Edibles are rapidly transforming from homemade brownies into a whole market segment dominated by amazing gourmet creations. Edibles are an easy and mellow way to consume and enjoy cannabis. They allow users to spare their lungs the nasty side effects of combustion or the fiddly adjustments of a vape. Ranging from chocolates to beef jerky, here are our testers’ favorite cannabis edibles of the moment..
Incredibles Infused Chocolate – $12
The first thing you notice about Incredibles’ infused chocolates is how they’re available in a dizzying array of colors and flavors. Since 2010, the company has received award after award for its chocolates making them some of Colorado’s most sought-after edibles. The Incredibles edibles are available in more than 16 flavors, all of which have a different, and completely, distinct appearances. For example, the blueberry THC chocolate is a beautiful summery blue color (and it tastes as good as it looks!). Each bar is infused with 100mg of high-quality THC extract. Incredibles’ infused chocolates are available in both medical and recreational strengths and are 100% sustainable and lab tested.
- Striking aesthetics
- High-sugar content means that it might not be suitable for daily use.
“Treat Yourself” Cherry Almond Tart – $16
Treat Yourself was founded in 2015 by two childhood friends who, fed up with lack of women in the cannabis business, decided to strike out on their own with a line of effective, high-quality edible products that were health-conscious too. Their cherry almond tarts are 100% vegan, and contain 20mg of THC — the delicious little pastries are reminiscent of Pop Tarts, but are low in refined sugars and totally gluten-free.
- Mild effects, perfect for beginners
- Hard to order online due to their perishable nature
Fruit Slabs Mango Maui Wowie Fruit Leather – $15
Fruit Slabs are on a mission to redefine the edible market for the cannabis user who cares about what they put into their body. Their products are organic, vegan, and infused with high-quality THC extract. Their mango fruit leather is a delicious and convenient way to consume THC. Consuming them is simple — grab a pouch, tear it open, and enjoy. It’s not a million miles away from eating a fruit roll-up, but the effects that soon kick in are like nothing from your childhood
- Sticky texture may be off-putting to some
Badfish Extracts’ Reef Jerky – $12
Badfish Extracts take personal pride in ensuring that they only produce the best quality cannabis products. They take meticulous care of their plants to ensure that they unlock their true potential. Reef Jerky is exactly what it sounds like, beef jerky infused with cannabis extracts. While at first this may sound outlandish, it’s an effective way to get THC into your system without having to opt for sugary foods.
- High-quality THC extract
- Healthy, high-protein snack
- Low in sugar
- It’s in high demand, so it can be tricky to find.
Mellows Handcrafted Marshmallows – $5
Mellows low-dose gourmet marshmallows are perfect for anyone who wants to indulge their sweet tooth and their love of THC at the same time. These aren’t just good edibles, they’re fantastic marshmallows too. What’s more, they come in an excellent range of flavors, including birthday cake, strawberry shortcake, brown butter sage, chocolate, and peppermint bark.
- Available in a range of flavors
- Mellow high
- The low dosage may be a let down for more experienced users