How to make Cannabis Sugar

Making Cannabis sugar at home is an easy, DIY way to make anything into a weed edible with a little sugar, your favorite flower and some know how. Add this to coffee, a sweet recipe or over fruit for a refreshing snack. Remember, never heat your tincture above 300F and work in a ventilated area when cooking with alcohol. 

48 servings – 11.5 mg THC per (1 teaspoon) serving (based on flower with 20% THC) 

What you’ll need…

  • Oven (or dehydrator) 
  • Baking Tray
  • 2 cups Granulated sugar
  • 1 cup Cannabis Tincture (insert link to our tincture recipe)
  • 1 tbsp Citric acid (optional)

How you’ll do it

  1. Preheat oven to 200F. If using a dehydrator, follow factory instructions without exceeding this temperature. 
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine sugar and two cups of cannabis tincture. Add citric acid if using.
  3. Pour mixture onto a parchment lined baking sheet and spread out evenly with
  4. Put the baking tray inside the oven but DO NOT shut the oven door. This step is to evaporate the alcohol from the mixture.
  5. Every 15-20 minutes mix the cannabis sugar around on the tray to keep exposing the wet sugar to the heat and dry air of the oven. Continue doing this for 2 1/2 hours. Once the 
  6. Once your sugar is completely dry, carefully remove from the oven and break up any chunks that remain.


Stay safe: Always make sure you’re working in a ventilated area when heating alcohol. Never close the oven door and keep all windows open and consider placing a fan near your oven, facing the window!

Keep the oven door open anytime your sugar is inside. We’re not cooking is so much as drying it out!

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