As the crisp autumn air settles in, there's nothing quite like the comforting embrace of a warm beverage to keep you cozy. In this fall-inspired cannabis recipe blog, we're going to show you how to create a delightful twist on a seasonal favorite - the Cannabis-Infused Pumpkin Spice Latte.
This soothing and flavorful concoction will not only warm your soul but also add a touch of fall magic with a hint of cannabis. Whether you're a seasoned cannabis enthusiast or a curious beginner, this recipe is perfect for enjoying the cozy vibes of fall.
For the Cannabis-Infused Milk:
- 1 cup whole milk
- 1 gram of your preferred cannabis strain (adjust potency to your preference)
For the Pumpkin Spice Latte:
- 1 cup brewed espresso or strong coffee
- 1/2 cup pumpkin puree (canned or homemade)
- 1/4 cup granulated sugar
- 1/2 tsp pumpkin pie spice
- 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
- Whipped cream for garnish (optional)
- Cinnamon or nutmeg for sprinkling (optional)
1. Prepare the Cannabis-Infused Milk:
- To create your cannabis-infused milk, start by finely grinding your cannabis.
- In a small saucepan, combine the milk and ground cannabis.
- Heat the mixture over low heat, stirring occasionally, for 45 minutes to 1 hour. Make sure not to bring it to a boil.
- Once infused, strain the milk through a fine-mesh strainer or cheesecloth into a container. Set aside.
2. Brew Coffee or Espresso:
- Brew a cup of your favorite espresso or strong coffee.
3. Make the Pumpkin Spice Latte:
- In a separate saucepan, combine the pumpkin puree, granulated sugar, pumpkin pie spice, and vanilla extract.
- Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until the mixture is heated through and the sugar has dissolved.
4. Combine Ingredients:
- In a blender, combine the hot cannabis-infused milk and the pumpkin spice mixture. Blend until smooth and frothy.
5. Prepare Your Latte:
- Pour the brewed coffee or espresso into a large mug.
- Gently pour the pumpkin spice mixture over the coffee.
6. Garnish and Serve:
- Top your Cannabis-Infused Pumpkin Spice Latte with whipped cream, and sprinkle with a touch of cinnamon or nutmeg, if desired.
7. Enjoy Responsibly:
- Sip your cannabis-infused latte slowly and savor the warmth and flavors of fall. Remember that the effects of cannabis-infused beverages may take longer to kick in, so take your time and consume responsibly.
This Cannabis-Infused Pumpkin Spice Latte is the perfect fall companion, combining the comforting taste of pumpkin spice with the calming effects of cannabis. As always, start with a low dose and ensure you are familiar with your tolerance. Embrace the magic of the season and enjoy the coziness of autumn with this delightful beverage.