Weed brownies are one of the most legendary dishes among all the cannabis edibles for a reason. They are easier to make, have heavenly taste, and can get you high like nothing else. Making weed brownies is not a challenging task, and even if you are an amateur in the kitchen, it is worth giving your effort to this recipe. End of it your efforts will be highly rewarded. Just follow these steps, and you will taste the most delicious thing ever!
Canna-butter- The secret ingredient
In fact, weed brownies should be called the canna-butter brownies because it is the main ingredient in them. Using only raw cannabis for your brownies won’t make it extra special. In order to make the perfect and heart-warming weed brownies, you have to use this ingredient. First, heat the weed up over for half an hour at 120C to decarb it.
Ingredients to make canna-butter
- 7g weed
- 2 cup butter
- 1 cup water
1- Decarb your weed just like we mentioned.
2- Cook the butter on medium heat until it forms foam.
3- Pour water into a different saucepan and when it boils, add butter to it and stir gently.
4- Then put the weed into it, and stir it. After that, turn off the heat and close the lid for 3-4 hours.
5- Strain the butter using a cheesecloth.
6- Canna-butter is now ready to use.
Decarbing cannabis is important because it releases THC and CBD. After getting decarbed weed, you need to simmer for a few hours in a mixture of water and butter. Then the butter will soak all the cannabinoids and their power. Use this butter for cooking and baking when it is cooled down.
Check the detailed article on Steps to making cannabutter using cbd products.
After preparing canna-butter, it is time for the next step. Here you will need a couple of bowls and a pan to whisk.
- A bowl big enough to keep melting chocolate
- Two big bowls to mix the ingredients properly
- A mixer or whisk
Ingredients to make it taste heavenly
Many of the weed brownies recipes only ask for cocoa powder, and more list chocolate. But to make the best weed brownies, you have to use both of them. It will make the weed brownies extra delicious and balance the taste of weed, also help you to get perfect texture with a crumbly outer layer.
- Vegetable shortening- ¼ cup (can be an alternative for butter, coconut oil)
- Cannabutter- 1 stick
- Cake Flour- 1 cup
- Cocoa powder- ¾ cup
- Baking soda- 1/8 tsp
- Sugar- 2 cups
- Salt- ½ tsp
- Chocolate- 115g
- Large eggs-2
- Vanilla bean-1
It is cooking time!
Here comes the most exciting part. Here we will use two separate pots, one for mixing dry and another for wet ingredients. In the end, you need to combine them together. This will help you to make sure that the butter is not overworked.
Step-1 Prepare the dry bowl
Use all the dry ingredients (Cocoa powder, sugar, flour, baking soda, salt, and baking powder) in it. Then make sure to whisk everything.
Step-2 Prepare the wet bowl
In another bowl, crush the eggs with vanilla extract until it is combined properly. In a small bowl, melt the chocolate, and mix it in the bowl. Then mix everything into the wet bowl. At last, add the canna-butter and stir all of them together.
Step-3 Combines the two
When the two bowls are ready now you have to mix all the ingredients in one bowl. Use a mixer or spatula until everything is mixed. The batter will seem thick, so the last part of mixing would be quite challenging.
Step-4- Final step
Now it comes to the final step, and here you need to pour your batter into the brownie pan above the parchment paper. Bake for only 15 minutes and turn it around and bake it for another 15 minutes. Take it out and wait for it to cool down for a few minutes before the cutting part.
How potent is this recipe?
We have already mentioned that using canna-butter is the most special ingredient of pot brownies. Additionally, the amount of THC you are taking into your system will be the most important part. Make sure not to use too much cannabis to get high, as it can lead to undesired consequences.
That is why using canna-butter would be better from both taste and health perspectives. This recipe will help you to make potent weed brownies with a healthy amount of THC. If you use our canna-butter recipe and use it while making weed brownies, then you will get 525 mg of THC in a single tray. A strong dose is 15mg per person, so a full tray can get 35 people high. If you want to lower the dose, then you can use less canna-butter. Use simple butter as an alternative for it. If you follow our instructions and use the ingredients properly, then you will never forget the taste for sure.
What to expect if you are eating weed brownies for the first time?
If you have never tasted weed brownies in your life and are going to try it out for the first time, then it will be an amazing experience for sure. Edible weed takes some time to kick in your system because it takes time for the digestive system to digest it. So, you will feel high after 45 minutes- 1 hour. You can expect the effect to stay for 8 hours. Make sure to start with a half-brownie and if you don’t feel too high, then eat another half after an hour.
How long do weed brownies last?
If you keep the weed brownies at room temperature, then it won’t last longer than a week. It is just like regular brownies. If you keep the weed brownies in a tightly sealed package in the fridge, then it can last up to a month as well. If you store it in the freezer, then it will be best to keep it fresh for longer.
Some important things to remember
- If this is your first time making weed brownies, then you should know a few important things.
- Never add cannabis directly to the recipes. At first, you need to decarb it first as we have mentioned above.
- If you use decarb cannabis, then it will surely work for you.
- Make sure to be careful about the potency of the weed brownies. It is totally in your control; if you don’t want too much high, use canna-butter accordingly. This is the best way to get control of the potency,
Weed brownies are one of the most famous dishes in the world. It is the favorite dessert of people across many regions, and in many places, it is legal too. It means there are no side effects of eating weed brownies. It can seem overwhelming at first if you haven’t tried it yet, but it will be much easier for you to understand once you try. So go to your kitchen and get all the ingredients to make delicious weed brownies. We are sure that you won’t regret it. If it seems hectic, you can use a store-bought mix for it.it.