September 2018

Tweet Have you ever walked out of a pot shop with a fresh gram of weed, only to be overcome with disappointment as soon as you open the bag and realize you bought a dud? Accidentally buying shitty weed is an unfortunately common experience in Oregon, where there’s thousands of pounds of amazing, world-class legal […]

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About Lauren Yoshiko Lauren has contributed to the Willamette Week’s weed column since 2013, initially going by “Mary Romano” until marijuana became legal in Oregon. She also writes about movies, plays and restaurants for the Art and Culture section. Read more at: http://www.wweek.com/culture/2018/09/25/a-beginners-guide-to-eating-edibles/

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As more and more cannabis-infused foods enter the legal marijuana market, a new study suggests there is a significant uptick in “unexpected highs” among inexperienced marijuana consumers, especially when it comes to marijuana edibles. The study from RTI International and published in Drug and Alcohol Dependence finds that some novice marijuana consumers are unable to […]

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As more and more cannabis-infused foods enter the legal marijuana market, a new study suggests there is a significant uptick in “unexpected highs” among inexperienced marijuana consumers, especially when it comes to marijuana edibles. The study from RTI International and published in Drug and Alcohol Dependence finds that some novice marijuana consumers are unable to […]

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PORTLAND, Ore.—The first time Holly Hukill tried to make cannabis-infused desserts it was, in her own words, “a complete disaster.” “I burned the butter,” said Hukill, the product development director at Serra, a Portland-based weed dispensary. “And the cookies were just awful.” Making your own edibles, Hukill explained, requires a lot of trial and error. […]

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Extracts, whether vaped, dabbed or otherwise, are seeing enormous growth in the marijuana marketplace. As outlined in a new report page published Tuesday by ArcView in partnership with BDS Analytics, “Retail consumer appeal is propelling concentrates toward an estimated $8 billion in retail sales by 2022, outpacing growth in traditional flower sales.” The report, titled “Concentrates: […]

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PORTLAND, Ore.—The first time Holly Hukill tried to make cannabis-infused desserts it was, in her own words, “a complete disaster.” “I burned the butter,” said Hukill, the product development director at Serra, a Portland-based weed dispensary. “And the cookies were just awful.” Making your own edibles, Hukill explained, requires a lot of trial and error. […]

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As the product development director at Serra, a Portland-based weed dispensary, Holly Hukill infuses cannabis into chocolate edibles.(Photo: Max Noecker, Groundworks Industries) PORTLAND, Ore.—The first time Holly Hukill tried to make cannabis-infused desserts it was, in her own words, “a complete disaster.” “I burned the butter,” said Hukill, the product development director at Serra, a […]

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Buy Photo Fall produce for sale on the last Bremerton Farmer’s Market of the year at Evergreen-Rotary-Park.(Photo: Larry Steagall / Kitsap Sun)Buy Photo Fall is beginning to settle in, and with it comes some wet weather this weekend. We’ve still got some ideas to get you out and about, including plenty of indoor options. Read […]

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