Cannabis Hard Candy
Looking for an accessible edibles supply that can last? One of the easiest and discreet ways to get your daily dose of cannabinoids in your system is through eating candy. Yes, you heard that right, here we will be showing you our cannabis hard candy recipe which really turns out to be an excellent marijuana treat to prepare and to bring handy with you.. There are 2 ways to infuse this edible treat and first is by using a cannabis tincture hard candy recipe or by doing a cannabis oil hard candy recipe. The recipe that we will be presenting here is basically the base process that applies for both cannabis hard candy recipes and will only differ on the cannabis infusion medium that we are going to use. So either go with weed tincture or weed oil, the choice is yours!
What is excellent about Cannabis Hard Candies is that not only is it easy to bring with you and the ability it gives you to control your dosage, but this recipe is really super simple to do and surely you will get this prepared in no time! Plus, Cannabis Hard candy practically lasts forever as long as you keep it in an airtight container. The only downside of this recipe is that if you are particular with your sugar intake then this might not be the edible recipe for you, But if you are looking for a cook fun way to ingest your daily cannabinoid needs, then this is the perfect base for that as the possibilities are endless with Cannabis hard candies. You can create and mix up your own flavors and effects, and you can make it any shape you want! So, what are we waiting for? Let’s get this going and start making some Cannabis hard candies!
Cannabis Hard Candy Recipe
- 4 tbsp Cannabis Tincture (See our Cannabis Tincture recipe)
- 3 cups granulated sugar
- 3/4 Cup Water
- 1 85g pack Jello
2 tsp Candy flavoring (Optional)
- 1 1/2 ts[ Tart & Sour Flavoring (Optional)
- 1 Cup light Corn Syrup
Things you’ll need
- Baking tray or Candy molds
- Measuring cups
- Stock Pot
- Candy thermometer
How to make Cannabis Hard Candy
1.) Position your Candy thermometer on the side of the Stock pot and Add in Water, Corn Syrup, Sugar and place it on the stove over medium low heat and allow the mixture to heat up and lightly boil. Allow it to reach around 210 degrees F. Do not stir the mixture at this point.
2.) Keep an eye on the Candy thermometer and once the hard candy mixture reaches 225 degrees F, Start mixing the edges very slowly for a few times just to ensure no sugar is burning. Allow the mixture to increase in temperature. Again, do not mix and leave the mixture alone to boil lightly.
3.) Once the mixture has changed into an amber color and reaches a temperature of 310 degrees F, turn off your stove and leave it to cool down to 275 degrees F. This will take around 15 minutes to happen.
4.) One the hard candy mixture is at 275 degrees F, this is now ready to be infused with Cannabis. Add in your Jello powder and the Cannabis Tincture and mix well until everything is well incorporated.
5.)Pour or ladle in your Cannabis Hard Candy mixture into the candy molds or you can pour directly on a sheet pan and allow it to spread and settle evenly. Let it cool down for about 30 to 40 minutes.
6.) Once your Cannabis Hard Candy mixture has actually hardened, you can start unmolding your candies and they’re ready, that is if you are using a candy mold, but if you have used a sheet tray to settle your cannabis hard candy in, then use a pestle or a handle of a ladle to break it into smaller pieces.
7.) Now, Store your Cannabis Glass Hard Candies, Cannabis Sugar Candies or Cannabis Hard crack candy as they actually go by many names, and Viola! enjoy! This recipe should last for 1 person at least 2 months supply of homemade Cannabis Hard Candies!