For a day dedicated to being thankful for all things wonderful, plan a plateful of happiness-inducing cannabis-infused delicacies. Thanksgiving is ideal for getting high on edibles and spending the day relaxing.
Keeping safety and legality in mind infusing single or multiple food items with cannabis is possible. To execute most of the recipes it is necessary to have cannabis butter and cannabis oil at hand. To prepare cannabis butter following the recipe by Leafly can give excellent results. Food and wine have an easy recipe for cannabis olive oil.
With the herb-infused oil and butter ready for the big day, here are some easy recipes to try out.
Using the cannabis-infused olive oil and following the recipe by Herb.co making an Italian dressing is the simplest step of any thanksgiving dinner prep. With the vinaigrette dressing ready, toss any combination of vegetables to make the ideal accompaniment to the meal.
MJ mashed potatoes
Thanksgiving meal without potatoes is impossible to imagine. Imbibing the eternal potato side dish with magical powers is as easy as adding a bit of cannabis butter to it. Boil some potatoes, mash them up and add generous amounts of the prepared cannabutter. To make the mash more decadent, melt the butter in a pan and add cream to it. Mash the potatoes and then add the cream and cannabutter mix to them. Season the potatoes with salt and pepper before digging in for a hearty high.
Canna Cranberry sauce
whether you use fresh cranberries or from a can, this recipe will make you forget where the berries came from. Merry Jane’s tried and tested cranberry sauce recipe has four basic ingredients- cranberries, water/orange juice, agave/sugar and cannabis butter. This simple recipe involves tossing all the ingredients into a single pot and letting it simmer till the sauce thickens. Do not forget to stir the pot to ensure that the pot later gets you high.
Stuffing has all that it takes to be the ideal munchie food. However, you can prepare the stuffing in a way to make it give you the munchies. Laurie and Mary Jane have a simple stuffing recipe for a spacy after-meal effect. You can also choose to stick to your regular stuffing recipe but add cannabis butter and cannabis oil to cook the stuffing instead of regular oil and butter.
Biscuits are ideal for infusing with a healthy dose of cannabis. Essence Vegas has multiple biscuit recipes that you can try. Choose the biscuit that goes well with the rest of the meal and prepare it with a healthy dollop of cannabis butter.
Pour the high-inducing hot gravy onto your thanksgiving plate. In combination with the delicious turkey stock, prepare the gravy for good times using the recipe by Hip Lives. The goodness of gravy is elevated with cannabis butter.
Thanksgiving meal traditionally is centered around the turkey. If you are bringing the turkey to the table, might as well bake it well enough to get baked. The video by Cut shows how easily you can prepare and cook a turkey using cannabis butter. Both cannabis oil and butter can be used to prepare the turkey.
While all the interesting infused recipes would go great together, keep in mind not to overdo the herb. Keep portions and the delayed buzz in mind when preparing your ‘Danksgiving’ feast.