Friday Delight: Cannabis Pumpkin Mini-Cheesecakes
It’s fall, and you know what? Yep, it’s pumpkin time. The whole country is obsessed with pumpkin sweets. They are the reason why we are so happy that this part of the year has some. To make pumpkin desserts even better, charge them with cannabis. This recipe for cute mini-cheesecake is your next dinner party success. Let’s do it!
What you need
Yield: 15 cheesecakes
Dosage (very approximate): 20 mg per serving
- Two cupcake pans
- 15 cupcake liners
- 15 ginger cookies (look for small ones)
- One 8-oz package of cream cheese (choose softened)
- One 15-oz pumpkin
- One cup sugar
- ¼ teaspoon salt
- One egg + Two egg yolks (lightly beaten)
- One cup half and half
- ¼ cup melted cannabutter
- ½ teaspoon cinnamon
- ½ teaspoon ginger
- ⅛ teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
- One teaspoon vanilla extract
- Whipped cream (optional)
What you do
It takes 45 minutes. Follow these simple directions:
- Preheat oven to 325˚F.
- Line pans with cupcake liners. Put a cookie at the bottom of each lined cup.
- Beat the cream cheese with a mixer until smooth. Add the pumpkin and beat until combined.
- Put sugar and salt, mix thoroughly.
- Insert the eggs, beaten yolks, half and half, and cannabutter. Mix to ensure even distribution of the cannabutter throughout the mass. Add vanilla and spices and mix thoroughly.
- Ladle the pumpkin pie filling in the cupcake pans, almost to the top.
- Bake 25 to 30 minutes. Centers should be almost set. Remove from oven and let them cool at room temperature. Refrigerate for at least two hours before serving.
- Top with whipped cream and serve!
Enjoy your party with these small miracles!
NB: The actual amount of used cannabutter should be modified based on the strength of your butter and the potency you want to achieve. Dose responsibly — start low and go slow.
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