Cocktails are part of every occasion like birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, etc. It’s also one of our go-to drinks whenever we want to indulge ourselves in a decadent beverage.
Cocktails are fun to drink because you can always have them in different flavors, and you can always experiment with your cocktail recipes. What if we told you that you could also add CBD to your drink?
CBD has been experimented with in almost everything. You can find it in lotions, makeup, hair products, food, and drinks. But the question is, why do people add CBD to everything? It is probably because of the benefits it offers.
CBD is one of the hottest products in the wellness market trend. People are starting to discover the good side of cannabis use. Apart from its recreational purposes, it is now being used for health too.
What is CBD?
Cannabidiol (CBD) is a phytocannabinoid found in the cannabis plant. It is one of the most popular cannabinoids in the market because of its promising benefits.
CBD doesn't have psychoactive properties, so it cannot get you high. It can instead give you relaxing effects. The benefits CBD offers include pain relief, anti-inflammatory, and help with sleep problems.
You can enjoy the benefits of CBD in many ways, and one of them is by adding it to your cocktail recipes. There are so many ways to make delicious, tempting cocktails. But, these recipes are effortless to make, and you’ll surely love them.
Here are some of the best recipes for your first CBD chocolate cocktail:
1. CBD Chocolate Martini
- 4 oz Vodka
- 2 oz Chocolate Liqueur
- 2 oz Irish Cream
- Hemp chocolate bar
- Make a chocolate ganache. Add your hemp chocolate to a bowl and pour scalded cream over. Wait for a minute and stir it.
- Add some ice into your cocktail shaker, 4 oz of vodka, 2 oz of Irish cream, 2 oz of chocolate liqueur, and shake it up well.
- Add your hemp chocolate ganache to a piping bag, cut the tip, and start piping a swirl into your glass. Have a plate with chocolate on it and dip the rim of your glass in to make a chocolate lip.
- Pour your cocktail into the glass, and you can also add shaved hemp chocolate on top to garnish your cocktail. That’s it. You now have a CBD chocolate Martini.
2. CBD Chocolate White Russian
For chocolate syrup:
- 1 cup Sugar
- 1 cup Cocoa powder
- 1 cup Water
- 0.33 fl. oz Vanilla extract
- ½ tsp Salt
For the drink:
- 1.35 oz Vodka
- 0.8 oz Coffee liqueur
- 1.35 oz Double cream
- CBD chocolate bar
- Make the chocolate sauce. In a pan, Put in 1 cup sugar, 1 cup cocoa powder, 1 cup of water, 1 tsp of salt, and 0.33 fl oz vanilla extract. Heat it on the stove and mix well until it dissolves and set it aside to cool.
- When the sauce is ready, put some ice in your glass, add in the chocolate sauce, vodka, coffee liqueur, and double cream. Stir.
- Grab your CBD chocolate bar, shave some of it for toppings and put a whole slice of it into the cocktail to garnish.
3. Peanut Butter CBD Choco Pot Shots
- Shot glass mold
- 400 g Hemp Chocolate bar
- 150 g Peanut butter
- 6 fl. oz spiced rum
- 200 g Condensed milk
- 4 fl. oz Single cream
- 1 tsp instant coffee
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- Put your hemp chocolate in a bowl and microwave it for 1 minute. Once it’s melted, pour it into your shot glass mold and freeze for 20 minutes.
- In a blender, blend the peanut butter, spiced rum, condensed milk, single cream, instant coffee, and vanilla extract and chill for 2 hours.
- Once it’s ready, pour it into the hemp chocolate shot glass and enjoy!
4. CBD Choco Covered Moscato Strawberries
- 2 cups Strawberries
- 150 g Hemp chocolate (chopped)
- 1 bottle Moscato wine
- 2 tbsp Coconut oil
- Put your strawberries into a bowl, pour 1 bottle of Moscato wine and let it soak for 4 hours before your drain it.
- Put the hemp chocolate in a bowl. Add 2 tbsp of coconut oil, and put it into the microwave for 2 minutes.
- When it’s done, grab your boozy strawberries, dip them one by one into the hemp chocolate. (You can also drizzle white chocolate to add to your garnish.)
- Grab a glass of Moscato wine and enjoy it with the boozy CBD chocolate-covered strawberries.
CBD chocolate cocktails are perfect for relaxation after a stressful day. It is safe to drink and can provide many health benefits. You don’t need to be a professional bartender to make these drinks. Go on and try them now!
CBD Chocolate Martini
CBD Chocolate Martini is a delicious and unique cocktail that combines the flavor of rich chocolate with the benefits of CBD. This combination creates a smooth, indulgent drink that can be enjoyed any time of day.
The CBD lends its therapeutic properties to create a calming effect that helps relieve stress and anxiety, while the sweet chocolate adds an extra layer of flavor. This drink is perfect for winding down after a long day or simply having fun with friends.
4 oz Vodka
2 oz Chocolate Liqueur
2 oz Irish Cream
Hemp chocolate bar
Make a chocolate ganache. Add your hemp chocolate to a bowl and pour scalded cream over. Wait for a minute and stir it.
Add some ice into your cocktail shaker, 4 oz of vodka, 2 oz of Irish cream, 2 oz of chocolate liqueur, and shake it up well.
Add your hemp chocolate ganache to a piping bag, cut the tip, and start piping a swirl into your glass. Have a plate with chocolate on it and dip the rim of your glass in to make a chocolate lip.
Pour your cocktail into the glass, and you can also add shaved hemp chocolate on top to garnish your cocktail. That’s it. You now have a CBD chocolate Martini.