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This High-End Edibles Startup Targets A New Kind Of Cannabis Consumer - Cannabis News

Serra is one of a handful of companies diving into the skyrocketing edibles market.

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This 4/20, Catch A Buzz With A Cannabis Cocktail - Cannabis News

While basement chemists and chefs continue to elaborate on edibles, the market is looking toward “drinkables” as the next frontier in catching a high.

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Dispensary cooks up creative, tasty noshes for medical marijuana patients – Cannabis News

Any college student can bake pot brownies. A few A-plus local food pros, however, have set their goals much higher.

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Gummies And Mints Are Hits In The Edible Marijuana Market – Cannabis News

Since edibles don't produce any smoke or smell, they are quickly being adopted by people who prefer discretion.

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A Beginner's Guide to Marijuana Edibles – Cannabis News

Forays into cannabis cookery.

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I made my son cannabis cookies. They changed his life – Cannabis News

It seemed like a miracle. And seven years later, it’s still working. But unlike with other wonder drugs, we can’t just pop into the pharmacy for refills.

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16 cannabis lifestyle trends that helped define 2016 – Cannabis News

You could call it the year of the cannabis consumer: retailers finally focus on UX, celebrities cater to enthusiasts, media outlets clamor for attention and a more refined world of edibles and concentrates has emerged.

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This chocolatier adds caramel, toffee and cannabis to her chocolates – Cannabis News

The first time cannabis chocolatier Vanessa Lavorato tried a marijuana-infused edible, it was on 4/20, the national cannabis-culture holiday, and she was at a celebratory gathering in Santa Cruz.

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How the Agency Grind Led This Art Director to Dream Up Gourmet Marijuana Edibles – Cannabis News

For freelance art director Monica Lo, weed isn't just a cure for creative woes, it's also her burgeoning part-time business.

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Colorado Gives Marijuana Candy a New Look to Avoid Confusion – Cannabis News

DENVER (AP) -- Wondering if that brownie contains pot? Colorado has you covered.

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This Character Actor Turned to the Marijuana Biz When TV Gigs Started Drying Up – Cannabis News

By the time his acting career had slowed, Perry Anzilotti had already learned how to extract THC from cannabis so that it could be used for cooking.

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This beautiful line of marijuana edibles was created by an ex-Apple employee – Cannabis News

"User-friendly" is not a word we hear often when describing marijuana edibles.

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Cannabis Infused Toothpaste: Why Weed Was Made For Teeth - Cannabis News

It has been said that smoking pot can be bad for your teeth, causing quite a bit of severe, unnecessary tooth decay. Find out why and how cannabis infused toothpaste will change everything.

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Marijuana edibles to be sold legally in Oregon June 2 – Cannabis News

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Marijuana edibles will be legally available to buy in medical marijuana dispensaries in Oregon Thursday, June 2.

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The WeedLife Network celebrates a landmark event for the company by releasing new versions of two websites and announcing a special SEO offer

The two revamped sites are now fully integrated into WeedLife’s ground-breaking network of websites and applications for legal marijuana businesses and consumers – while the SEO deal can assist start-ups competing online with established cannabis businesses.

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The Woman at the Center of Colorado's Booming Edibles Industry – Marijuana News

Jaime Lewis, the founder of Mountain Medicine, blends her culinary expertise with her knowledge of weed in order to make edibles that don't taste like crap. We talked to the chef-turned-weed-chef about cooking with cannabis and the industry's future.

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Cannabis is on the menu in America - so who will be the Starbucks of marijuana?

Hashman Infused marijuana chocolate bars are hand-crafted by a classically trained artisan chocolatier. Photo: Salvador Ingram

The change in US cannabis laws has led to a growing market in food and drink laced with the drug, as Meg Carter reports.

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When Pets Do Pot: A High That's Not So Mighty

Pug dog and cookie. Image: Brandon2 via Wikimedia Commons
Angus Chen ~ NPR.org ~
 
The Pet Poison Helpline, a 24-hour pet poison control center, has seen a fourfold increase in calls concerning pets experiencing marijuana intoxication over the past three years.
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Colorado may ban 'candy' name on marijuana treats

In this Sept. 26, 2014, file photo, smaller-dose pot-infused brownies are divided and packaged at The Growing Kitchen in Boulder, Colo. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)
Kristen WyattAssociated Press ~
 
DENVER (AP) -- Edible marijuana products in Colorado may soon come labeled with a red stop sign, according to a draft of new rules released Wednesday by state marijuana regulators.
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The most pernicious marijuana myth, debunked

cannabis buds at Denver grow
 
A new study is raising hackles about pot-laced edibles. The statistics really aren't as alarming as they seem.
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