Ruth Robinson has created an excellent go-to source for those eager to experiment with edibles in the comfort of home. Her new book, “Cannabis Candy and Dessert Cookbook”, is an impressively researched and authoritative guide that walks you through every step of the process on your journey to better health.
Robinson opens the book by sharing a personal story that drives home the validity of the power of cannabis edibles to ease a wide variety of health ailments. When a friend was suffering with chronic anxiety that threatened to permanently derail her health, Robinson convinced her to try edibles for a week. The result was astonishing for both; not only did her friend’s panic attacks begin to dwindle, but she also slept better than she had in years and was able to handle stressful situations much better than before. It’s a powerful re-telling that will speak to those experiencing similar anxiety issues.
After this experience, Robinson became committed to empowering others to heal themselves through the wonders of edibles, and this book is a result of that passion. Every chapter is almost meticulous in its presentation, making sure that no information is left out; the point of this book is to make sure you are armed with the essentials and then some. Beginners will find more than enough facts about making edibles from scratch, and Robinson includes useful tutorials that examine the pros and cons of such things as THC versus CBD and their different effects on the mind and body.
There are also chapters devoted to buying tips and what to look for, as well as more technical ones that discuss the decarboxylation process and why it’s important. You’ll learn everything from how to make a tincture to how to correctly calculate dosage percentages. And the best is always saved for last; Robinson includes some of her favorite and time-tested recipes near the end of the book for you to try. Learn how to make mouth-watering cannabis hard candies, chocolate mints and chocolate peanut butter sticks.
“Cannabis Candy and Dessert Cookbook” will undoubtedly become essential reading for those seeking an alternative remedy for a wide variety of health issues, and Robinson’s approachable writing style and detailed tips make this one a must-have.