Baking and cooking are skills most people learn at some point. But candy making? That sounds like something you need some special training for. Right?
Here’s the thing: For all the fancy-shmancy show-stopping confections in the world, there are just as many humble candy recipes that you can easily make at home. And just like you can bake and cook with CBD, you can bring CBD into the candy-making mix.
Yes, you can make your own CBD edibles! You just need a few simple tools and the dedication to learn some new tricks to make the treats happen.
In this article, we’re focusing on two basic CBD candy recipes. Once you master the techniques in each of these, you’ll have the skills and confidence to go rogue!
But first, let’s run down the checklist of what you need to make your CBD candy-making projects a success.
Making CBD candy at home is a small investment up front. Just imagine how much you’ll save over the years, though. Plus, making your own candy means you’re in control of what goes into it. You can avoid fillers and artificial ingredients. That’s a win-win.
Final words of wisdom: Make sure your efforts are worth the time and energy by using a nano-CBD product. Nano-CBD is more bioavailable, so your body can put the CBD to work better and faster.
Once you’ve gathered these components and some other kitchen basics, you can don your apron and whip up some sweetness for your CBD routine.
For more tips on baking and cooking with CBD and CBD recipes, head to theCBD Cooking section of our blog next.
Making candy is like riding a bike. No —i t’s like riding a BMX bike. Once you learn how to do it, you’ll not only never forget, but you’ll keep on learning new tricks.
These two recipes teach you how to make two types of CBD candy:
With these recipes in your mental cookbook, you’ll notice other candy recipes come to you easier. You may even have some ideas of your own! That’s one great thing about candy — the more imaginative you are, the more amazing your creations.
A tropical cocktail meets quite possibly the most nostalgic candy, and CBD was invited to the party. What could be better?
After you try these CBD suckers, you’re sure to have some flavor combo ideas of your own. You can even branch out with different hard candy molds. This recipe was adapted from The Spruce Eats foolproof method for lollipops for the easiest approach possible.(1)
Makes 8 lollipops containing one dose of CBD each.
Equipment & Supplies
Unless you and seven friends are sending these CBD lollipops down the hatch right away, store them in an airtight container with a label clearly marking the CBD contents.
Alternatively, you can wrap them up in wax paper and twist the end around the stick for a good ol’ fashioned lollipop look. Scribble a quick (or fancy) note on each one stating it’s a CBD-infused sweetie.
You don’t have to be a chocolatier to make mouthwatering chocolate CBD treats. These chocolate bars, adapted from Chocolate Covered Katie, are incredibly easy to make and only have four ingredients — including the CBD.(2) They’re also vegan!
Love chocolate but love it more with other things? Try mixing in crushed peppermint candy, chocolate or peppermint chips, cacao nibs, or nuts of your choice. If chocolate plus peppermint isn’t your jam, use vanilla-flavored CBD oil instead.
Makes one large chocolate bar or four small portions. The entire bar contains two doses of CBD.
Equipment & Supplies
From here, you can store the chocolate in an airtight container, or wrap the bar in foil and refrigerate. Whichever you choose, label the package so you don’t forget there’s CBD inside!
There now, that wasn’t so complicated, was it? Making hemp-infused candy at home is easy, and you can avoid unnecessary ingredients and customize the flavors. Plus, they lay the groundwork for solid CBD candy-making skills.
With a few simple tools and your favorite CBD drops on hand, you can make CBD-infused treats anytime.
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