You’re a self-confessed chocolate lover and weed lover.
We’ve got you covered with a simple and easy chocolate weed edible recipe that will satisfy both of your cravings.
In this guide, we will go over:
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Why Make Chocolate Weed Edibles?
Aside from being a delicious way to consume weed, there are multiple health benefits associated with consuming chocolate weed edibles. In addition, there chocolate edibles can be made effortlessly.
It’s a Safer Way to Consume Weed
Edible consumption is a great way to receive all of the health benefits of weed without risking any damage to your body.
Chocolate weed edibles carry zero risks for lung damage, unlike other methods of consumption such as smoking or vaping weed.
Chocolate Weed Edibles Are Full of Antioxidants
Chocolate weed edibles combine two antioxidant powerhouses:
Antioxidants play an important role in our diet, as they can help protect us from:
Additionally, antioxidants are our only defense against “free radicals,” which are highly reactive molecules that can cause damage to our bodies through oxidation.
They Provide Long-Lasting Weed Health Benefits
Since THC is absorbed in the body through digestion when consuming chocolate edibles, the effects of THC are slowly released over time to produce a longer lasting high.
Many people who aren’t keen on the smell of weed prefer eating edibles as opposed to other methods of consumption like smoking or vaping.
Regardless of how it is consumed, chocolate edibles still provide the amazing health benefits that weed is known for, including:
Can You Get High From Chocolate Edibles?
Just like any weed product, chocolate edibles produce the iconic high that weed consumption is known for.
However, combining chocolate and weed in an edible requires a little more precision to achieve desirable effects.
Researchers have found that chocolate suppresses the signal for THC in edibles. This phenomenon is known as the “matrix effect”. The more chocolate there is in an edible, the less THC potency there seems to be. The less chocolate in an edible, the higher the THC levels are.
6 Ingredients You Need to Make Chocolate Weed Bars
We have found that combining the Minimalist Baker’s recipe for Honey Mamas with high-quality, THC-infused oil makes the perfect chocolate weed edible.
Let’s review the ingredients you will need.
#1: Cacao or Unsweetened Cocoa Powder
Like weed, cacao and cocoa powder are rich in antioxidants and anti-inflammatories, which can help improve:
Also similar to weed, quality matters. Always read the label to make sure you are purchasing authentic, high-quality cacao powder or unsweetened cocoa powder.
This recipe recommends using a mixture of both powders to create a balance of chocolatey, bitter notes from cacao powder and the sweeter notes of cocoa powder.
#2: Almond Butter
The nutrients in almond butter are known for improving heart health, as well as improving:
For the best quality and texture, we recommend looking for freshly ground almond butter at your grocery store.
#3: Coconut Oil
Coconut oil is a vital ingredient for achieving the perfect texture in your chocolate edible.
Additionally, coconut oil boasts health benefits such as:
#4: Raw and/or Local Hone
The honey in this recipe will help naturally sweeten the flavor of your chocolate edible.
In addition to being another ingredient high in antioxidants, local honey can also help:
For ultimate freshness and quality, we recommend using a local variety that can be found at your neighborhood grocery store or local farmer’s market.
#5: Sea Salt
Sea salt and chocolate are a match made in heaven.
A pinch of sea salt in this recipe is necessary to help:
#6: THC-Infused Oil
Using a high-quality THC-infused oil is a great way to shorten the marijuana chocolate edible-making process. Using a THC-infused oil allows you to skip all of the grinding and decarboxylating while still achieving a delicious edible that produces desired effects.
For this recipe, we recommend using a THC-infused oil that contains 50mg of THC.
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Step-by-Step Guide to Amazing (and Easy) Chocolate Weed Bars
To create these delicious chocolate weed bars, you’ll need to measure out the following ingredients:
Remember when we said chocolate weed edibles were ridiculously easy to make? We meant it!
Here’s what you need to do:
In a small mixing bowl, combine sifted cacao and cocoa powder, almond butter, melted coconut oil, raw honey, THC-infused oil, and salt. Gently stir to form a combined, thick paste. Make adjustments for consistency if needed (If your mixture is too thin, add more cacao/cocoa powder. If it’s too thick, add more honey or coconut oil).
Form your chocolate into a bar by plopping the mixture onto a sheet of parchment paper, folding one side over the other, and using a rolling pin to create a ¼ or ½ inch thick bar. Enjoy These chocolates can be enjoyed your chocolate edible fudge style or pop your creations into the freezer for 20-30 minutes for a firmer treat
Indulge in your chocolate edible in small portions. Remember, it can take up to 3 hours to start feeling the effects of edibles, so don’t overdo it on your portion size!
How to Make Chocolate Weed Edibles Truffle Style
If you’re looking for a step up to this classic chocolate weed bar recipe, you can opt to make your chocolate edibles truffle style.
Simply follow step one as described above.
Instead of creating a bar, scoop small amounts of your chocolate mixture and roll them into little balls.
For an extra chocolatey flavor, you can roll your truffle balls in unsweetened cocoa powder.
Warning: While these truffles are delicious and easy to pop into your mouth, watch your portions and don’t eat too many. Keep in mind that it can take up to 3 hours for the effects of these chocolate edibles to set in, so take it slow.
How to Store Chocolate Weed Edibles
Chocolate weed edibles are as easy to store as they are to make.
You can store your chocolate edibles in the fridge for up to one to two weeks or in the freezer for one month or more.
Note: While this recipe will form a solid bar, the bars will begin to soften over time in a room-temperature environment. These chocolate weed edibles are best consumed straight from the fridge.
More Ideas for Chocolate Weed Edibles
While this is a simple yet delicious recipe for chocolate weed edibles, the combinations of chocolate and weed are endless.
More tasty chocolate edible treats you can make include:
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Ready to Get Cooking? Find The Full Chocolate Edible Recipe Here
Makes 8 ¼ inch bars
Prep time: 5 minutes
Total time: 5 minutes
Keep in mind that it can take up to 3 hours to feel the full effects of these chocolate weed bars, so enjoy small portions and take it slow.
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