There are numerous ways of consuming the buds of your marijuana. The most famous way of consuming the bud’s THC is through smoking since it is the most accessible and easiest way of having the full effect of the marijuana strain. For those who have money and time, they use hookahs that come in various compact sizes since they are mobile and discrete. Little do most users know, the buds of marihuana can be taken by the mouth and be digested by the stomach. This mechanism of consuming the bud’s strain is called marihuana edibles.
When directly consuming the strain through the edible marihuana method, does it mean that I am going to eat the raw buds of my strain?
Consuming the marihuana through the mouth with raw buds is the most common misconception and misinformation about the edible method of having the marihuana. It is important for the consumer to know that chewing and digesting raw marihuana will not deliver the therapeutic benefits of the strain, but the euphoric high of the strain can be achieved. Also, it is not advised to directly chew the buds since they are not yet clean.
If directly chewing and consuming the marihuana buds are not allowed, how does the pot buds become edible?
Marihuana edibles are not consumed directly by eating the buds of your strain, instead, the edible pot is made with butter or oil coming from the marihuana. The oils and butter are extracted from the buds and leaves of the pot weed. Marijuana butter is produced by simmering the cannabis’ buds and leaves with butter or vegetable oil for several hours. The simmering and soaking process transfers the THC content of the marihuana and other therapeutic effects of the strain to the oil making the edible product potent. The oil can be infused with cookies, brownies, candies, and soup making the edible marihuana discrete.
What is the major disadvantage of using edible marihuana?
The effect of edible marihuana is very much different as opposed to regular smoking and hookah smoking. Consuming the strain through edibles makes the effect of the strain comes slower versus the fast and direct consumption with smoking and vaporizing. Edible make the marijuana user experience more body high than head high.
What are the benefits of consuming marihuana with edibles?
One of the major benefits of this way of consuming is that you can infuse the strain with foods making you have flavors while having the THC effects. Also, this method is best for treating body pains since it will give you less mind high, instead, it is focused on body high.