The summer heat can feel inescapable at times, for both the body and mind. Although smoking weed is an easy way to chill out, eating it provides waves of body relaxation that coughing over a joint just can’t achieve. And the self-pampering doesn’t end at the high for edibles: dragonfruit THC seltzers, infused slices of dried papaya and kiwi, rosin gummies and medicated caramel corn candy bars all taste damn good, too.
To help you make it through one of the most heated summers in recent memory, here are ten of our favorite cannabis edibles so far this year:
The summer of seltzer may have started in 2019, but it’s still going strong this year. Phyx, a line of sparkling waters infused from Spherex with THC and CBD, is the new kid on the block, with drinks bottled in glass instead of cans to avoid that cannabinoid-killing side effect of aluminum. Phyx’s seltzers come in lime, dragonfruit, grapefruit and original flavors, claiming an onset of ten minutes and duration of an hour. The 10-milligram doses are too light for me to tell whether that’s true or not, but my roommates and friends have reported feeling the effects within ten to twenty minutes.
Ripple has been a longstanding favorite since it debuted several years ago. The mostly flavorless powder…