CBD Desserts

Some things are better mixed! CBD oil included

Cannabidiol (CBD) has gained popularity in the medical marijuana industry because of its potential medicinal benefits without the psychoactive effects usually associated with taking marijuana. It’s the reason why many people have started to buy CBD oil, and while this can be taken on its own, some find the taste rather off-putting. Luckily, oil infused with cannabidiol can be mixed with a variety of food and drinks. If you’ve decided to buy CBD oil online, here is a list of food and drinks to infuse the oil with.

Snacks

Pumpkin Spice Latte Loaf with CBD Icing

Instead of mixing CBD onto the loaf, allow the taste of pumpkin spice and coffee to fill it up and infuse CBD in the icing. This is perfect for pre-lunch tea or coffee, just before you have a full course meal. And instead of using instant espresso powder, try mold-free beans to make this snack healthier. 

CBD Chocolate Coconut Cups

These rich, two-layer treats are the perfect way to tide your appetite before the next meal. It has two layers — the one with the coconut and the other, the chocolate. Both layers are infused with CBD, a clever way to mask the taste while snacking on it before your next meal.

CBD Peppermint Chocolate Cups

This cannabis oil recipe offers two layers of flavor with a matcha cacao butter top and a chocolate bottom. You can either use liquid stevia or maple syrup to taste. You can also use spinach powder if you don’t like the taste of matcha. And don’t forget to only use premium dark chocolate to make this snack more delectable.

CBD Bliss Balls

This snack isn’t called bliss balls for nothing. It has a satisfying combination of spices, cacao nibs, shredded coconut, almond flour, and a healthy dose of CBD. Make this snack ball more interesting by adding Ceylon cinnamon or raw nuts sprinkled at the top.

Drinks

CBD Pumpkin Golden Milk

Instead of pumpkin spice latte, buy CBD instead and add it to this golden drink. Gather some coconut milk, pumpkin purée, and pumpkin spices. Blend it all together for a drink that’s not just perfect for the fall but for all seasons. Make this drink extra special by adding Ceylon cinnamon and full-fat coconut milk.

CBD Fresh Mint Tea

Give your mint tea a twist by adding CBD-infused honey poured over ice for one relaxing drink. Make sure to brew fresh mint tea leaves too and raw CBD honey to enjoy the full health benefits of the ingredients.

Dairy-Free Green Tea Matcha Latte

This drink is actually a part of the paleo diet and is packed with healthy fats from creamy coco butter and antioxidants from matcha powder. Buy high-quality CBD, and instead of using coconut sugar, use birch xylitol, stevia, or non-GMO erythritol instead.

CBD Chocolate Latte

For those who aren’t exactly big fans of coffee, this drink is a perfect low-caffeine alternative. Choose sweetened milk as the base and add cannabis oil mixed with raw cacao powder. Add coconut milk to make this latte creamier and sweet maple syrup to taste.

CBD Golden Milk

What gives this milk its golden color is the mixture of ginger and turmeric. It makes the milk spicy, and along with CBD infused oil, even makes it healthier. Use raw honey to sweeten it and add a full cat coconut milk to make it creamier. You can add nutmeg and black pepper on this drink too to give it a twist.

Desserts

Chocolate Lavender CBD Truffles

These truffles are lovely to look at and are loaded with health benefits. Its made of coconut oil sweetened chocolate, lavender-infused coconut butter, and a dose of CBD. It’s high in fat but will sure make you calm. Add a purple food coloring to enhance the appearance of the truffles and use maple syrup to sweeten it.

CBD Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Who doesn’t love a delightful chocolate chip cookie? Cookies and cannabis are always a good combo, but for this specific recipe, use your handy cannabis oil mixed with coconut oil. Add creamy almond butter and grain-free flours, and you get a cookie that’s tasty and healthy.

CBD Butter Mints

Apart from the oil of cannabis, you can also use CBD isolate powder on this recipe. This is a simple dessert made of vanilla and butter and you can make this 20 minutes tops. Instead of vanilla bean paste, use powdered vanilla bean instead and CBD-infused oil.

CBD Gummies

Gummies are fun to eat, but with the help of CBD, it can be a dessert that will help you sleep better. This chewy treats can be made of either lemon juice or tart cherry juice.

Cookies and Cream Cheesecake CBD Bites

You can make this recipe healthier by skipping the sugar. This CBD bites will taste just fine without it as it’s ingredients make it rich and flavorful. Simply mix cacao mixture and almond flour to make your cookie and add almond milk cream cheese to make it creamy. Don’t forget to add a dose of CBD to enjoy its benefits.

Other Ways to Take Cannabidiol-Infused Oil

The easiest way to take a dose of this hemp compound especially to beginners is to ingest it. Swallowing the oil or mixing it in food and drinks allows it to pass through the digestive system so it can be metabolized by the lover. The essential compounds will then enter your bloodstream.

Apart from ingesting it, here are the other ways you can take CBD-infused oil.

Sublingual

Pure oil, concentrates, and tinctures can be administered sublingually or under the tongue. This delivery makes it easier for the capillaries in the mucous membranes to absorb the oil and direct it to the bloodstream. The rest is then swallowed and slowly digested by the body.

For sublingual delivery, hold the dropper under the tongue for up to two minutes to ensure that the mucous membranes absorb the cannabinoids well. This method bypasses the liver and digestive system, making the compound interact with the endocannabinoid system within minutes.

Topical Application

Salves, lotion, and creams can be infused with CBD so that it can be directly applied to the skin. The cannabinoids will work on the uppermost layer of the cells mostly and there’s very little chance of the compound entering the bloodstream. There are also moisturizers, shampoos, and soaps that are infused with hemp extracts or CBD.

Inhalation

Inhalation is mostly done by vaping, which is one popular activity among adults. Vape pens can be loaded with oils so that it can be inhaled and will enter the lungs then diffused into the bloodstream.

It is said that inhalation is one of the most effective ways to completely take in CBD. You can buy CBD oil online in the form of vaporizer e-juice or in brick-and-mortar shops.

Conclusion

The use of oils infused with CBD is becoming popular these days, and while many find the taste fine, some people don’t actually like the bitterness of the extract. You can make the experience more pleasant by mixing the oil in your everyday food and drinks. If not, there are other ways to take CBD oil, as outlined above.

Try any of the recipes above in which you can mix CBD extracts easily. These are merely some of them and there are still a lot of food and drinks you can mix the oil with. Don’t be afraid to buy CBD and experiment so you can discover what works for you best. Enjoy!

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