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The Reason Why Everyone Love CBD Cocktails

CBD Cocktail Party!

With freedom on the horizon and the chance to catch up with family and friends, why not celebrate with a cool relaxing CBD cocktail.  

Everyone seem to be experimenting with cannabidiol (CBD), oil and tinctures. To help a range of issues like sleep, stress, muscle pain and anxiety. 

People have started mixing CBD into their every day foods from smoothies, salad dressings, lattes and baking.  I can’t think of a better way to enjoy my CBD than by adding it to my celebratory cocktail. 

Why not try these four recipes out at your next cocktail party..

Pimm's Cup

CBD Cocktail

This CBD-infused “Pimm’s Cup” variation combines the refreshing duo of cucumber and ginger with the chill factor of your favorite cannabinoid.

Ingredients 

  • 2 ounces Pimm’s Original No. 1 Cup
  • 3/4 ounce lemon juice
  • 1/2 ounce simple syrup
  • 3 cucumber slices
  • 3 cannabis leaves (optional)
  • 1 ounce ginger beer
  • 15 mg CBD tincture

Directions 

1. Muddle the cucumber, cannabis leaves (if using), and simple syrup in a cocktail shaker.

2. Add Pimm’s and lemon juice, then shake with ice and strain into a chilled collins glass filled with ice.

3. Top with 1 ounce ginger beer, and garnish with a cucumber wheel.

Gin & Tonic

“This Spanish style gin and tonic is a combination of California-grown aromatics and a CBD oil float that complements the citrusy botanical notes found in both cannabis and your favorite gin.”

Ingredients 
SERVES 1
  • 1 1/2 ounces gin
  • 3 1/2 ounces tonic water
  • 1/4 ounce lemon juice
  • 15 mg CBD oil

aromatics of choice such as marijuana leaves, lime wheel, grapefruit peel, edible flowers, herbs, and peppercorns

Method

 

2. Arrange aromatics in the drink in an aesthetically-pleasing fashion.

3. Float CBD oil on top.

CBD Cocktail

Margarita

CBD Cocktails

Get your daily dose of greens in more ways than one: The smoky mezcal, vegetal Aquavit, and CBD team up with your favourite green juice to create a flavor profile that Cheech and Chong could get behind.

Ingredients

SERVES 1

  • 1 ounce mezcal
  • 1 ounce aquavit
  • 3/4 ounce lime juice
  • 3/4 ounce agave syrup
  • 1 ounce cannabis leaf juice or your favourite green juice like celery, arugula, kale
  • 1 pinch sea salt
  • 15 mg CBD tincture
  • cannabis leaf, edible flowers, or greens of choice, to garnish
Method 

1. In a shaker filled with ice, combine the mezcal, aquavit, lime juice, agave syrup, green juice, salt, and CBD tincture.

2. Shake, then fine strain into a lowball glass with one large ice cube.

3. Garnish with a cannabis leaf, edible flowers, or your favourite greens.

Mint Julep

This stiff and refreshing cocktail is perfect for kicking relaxation mode into overdrive. The vegetal notes from the cannabis create a stellar backdrop that transforms this whiskey-centric cocktail into a serious porch pounder.

Ingredients

SERVES 1
  • 2 1/2 ounces bourbon
  • 1/2 ounce simple syrup
  •  8 mint leaves + extra for garnish
  • 15 mg CBD tincture

Method 

1. Muddle the leaves and simple syrup in a chilled julep cup.

2. Add the bourbon and top with pebble ice.

3. Swizzle, then top with more pebble ice.

4. Garnish with 3 cannabis leaves or 3 mint sprigs.

CBD Cocktail

COCKTAIL’S FIRST BECAUSE NO GREAT STOREY EVER STARTED WITH A GLASS OF WATER!

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