Reduce heat to low, spray molds with cooking spray. Fill each mold to the top with a dropper or spoon. Keep stirring your mix periodically.
Whisk in the flavored gelatin and keep stirring for about 5 minutes and bring to a rolling boil.
In a small saucepan over medium heat combine the water and the infused oil and whisk together as you bring it to a boil.
Combine the decarbed cannabis, crumbles rosin chips (if using), Sunflower (Or soy) lecithin and coconut oil in oven safe container and mix. Cover, put in a water bath and place in oven still set at 250° F for 2 hours. (Remove and stir halfway through.)
Remove the oil from oven and let cool for a couple minutes then strain the oil through a fine mesh strainer or filter. Press the oil out of the cannabis. Measure out ¼ cup for the recipe.
Place molds in freezer for 20 minutes or fridge for an hour to firm up.
Grind, manicure and decarboxylate cannabis in an oven safe dish in an oven preheated to 250° F for 25 minutes.
That said, if you want something to use in a more savory setting – say, salad dressing – I might opt for olive oil or grapeseed oil instead. If you want to make baked goods the more old fashioned way, butter or vegan butter can work, too.
While I’m more likely to pop CBD gummies than Joe on a regular basis, I can usually stretch a batch (
I also happen to hate the fact that tobacco – a leading killer in the US and around the world – is perfectly legal, but THC – which many scientific studies indicate could help to safely replace dangerous opioids like OxyContin – is considered a schedule I drug, meaning it is the same level of “bad” as heroin in the eyes of the government. WTF. That’s DUMB. But I digress.
Frequently Asked Questions
The longer the gummies set, the more dry their exterior becomes, making it harder to get the citric acid to adhere. Also note that the citric acid can interfere with the gelatin, so you might want to keep your sour CBD gummies in the fridge
Carefully remove the jar you used for decarbing the flower from the Instant Pot. Using either a mesh tea steeper or a piece of cheesecloth, secure the flower and add it to the container with the oil. NOTE: Decarbed flower is going to look a few shades darker than prior to this process. Don’t fret, that’s normal.
The numbers you will need to calculate the dosage of your gummies are: percentage of CBD (THC) in your strain, amount (in ounces or grams) of flower used in your batch, and the number of pieces you end up with.*
Heck yeah you can! The sour part of sour gummies comes from citric acid (also known as ascorbic acid). If you already do home canning, you likely already have some in your pantry.