This recipe yields four cookies, each with about 5 mg of CBD.
Photo, Erik Putz. Food styling, Irene Ngo. Prop styling, Rayna Marlee Schwartz.
A four-cookie batch featuring CBD oil, dark chocolate and nuts, with the option to add a THC buzz.
These CBD cookies are meant to be consumed almost immediately. (If you plan on storing cookies, place them in resealable bags and clearly label your treats. Keep them out of reach of children and pets.)
Substitute 20 mg CBD oil with a total of 4 mg THC oil, if desired. This will yield four cookies, each with about 1 mg of THC. Experienced users can mix and match the proportions of CBD and THC oils.
CBD oil can be consumed my ingesting the oil itself, through a vaporizer, or by eating it used in cooking and baking! (source) It is 100% safe to use, and can even be used for pets with anxiety.
CBD is shown to have a relaxing effect by repressing the arousal of your nervous system, and can, therefore, help relieve anxiety. You may not notice any immediate change when taking CBD oil since CBD oil is not like taking a psychoactive drug. You may feel more benefits from incorporating CBD oil into your routine over the course of a week.
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One sensation you may feel immediately after taking CBD oil is a greater sense of calmness. Many people also enjoy taking CBD oil to help them sleep because of this calming effect.
CBD oil is also not addictive and is currently legal in Canada and the UK. Hemp-derived CBD is currently legal in all 50 States of the United States, though there are some grey areas. (Watch this video to learn more about the legality of CBD in the United States.)
These drinks incorporate CBD oil in them for an easy way to enjoy your CBD oil if you’re feeling anxious in the morning, or need a little help relaxing in the evening.
CBD oil is a fantastic all-natural ingredient that can be used in homemade foods and beverages. In fact, home cooks and bakers can find a plethora of delicious recipes online for introducing CBD oil into everything from compound butters, smoothies and soups to cookies, sauteed veggies and salad dressings.
30 cookies. The dosage of CBD per cookie will depend on the milligrams of CBD your CBD oil contains.
More Important Tips for Cooking or Baking with CBD Oil
- Preheat your oven to 300 degrees Fahrenheit.
- Combine softened butter and sugars until soft and fluffy for roughly 2–3 minutes. Add eggs to the mixture and mix well. Add vanilla extract and CBD oil until all ingredients are incorporated.
- Add flour, baking soda and salt. Mix well until smooth. Avoid overmixing. Scoop tablespoon-size balls of cookie dough onto an ungreased cookie sheet and approximately two inches apart. Bake in preheated oven for
If you are looking for other delicious ideas for easily incorporating CBD oil into your homecooked diet, consider one of the following easy:
Because CBD is sensitive to light and heat, always store your baked goods infused with CBD oil in an airtight container kept in a dark, cool place. This will help to ensure that your CBD pies, cookies, cinnamon rolls, muffins or other baked creations remain fresh, and the health and wellness benefits of the CBD are not diminished.
While many believe that warming up CBD oil may increase the effectiveness of CBD, such as adding it to a cup of coffee or tea, high temperatures may in fact destroy many of the active compounds in CBD. When baking with CBD oil, ensure that you keep your oven set to between 320 and 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Any hotter and the CBD in your baked goods recipe could evaporate.