons As parents, caretakers, physicians and all types of nurses and allied health professionals come to realize, respect, and acknowledge the benefits of cannabis, many are faced with the question of how best to administer the essential, extracted oils of the cannabis plant. From butter to oil to tinctures to crampy […]