August 2017

Even pot is making the pivot to video now. Herb, a publication focused on cannabis culture, just raised $4.1 million in seed funding led by Lerer Hippeau Ventures, a significant part of which will go to build out its video ambitions. One-fourth of Herb’s 40 staffers are making video now; the funding will help it […]

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Yeah, that’s right, it’s tincture time! A staple in herbology, tinctures are a liquid, concentrated dose of herbs that pack a serious punch. To the surprise of many, tinctures are actually a form of extraction — concentrating herbs into their most potent form with the use of alcohol (similar to how vanilla extract is produced). […]

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If you like the idea of making your own edibles, but aren’t too sure how to actually get started, there’s a new herbal baking delivery kit service out of New York that might just be the missing link in your canna quest.Baking Supply Co.has come up with “healthy baking kits for herbal enthusiasts” —pre-portioned and […]

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Share on TwitterTweet Share on Facebook Get our stories in your inbox, free. Like Caribbean Life on Facebook. Permalink Email to a friend The title “Cooking With Herb” might suggest that a chef named Herbert might be the culinary guide in this new book aimed at fostering a more organic lifestyle. But be clear, this […]

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Share on TwitterTweet Share on Facebook Get our stories in your inbox, free. Like Caribbean Life on Facebook. Permalink Email to a friend The title “Cooking With Herb” might suggest that a chef named Herbert might be the culinary guide in this new book aimed at fostering a more organic lifestyle. But be clear, this […]

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In the Bay Area, you can consume marijuana in just about any form: high-end vape pen! Gummy bears! Cold brew! Now, a few enterprising chefs want to popularize the drug in a new form: cocktails. The combination of marijuana and alcohol is a common enough occurrence, but you’re not likely to find many people who […]

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Hey, pass the doobie… err, the gummy. We’re hearing the latter more often these days, because the love of edibles is growing like a weed (see what we did there?). In 2014 in Colorado alone (a.k.a. the capital of cannabis), 2.85 million units of edible retail cannabis-infused products were sold. Plus, nearly 30 percent of […]

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Ever wonder how to make cannabis-infused burgers? Well, wonder no more! Just in time for your Labor Day barbecue, we’re coming at you with this recipe for bangin’ canna-burgers. Amaze your friends and family with your mad culinary skills while getting them nicely buzzed. Luckily, burgers are fairly easy to make. Even better, infusing burgers […]

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If you’ve ever wanted to make edibles, but don’t know where to start, the Baking Supply Co. is here to help. The company offers a meal kit delivery service, featuring ingredients for all kinds of deserts, from salted chocolate chip cookies to granola bars to cupcakes with matcha frosting. It even offers gluten- and refined […]

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Lagunitas and Popular Cannabis-Extract Company Collaborate Lagunitas Brewing Company has partnered with cannabis-extract manufacturer CannaCraft — which makes and markets the AbsoluteXtracts line of vaping products — to develop a new beer and a new line of “premium distillate oils made with sun-grown cannabis and special hop recipes from Lagunitas.” The hop-forward beer — SuperCritical […]

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