Step By Step Easy Double Chocolate Weed Brownies Recipe
Making Double Chocolate Weed Brownies for the first time can be daunting. But it doesn’t have to be! All you need is a few simple ingredients, and you’re well on your way to enjoying these sweet treats’ delicious and rewarding effects.
The style of Brownie you make will fall into one of these categories;
Gooey is moist and dense, similar to fudge, but not as compact. The ratio of fat to flour is much higher than in cakey Brownies. Be sure not to overbake your Brownies, as it will settle somewhat as it cools.
Dense and moist, similar to a fudgy Brownie, but with more elasticity in the texture. You can achieve this “Chewiness” by adding canola oil to the butter, fat, and brown sugar. Some recipes call for cocoa powder and (instead of) melted chocolate. At heart, I’m a fudgy Brownie eater.
Similar to a moist, denser cake. You can achieve this texture by adding a raising or leavening agent to the Brownie mixture. You can also adjust the fat-to-flour ratio by adding more flour to your Brownie batch.
What Are The Health Benefits Of Double Chocolate Weed Brownies?
Brownies are easy to make and an effective yet simple way to get your needed dose. With a few simple steps, you can make your brownie recipe healthier.
Substitute the ingredients for this Weed Brownie recipe with other sugar or sweeteners. We recommend coconut sugar for a refined sugar-free version. You can replace the butter with a vegan option or Weed infused coconut oil if you prefer a vegan recipe.
Make these Weed Brownies gluten-free by substituting the flour for a gluten-free alternative like sorghum or nut flour. Note that different types of sugar, fats, and flour may affect the texture of the Weed Brownie.
Weed has several health benefits and, depending on the strain you consume, will include some of the following:
reduce anxiety and other mood disorders
help you relax
help with insomnia
Always remember to start low and go slow.
Double Chocolate Weed Brownies Recipe
The recipe below is my favorite fudgy Weed Brownie recipe. It mixes up in no time and delivers a moist, dense, gooey product every time.
Double Chocolate Weed Brownies Recipe
- Mixing Bowl
- Spatula or wooden spoon
- Baking Pan 8 x 8 inch
- Parchment Paper
- Measuring Cup
- Measuring Spoon
- Small Saucepan
- ½ cup Cannabutter
- 2 oz Chocolate good quality dark or unsweetened
- 1 cup Sugar
- 2 Eggs Beaten and at room temperature
- ½ tsp Vanilla Extract
- ½ cup Dark Chocolate Chips you can be creative and use any kind you prefer
- ¼ cup All-purpose Flour
- ¼ tsp Kosher Salt
- Preheat the oven to 325°F and position the oven rack on the middle shelf.
- Line a Brownie sheet pan with parchment paper, overlapping on the sides to easily remove from the pan once cooked. Use a little water between the pan and baking paper to keep the parchment paper in place.
- Slowly melt the butter and chocolate over medium-low heat in a medium-sized saucepan. Stir using a wooden spoon or silicone spatula. Remove from the heat.
- Mix in the sugar and stir.
- Once slightly cooled, mix in the beaten eggs and vanilla extract until well blended.
- Add the remaining ingredients, flour, salt, chocolate chips. Mix until just combined, and you have a smooth batter.
- Pour the mixture into your prepared Brownie pan. To ensure the even distribution of air bubbles, tap the pan against your work surface a couple of times.
- Place in the preheated oven and bake for 35 - 40 minutes. Be sure not to overbake. You should have a fudge center and a crusty top resembling a barren desert surface.
- Allow to cool for 5 minutes in the pan before removing and drying on the dry rack.
- Serve on its own or with Cannabis infused ice cream
Double Chocolate Weed Brownie Additions And Variations
The Brownie is a staple of the Cannabis Edibles world. It’s also one of the most versatile as you can make it with your choice of chocolate, cookies, fruit, and even savory snacks.
Replace the chocolate chips with one of the following:
Your favorite Chocolate Bar (think Reese’s cups, Twix, Almond Joy, Snickers). Chopped into 1/2 inch blocks & stir into the brownie mix
Combine different chocolate chips by adding milk chocolate, dark chocolate, and white chocolate chips
Add one of the following to the recipe:
Salted Pretzels chunks. 1/4 – 1/2 cup. Stir in with the chocolate chips
Nuts (we prefer Hazelnuts). 1/4 – 1/2 cup. Coarsely chop and add with the chocolate chips
Peanut Butter chips. 1/4 – 1/2 cup. Add with the chocolate chips
Mini Marshmallows. 1 cup. Mix in with the chocolate chips
Peppermint Candy Canes. 1/4 – 1/2 cup. Crush and add along with the chocolate chips. Add peppermint essence for a robust mint flavor.
Cookie pieces (Oreos, Shortbread, Nutter Butter). 1/2 cup. Brake into chunks or coarsely chop. Stir in with the chocolate chips or pour half the brownie batter into your prepared dish, followed by a layer of cookies, and finish with the last of our brownie batter.
Salted Caramel pieces. 1/4 – 1/2 cup. Chop into 1/2 inch blocks and stir in with the chocolate chips
Dried fruit such as Cranberry, Figs, Freeze Dried Berries (Raspberries, Strawberries, Blueberries). 1/4 – 1/2 cup. Stir in with the chocolate chips before baking
Nutritional Information For Double Chocolate Weed Brownies
Chocolate Brownies can be considered unhealthy. However, choosing healthier ingredients like organic cocoa powder, unsweetened chocolate, and unrefined sugar will keep your daily Weed edible healthy.
What Are The Effects Of Eating Double Chocolate Weed Brownies?
We love to eat these Weed Brownies because they are so delicious. But does consuming Cannabis Edibles have any harmful effects? Let’s explore this question by looking at some of the impacts of eating Weed Brownies.
When you ingest Weed, you can expect a slight delay in feeling the effects. The cannabinoids are first absorbed through the digestive system before going into the bloodstream and liver. Start low and go slow.
Several factors determine the effects of Cannabis Edibles, including:
Your tolerance level will be low at the start and will improve over time.
Is It Safe To Eat Double Chocolate Brownies?
There are many ways to consume Cannabis. Edible products can include Weed Brownies, Weed cookies, Weed tea, Weed gummies, and more.
Edibles can be rich in THC cannabinoid – the psychoactive compound that makes you feel high when smoked or ingested. Over-consumption can increase the risk of experiencing harmful side effects like anxiety and panic attacks. Therefore, starting with a small dose is always best.
It takes longer to experience the effects of Weed Edibles than smoking or vaping and may have more potent and have longer-lasting effects. Therefore, you must experiment with smaller quantities and enjoy the delicious treat.
Frequently Asked Questions:
The answer to this question is not as straightforward as you might think. First, many factors will affect the time it takes for Weed Edibles to get into your system.
For example, if you have eaten anything before eating a brownie with Cannabis, the effects will be much more robust and last longer. Furthermore, if you have eaten a lot of food at once or haven’t eaten for an extended period, the effects will also be more potent and last longer.
What happens if you Overeat Weed?
The effects of Cannabis edibles can be more potent on the body than smoking or vaping it. If you overeat, you may feel anxious, paranoid, uncomfortable, and experience an intense body high that is more intense than just smoking Weed.
Here are some of the most common effects:
A feeling of euphoria and relaxation
Increased heart rate
Anxiety or paranoia
Depending on the amount taken and the strain composition, the effects will typically last around 3-6 hours.
The effects of Weed Edibles will last longer than smoking or vaping because it takes an extended time for the Weed to enter your bloodstream. So it would help if you waited at least an hour before deciding whether or not you are feeling high and consuming more.
Is it safe to eat edibles if you have a low tolerance for Cannabis?
Edibles are a great way to take Cannabis. They are easy to make and can be made with different levels of THC, depending on the consumer’s needs.
However, if you have a low tolerance for Cannabis, you may have an unpleasant experience. The effects of edibles are much stronger than smoking weed, so it is vital to take them in small dosages at first to see how your body reacts.
Is it safe to give weed Brownies to kids or pets?
It is important to note that it is not safe for children under 18 to consume edibles. There are medical exceptions to this where Cannabis has been proven effective, including; Refractory Epilepsy and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
The concern is that children or pets may ingest these products, and the effects could be unpredictable.
Children and pets are more susceptible to the effects of Cannabis because their bodies are still developing. The THC in these edibles can cause hallucinations and anxiety.
Do edibles get you higher than Smoking Marijuana Flowers (buds)?
Edibles enter your body through the digestive tract instead of the lungs. Your liver, which has a slower metabolism, processes the THC. This may result in a more potent high and last longer.
Will I fail a Drug Test after eating a Weed Brownie?
Not always. The amount of THC in edibles can vary greatly, depending on how you decarbed the Weed and how much you ate. The strain composition is critical so consult your budtender when choosing your best strain.
We need to consider other factors: weight, metabolism, and other drugs you take.
The THC in edibles usually takes about 30 minutes to enter the bloodstream. And it can take up to six hours for the effects of edibles to wear off.
How long do the Effects of Weed Brownies last?
The amount of time that Weed Brownies will last depends on the dosage, the metabolism of the person consuming it, and the potency of the Brownie. Generally, Weed Brownies can last anywhere from 3 to 6 hours, depending on the amount of THC.
How much Weed do you need to make Brownies?
Considering that there are no standard edible recipes and that each person’s tolerance is different, it is hard to say how much weed one would need for their brownies.
Our recipe calls for ½ cup Cannabutter, which uses ½ ounce/14g of decarboxylated Cannabis flower.
You can reduce or increase the amount of Weed flower or use AVB (already vaped bud), trim, or kief. Play around with our Edible Dosage Calculator to understand your correct dose.
How long will Weed Brownies last?
Weed Brownies will last in the fridge for up to 7 days. The Brownie’s texture will become fudgier the longer it stays in the refrigerator.
The good news is that Weed Brownies freeze well and will not affect the effects of your Weed.
Serve at room temperature or slightly warm for the best result. Avoid the microwave as it will destroy some of the cannabinoids.
Can You Freeze Weed Brownies?