October 7, 2019
It's that spooky season and I know everyone is pretty excited about it. So I thought it would be cool to infuse what I'm calling a Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Taste-A-Like. It's not exactly a replica since, these little devils are ball shaped and not cup shaped, but they're pretty close to a similar flavor and texture.
For this recipe, I used 5.5 grams of whole cannabis called Pineapple Planet. It's just what I had on hand but probably wasn't the best choice for this particular recipe. If I had made a raspberry truffle or something more fruit flavored, I think this would have been a perfect pairing. I'd opt for something a little more earthy tasting than fruity. Oh well, you live and you learn. I did end up with about 20mg THC/truffle which is perfect since I'll usually pop 2 or 3 at a time. They're very tasty so it's hard to eat just one.
Further, as I mention in the video, I covered the cannabis when decarboxylating and I think that contributed to more of the flavor getting trapped in the cannabis. It's not necessarily a bad thing but it does seem like a lot of you prefer your edibles to NOT taste like weed.
Which also brings me to some tips on minimizing the odor when you're infusing oils/butter to use in your edibles.
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