While cannabis has been legal in many forms since October 2018, this fall will see the legalization of cannabis edibles, and with it a real interest in weed-infused beverages.
Constellation Brands invested billions in Canopy Growth as they move forward to producing a cannabis drink, and Coke briefly flirted with the idea of a CBD wellness concoction while others develop new technologies and methods to create them.
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The largest issue facing many of these brewers is that cannabis drinks available in Canada through the black market don’t currently taste very good. Most are downright bad.
There are a collection of methods used to create drinkable THC, which is harder than it sounds. THC