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The Current Buzz Vol 2 Issue 7
a pot on the stove and melt them over low to
medium heat, stirring every few minutes until
melted. You can put butter into the slow cooker,
just make sure they have started to melt before
The BLUNT Truth
all are flavors are as translucent as Lifesavers,
don’t get creeped out, they taste dang good.
• Gather everything before you begin.
• Use Pam to grease your molds (or mini
Pour the butter into a Crockpot. Turn on low
ice cube trays) before you start.
for 6 hours. Put the Decarbed flower into your
• You can make molds using powdered
butter using a spoon and stir gently. While
sugar and the back of a teaspoon. Pour
the butter is infusing, stir once an hour. When
out thick coat of sugar, mash spoon in to
finished, allow to cool for 30 minutes and stir for
make molding cavities.
a few seconds.
• You can reheat to soften the candy mix
to work it longer, but you can only do it
When the infusion is complete, pour the butter
through a cheesecloth-lined strainer into a glass
• We found candy molds, flavorings,
bowl. You will want to squeeze all the extra
candy wrappers, lollipop sticks at Hobby
butter out of the cheesecloth then handwash it.
Lobby. They have lots of candy supply
Clearly mark your Cannabutter, then store
in your refrigerator in a glass dish with a
You will need:
fitted lid. Use within 2 weeks. You can freeze
Cannabutter, just be sure to wrap it well, leaving
• 1 3.4 oz box Jello, any flavor (bolder
no air pockets. Use within 2-3 months.
flavors mask the cannabis better)
• Heavy bottom saucepan
• Candy thermometer (or submersible
kitchen thermometer that goes to 300
• ½ Cup light corn syrup
• ¾ Cup white sugar
• ¼ Cup cannabutter OR 1-2 Tablespoons
tincture (increase/decrease as you see
fit, it does not impact the recipe. I used
1/8 C Cannabutter with ½ Tablespoon
• Optional: A few drops of flavoring or
extract to cover marijuana taste further.
We tried cherry Jello and lemon and
Orange Jello with vanilla. Orange was
better. You can add coloring, but Jello is
pretty colorful already. Seems pointless.
• If you have lollipop sticks, make
lollipops, cut pieces of wax paper to
wrap your candies if you want, or just
have one and stare at the wall. The
Easy JELLO CannaCandy (uses
possibilities are endless, as is the time-
CannaButter OR Tincture) Homemade
We can’t give you a quantity as we don’t know
how much cannabutter you will use or the size
Mix the Corn Syrup, cannabutter (and/or
mold. So easy, my DOG can do this (but he
tincture) and sugar in the saucepan using a
gets fur in them, Ew). They are tasty, but not
longer handled spoon. Over medium heat, bring
contents to a boil stirring constantly, then clip
the thermometer in the pan, being careful to
not rest it on the bottom. Cook the sugar/syrup
while stirring until the temperature reaches 275
Remove the pan from the burner and remove
the thermometer from the pan. Slowly pour the
Jello into the pot while stirring. Add a drop or
two of flavoring, then pour into molds.
Do not wait to pour into the molds unless
you want one big stoner Lifesaver. The
candy sets up in seconds. If your candy got
ahead of you, return it to the stove, heat it over
medium low heat and try again. If you’re on
strike 2, pour it into a pan, smash it down as
thin as possible, let it harden and break it apart.
Your dosing will be meaningless, but you’ll have
a fabulous story to tell your great grandkids
Austin D. Page
Cannabis Business Consultant
Hydroponics Automation Expert