Cannabutter 101: How To Dose Your Baking Without Totally Baking Your Friends

No edibles to be found? If you have bud and butter, then you can make a cannabis-infused butter with which to medicate you own food. Cannabutter is one of the simplest, most common ways, to make weed-infused treats. Here’s how to make a batch of butter and dose your baking without totally baking your friends.

Decarboxylating Marijuana for Cannabutter

In order to activate its psychoactive potential, the flower must be heated slowly at a low temperature, a process called decarboxylation, before infusing the butter.

  1. Spread 1/2 oz of dry, broken up marijuana flower onto a baking sheet.
  2. Bake at 240 degrees for 40 minutes.
  3. Add 1 cup of butter to 2 1/2 cups of water in a saucepan. Induction will keep the heat steadier than a gas range; either will work, one just takes some extra attention.
  4. When the butter liquifies, break up the decarbed bud

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