Drinks

7 Great Go-to Holiday Gift Ideas for your Best Buds

The holidays are fast approaching, only 17 days until Christmas, so it may be time to start shopping! Here are 7 great go-to gift ideas for your best buds. Grinder for the Buds Photo from: Etsy The first gift idea on the list is very practical, as a good grinder always comes in handy! With so much variety in colours and styles, why not pick out a unique grinder that you know your friend will love. Etsy is a great place to find some different ones, and as a bonus, your purchase will be supporting a small business. Click here […]

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Aplós Launches Non-Alcoholic Hemp-Infused Spirit

A non-alcoholic spirit that combines the benefits of hemp with the sophistication and complexity of a fine liquor launched this week, offering a new option for social gatherings or winding down at the end of the day. Dubbed Aplós, the new beverage from the company of the same name is now available exclusively online, providing drinkers and teetotalers alike with a relaxing new experience. Aplós co-founder and CEO David Fudge, a marketing veteran of powerhouse media companies such as MTV and Esquire and e-commerce brands including Bonobos and Amazon, said that the new product is a retooling of the adult […]

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Cannabis Beverages Offer A Trendy Alternative To Alcohol

With the holiday season already upon us, savvy hosts are busy preparing to celebrate with friends and family, whether the event is a planned family gathering or an impromptu party with friends. And while the challenges 2020 has thrown at us will mean things aren’t the way they usually are, that isn’t necessarily a bad thing. Consider beverages, for example. For millennia, the go-to thirst quencher for festivities in many cultures has been alcohol. And while a good cocktail can be an effective social lubricant and leave you feeling no pain, it can also fuel bitter arguments and tons of […]

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Spiced Pear Saka Punch—A Cocktail With A Kick

Social distancing this Thanksgiving is strongly encouraged. But it doesn’t have to be a drag! Here’s a cannabis-infused cocktail that will liven up your night: Spiced Pear Saka Punch Servings: 1Target Dose: 3 mg THC | 0.5 mg CBD per drink (using 2 ½ ounces Saka White) Equipment:SaucepanFunnelAirtight swing bottleShallow saucerStemless wine glassShaker tinHawthorne strainerBar spoon Ingredients: Wildflower Honey Simple Syrup (Save the leftover simple syrup for a second round or use in another drink!) ½ cup water½ cup wildflower honey of your choice Sugar-Spice Rim 1 tablespoon sugar¼ teaspoon cinnamon powder⅛ teaspoon ginger powderLemon wedge Spiced Pear Sparkler 2 […]

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New York tries to restore order to CBD market, clears way for hemp-infused drinks – Pressconnects

CLOSE Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo remains optimistic, and says the issues surrounding the rising industry ‘happens when you try something new.’ pressconnects.com New regulations proposed in New York will assure consumers that CBD products manufactured and sold in the state meet minimum potency and safety standards while also clearing the way for hemp-infused beverages and food. The long-awaited rules were largely hailed by industry, but included one glaring omission that raised objections from growers and processors who are trying to reinvigorate a business stuck in neutral following once grand growth projections. Among the prohibitions contained in the 63 pages of recently released rules is a […]

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5 Places Serving CBD Infused Drinks in Metro Phoenix – Phoenix New Times

CBD-infused drinks are a thing, people — and these anxiety-reducing treats are only going to get more popular. The Valley is already on board with the trend, boasting several businesses that offer cocktails, coffee, lattes, and growlers with CBD mixed in. We’re not far off from being able to pull off whatever the CBD-infused version of a barhop is. Until then, here are five places in the Valley to check out. Bitters Bar & Food1455 North Scottsdale Road, #115, ScottsdaleErika Rode, owner of Bitters Bar & Food, serves a “Cheech and Chong” —  a blend of cannabis-infused vodka, green tea, […]

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Aphria CEO Irwin Simon is Bullish on Cannabis Drinks – THCnet

Aphria chairman and CEO Irwin Simon believes that beverages will become one of the biggest segments in the cannabis industry once adult-use marijuana is federally legalized in the U.S. In a conversation with THCnet, Simon explained his bullishness on the cannabis-infused drinks segment and shared why his company agreed to acquire Atlanta-based craft beer maker Sweetwater Brewing for $300 million — a deal that caught those in both the beer and cannabis industries by surprise. Major alcohol players like Anheuser-Busch InBev (Tilray), Constellation Brands (Canopy Growth), and Molson Coors (Hexo) have made significant investments into Canadian cannabis firms, while companies like Heineken-owned Lagunitas […]

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North American Cannabidiol (CBD) Drinks Market 2020: Leading Brand Profiles of 9 Top Products in the North American Market – Yahoo Finance UK

Globe Newswire Global Medical Connectors Industry Global Medical Connectors Market to Reach $3. 4 Billion by 2027. Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Medical Connectors estimated at US$2. 3 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$3.New York, Nov. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Global Medical Connectors Industry” – https://www.reportlinker.com/p05961032/?utm_source=GNW 4 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 5.8% over the analysis period 2020-2027. Hospital & Clinics, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record a 5.5% CAGR and reach […]

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Canopy Growth launches new CBD drinks in Canada, U.S. challenges loom – Yahoo Canada Finance

GlobeNewswire Global Fantasy Sports Market Is Expected to Reach $48.6 Billion by 2027: Says AMR Expansion of digital infrastructure in addition with falling data prices, increase in investment from investors in fantasy sports, and partnerships of sports fantasy platforms with sport leagues fuel the growth of the global fantasy sports market.Based on platform, the mobile application segment generated the highest share in 2019. By sports type, on the other hand, the football segment appeared as the major revenue holder in the same year.Portlnad, OR, Nov. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to the report published by Allied Market Research, the […]

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New York tries to restore order to CBD market, clears way for hemp-infused drinks – Utica Observer Dispatch

Jeff Platsky ,  Daniel Axelrod   | New York State Team Show Caption Hide Caption NY hemp plan an early but but optimism remains Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo remains optimistic, and says the issues surrounding the rising industry ‘happens when you try something new.’ New regulations proposed in New York will assure consumers that CBD products manufactured and sold in the state meet minimum potency and safety standards while also clearing the way for hemp-infused beverages and food. The long-awaited rules were largely hailed by industry, but included one glaring omission that raised objections from growers and processors who are trying to reinvigorate […]

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