"High Tea", the fashion of cannabis tea


High tea, marijuana-infused tea and how to make different cannabis infusions

High Tea was one of the few recent Bay Area parties hosted by Kikoko, a new line of organic cannabis infused teas. This line claims to offer relief from migraines, menstrual pain, insomnia and fight loss of libido. Zoom in on current fashion, and how to make your own cannabis infusions (Classic Marijuana Tea, Marijuana Herbal Tea, Marijuana Chai Latte).

The “High Tea”

In a recent story from Culture Chronicle's cannabis website,, writer Amanda M. Fairbanks reveals the details of the party.

“In general, the group was white and middle-aged, an equal mix of professional women and friends from wealthy families,” she writes.

While many supporters don't feel comfortable releasing their full names (for fear of criticism), they haven't shied away from praising the benefits of cannabis-infused tea. Katie, a mother of two, said that Kikoko's Sensuali-Tea, intended to help with loss of libido, gave her a boost in the bedroom… After trying the tea, she and her partner experienced of "Super-amplified orgasms".

Kikoko offers four varieties of tea: Sympa-Tee, Sensuali-Tea, Positivi-Tea and Tranquili-Tea. Chacun containing between 3 and 10 mg of THC, the psychoactive component in cannabis. The teas, sold in a box of ten sachets each, go between 40 $ and 56 $ ...

Another supporter, Catherine, 48, started using edibles to treat her insomnia. This in the hope of avoiding pharmaceuticals. But the edibles left a scent on her breath, and her kids noticed it. Cannabis-infused tea, however, left no trace.

“My kids don't know what I'm doing. I'm just making tea, ”she said. “It's something you can definitely do every night”.

How to make canna tea?

It is possible to take advantage of the medicinal properties of marijuana by brewing marijuana tea. From Indian hemp to synthetic THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), several hundred studies have confirmed certain properties of medical cannabis. It has painkiller, antispasm, anti-nausea and anti-nausea properties. Making marijuana tea can be beneficial for your health, but you need to know how to prepare it.

Classic marijuana tea

1 / 2 gram of marijuana heads
1 tea bag (any flavor)
1 / 2 teaspoon of butter
1 1/2 cups of water
Honey or powdered sugar (optional)

Step 1

Mold your marijuana. Start by separating the marijuana from the stems and removing the seeds then grind your marijuana in a coffee grinder or in the bowl of a food processor without converting it to powder. You can also mince it with a sharp kitchen knife.

Step 2

Take a bowl. Transfer your ground marijuana into a bowl and add 1 / 2 teaspoon of butter then carefully mix your buttered marijuana. Marijuana must be perfectly mixed with butter, the more it does not have to cover it completely, as this will prevent the THC from being released.

  • To make potent marijuana, you need to mix your marijuana with a fatty substance like butter, since THC is not soluble in water and it is necessary to use a fatty substance to release it in Hot water. . The butter mixed with your ground marijuana helps extract the THC from the marijuana in the hot water and achieve the excellent quality.
Step 3

Take a tea bag. Cut off the top of a theater bag with scissors and pry the bag out of the bag (if desired, keep it). Then place your marijuana mixed with butter in the bag with a teaspoon. Then roll up the sachet so that the containers cannot escape. You can use a small piece of kitchen twine to keep the pouch closed.

  • If you have a tea ball, place your marijuana inside and then referred to the ball carefully.
  • You can also use a coffee filter. Place your marijuana at the bottom of the filter, join the two top ends together and fill the top of the filter with an inch or two and hold it in place with the kitchen cooking.
Step 4

Take a small saucepan. Pour 1 1/2 cups of water into a small saucepan and bring the water to a boil over high heat. Then transfer your marijuana to the pot and reduce the flame to medium heat so the water is just simmering.

Step 5

Let the THC free itself. Leave the marijuana in the simmering water for '30 minutes' and if it evaporates, add a little water to the pot. If the water comes to a boil, lower the heat to keep it simmering.

Step 6

Turn off the fire. After 30 minutes, turn off the heat and remove the marijuana from the pot with a sheet or kitchen tongs then let it cool down for 5 minutes. If you wish, obtain a particular flavor to your, add a sachet of the flavoring in the water after 2 minutes and leave it for 3 minutes in the water.

Step 7

Add honey. If you want to join, add a little honey or powdered sugar to the tea and stir it with a spoon. Then enjoy your marijuana tea. In marijuana suspenders, it will take you about 45 to 60 minutes to feel the effects of THC. 1 / 2 gram of good quality marijuana, well mixed with butter you propose to make potent marijuana.

Chai latte with marijuana

1 / 2 gram of marijuana heads
1 chai latte sachet
1 / 2 teaspoon of butter
1 cup of whole milk
1 / 2 cup of water
2 teaspoons of powdered sugar
1 teaspoon of vanilla

Step 1

Mold your marijuana. First separate the marijuana from the stems and remove the seeds then grind your marijuana in a coffee grinder or food processor without converting it to powder. You can also mince it with a sharp kitchen knife.

Step 2

Get a food processor. Place your marijuana in the bowl of a food processor and add 1 cup of whole milk, 1 teaspoon of vanilla and 1/2 teaspoon of butter. 'Mix the ingredients' until you get a homogeneous preparation.

Step 3

Let your mixture rest. Let your preparation rest for 1 hour so that the ingredients harmonize.

Step 4

Take a saucepan. Place your preparation in a small saucepan and add 1/2 cup of water. Heat your mixture until the water is simmering (it should not be boiling) and leave the marijuana in the simmering water for 30 minutes. If necessary, add a little water, but watch your preparation, as the water should never be boiling.

Step 5

Turn off the fire. When 30 minutes have elapsed, turn off the heat and add 1 chai latte packet to the pan. Let the tea brew for 5 minutes.

Step 6

Take a sieve. Filter your chai latte using a fine mesh sieve or cheesecloth. Place the sieve (or cheesecloth) over a bowl and pour your chai latte into it, passing it through the sieve. If you don't mind the presence of seeds, you can skip this step.

Step 7

Enjoy your chai latte. Pour your marijuana chai latte into a cup and if you wish add a little honey or powdered sugar. You can also add some whipped cream and a pinch of cinnamon.

  • 1/2 gram of good quality marijuana mixed well with butter will give you a potent tea.

Herbal tea with marijuana

1 / 2 gram of marijuana heads
1 tea bag (any flavor)
1 cup of water
A little honey or powdered sugar (optional)

Cut the marijuana buds. If necessary, separate the stems and seeds, then finely chop the buds with a grinder or a sharp knife. Note that you must not spray the buds.

Empty a tea bag and fill it with cannabis. Use scissors to cut the top of the bag and empty the contents. Then use a spoon to put the ground buds in the bag and fold it repeatedly to prevent marijuana from leaking.

  • You can use a tea filter, in case you have one at hand.
  • Likewise, you can use a coffee filter. Place the cannabis in the center of the filter and then fix the edges to make a small pocket.

Put the tea bag in a cup. Add a bag of common tea if you want to improve the taste. Earl Gray, Irish Breakfast and herbal teas are palatable.

Boil a cup of water. You can do it on the stove or microwave.

Pour the water into the cup and let the pendant steep for 3 to 5 minutes. The more it soaks, the more intense the taste of the drink will be.

Take out the tea bags and drink. Add sugar or honey to taste.

Note that simple cannabis tea has a good herbal flavor, but has no other effect. It is necessary to extract the THC through the fat to undergo the effect of the plant. If you want a stronger cannabis tea, use a different method.

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