CBD lollipop recipe

Published Jul 4, 2019 10:54 a.m. ET
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CBD has amazing qualities that can help provide relief for numerous health concerns. CBD can assist in healing the mind and body. Muscle cramps are soothed, and anti-inflammatory benefits are provided from this compound.

The second most common active ingredient in the marijuana plant is CBD. CBD is non-psychoactive and will not produce the high effect that THC the other common compound found in the cannabis plant does. Used to aid in providing a comfortable sounder sleep, improve heart health protect against some forms of cancer and has also been known to help in weight loss and also in addressing chronic pain issues CBD can be delivered to you in many different forms.

CBD edibles are the form that is being used here. The following is a delicious CBD lollipop recipe:

Here are the items needed for making CDB lollipops

• A decent candy thermometer
• Silicone Lollipop Mold
• Lollipop sticks
• Medium size saucepan
• Silicone stirring utensil

Ingredients needed
• CBD tincture or decarboxylated CBD high content marijuana
• One cup of raw cane sugar (organic)
• ½ cup of Light Corn Syrup (organic)
• ¼ cup of filtered spring water
• Three teaspoonfuls of natural peppermint flavoring
• Finely powdered cane sugar for dusting lollipops

Method for making the lollipops

  1. Mix in the medium saucepan
    • One cup of cane sugar
    • ¼ cup of spring filtered water
    • ½ cup of light corn syrup
  2. Stir over medium heat, stir until the sugar is fully dissolved
  3. When the liquid has reached the boiling point, insert the candy thermometer. Make sure not to stir your mixture, once the mixture starts to boil. Remember to leave the thermometer in the saucepan and when reading is 300 Fahrenheit, remove the saucepan from the heat immediately.
  4. Monitor the temperature of your mixture. When the temperature reaches 250 degrees Fahrenheit you can now stir in:
    One teaspoonful of organic peppermint flavor
    Three teaspoonfuls of natural peppermint flavoring
  5. Place your paper-sticks into the lollipop molds
  6. You are now ready to pour the sticky mixture into the lollipop molds
  7. Allow the molds to cool for about 15 to 20 minutes, at room temperature
  8. Remove from the mold and dust with finely powdered cane sugar. This will help to avoid the CBD lollipops from sticking together when storing. Make sure you store your CBD candy in an airtight container in a cooler area of your kitchen pantry.

CBD lollipops or CBD hard candy are produced in the same manner as CBD lollipops, minus the sticks, they are a discreet manner of medicating in micro-doses. This is a perfect method for addressing chronic pain and anxiety health concerns.

You can use the lollipop type of molds or purchase hard candy molds.  Depending on your preferred method of ingesting your medicine, you need to remember the golden rule when eating edibles. Go low, and go slow, edibles may take up to two hours for you to feel the necessary helpful effects. Wait out the time before administering another dose, then adjust accordingly. Enjoy the healthy benefits from your home-made CBD peppermint lollipops!

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