How to Make Delta 8 Edibles

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Delta 8 Edibles are a unique kind of product. They’re not your average marijuana products. In fact, Delta 8 Edibles are arguably one of the most potent strains on the market. 

That’s why it’s so important to make sure you are using the right tools when making them. In this post, we will show you how to make delta 8 edibles using the right tools and methods. 

From start to finish, you will be able to make delta 8 edibles that are perfect for your needs.

Can you make edibles with delta 8 THC?

Delta-8 tetrahydrocannabinol, or delta-8 THC, is a cannabinoid that is more psychoactive than other cannabinoids and has a stronger “high.” 

Because of this, it can be easier to overdose on delta-8 THC than other cannabinoids.

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Things you need to make Delta 8 edibles

  • Delta-8 THC (or another cannabinoid with a higher psychoactive content)
  • Food coloring
  • A food processor or blender
  • Sugar or honey

What are the benefits of making your own delta 8 THC edibles?

Making your own delta 8 THC edibles can provide a number of benefits, including greater control over the potency and quality of your product. 

Additionally, you can customize the experience for each individual user, making sure everyone gets the exact dose they need.

Creating your own delta 8 THC edibles also allows you to avoid potential health risks associated with pre-made products. 

By ensuring that all ingredients are safe and properly stored, you can be certain that your products are free from harmful contaminants.

Finally, making your own delta 8 THC edibles allows you to save money in the long run. 

By creating your own product instead of purchasing one off the shelf, you can cut costs significantly. 

This savings can go a long way when it comes to maintaining a budget while enjoying high quality cannabis products.

Delta 8 THC Edible

How do you infuse delta 8 THC edibles?


  • 1 gram of delta 8 THC extract (or 1/2 teaspoon of concentrate)
  • 200 milliliters of water
  • 1 cup of sugar or corn syrup
  • 3 tablespoons of butter or margarine


  • Heat the water and sugar together in a medium saucepan over medium heat until the sugar is fully dissolved.
  • Add the delta 8 THC extract and butter or margarine, and stir until melted.
  • Simmer for about 5 minutes, stirring occasionally, until the mixture has thickened slightly and forms a soft ball when dropped from a spoon.
  • Remove from heat and let cool slightly before serving.

Do I need to decarb delta 8 flower before making edibles?

If you’re making edibles using delta 8 flower, you don’t need to decarb it first. 

However, if you’re using other forms of delta 8 such as vape oil or tinctures, you may want to decarb the flower before using it. 

Decarbing the flower will remove any harmful chemicals and toxins that may be present.

What do I need to make delta 8 edibles at home?

To make delta 8 edibles at home, you will need:

  • Delta 8 THC concentrate
  • Food processor or blender
  • Glass jar with lid
  • Spoon
  • Water bath canner or pot of boiling water
  • Ball of ice
  • Dish towel or paper towel


  • Start by heating the delta 8 THC concentrate in a food processor or blender until it is liquid.
  • Pour the liquid into a glass jar, and add enough cold water to cover the cannabinoids.
  • Place the glass jar in a water bath canner or pot of boiling water, and carefully lower the temperature to 212 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Once the temperature reaches 212 degrees Fahrenheit, add enough ice to create a ball of ice around the outside of the jar.
  • Leave the cannabis mixture sealed in the water bath for 30 minutes, then remove it and let it cool down completely before using it.
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How to make delta 8 edibles with flower

Making delta 8 edibles with flower is easy and fun. You will need some fresh flowers, dried cannabis, and a grinder. 

  • The first step is to cut the flowers into small pieces.
  • Next, add the cannabis to the grinder and grind it until it is a fine powder. 
  • Finally, add the flower powder to the desired dosage and enjoy!

How to make delta 8 edibles with concentrate

Making delta 8 edibles with concentrate is a simple process that can be done at home. 

There are several ways to do this, and the method that you choose will depend on the ingredients that you have available.

The first step is to make your concentrate. This can be done using an oven, a stovetop, or a water bath. 

The most important thing is to make sure that the temperature is high enough so that the THC vaporizes.

Next, you will need to prepare your cannabis products. This means decarboxylating it if it has been dried, and trimming if it has been fresh cannabis. 

You can also add other flavors and additives if desired.

Once your products are ready, it is time to mix them with the concentrate. You can do this by either manually stirring or using an electronic mixer. 

Be sure to use a high-quality container for your mixture because it will be heated during processing.

Finally, you will need to heat up the mixture until it reaches melt point. This can be done using a microwave or a stovetop burner. 

Once melted, you can pour it into various containers and store them in a cool place until ready to use.

2 simple delta 8 edible recipes

Delta edibles are a type of edible that use the delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) as its primary psychoactive component. 

Delta edibles are typically made from food items that have been soaked in THC oil or a THC concentrate. The THC then binds to receptors in the body, causing euphoria and relaxation.

There are many delta edible recipes out there, but some of the simplest include:

Warm Chocolate Cake with Delta Edible Cannabis Frosting: 

This recipe calls for chocolate cake, butter, eggs, sugar, vanilla extract and baking powder. To make the frosting, you’ll need cannabis-infused oil (or cannabutter), confectioners’ sugar, milk and peppermint extract. Add this mixture to the frosted cake and serve immediately.

Peanut Butter Cookies with Delta Edible Cannabis Ganache: 

These cookies will require peanut butter cookie dough, cannabis-infused oil (or cannabutter), confectioners’ sugar and vanilla extract. To make the ganache, combine 1 cup heavy cream with 2 tablespoons cannabis-infused oil (or cannabutter). Cook over low heat until thickened. Spread ganache on top of cookies before serving.

Delta 8 THC cookies

Delta 8 cookies recipe

Delta 8 cookies are a delicious and easy way to enjoy cannabis. Simply mix together 1/2 cup of Delta 8 oil, 1/4 cup of flour, 1 teaspoon of baking powder, and 1/4 teaspoon of salt in a bowl and stir until well combined. 

Then add in 2 tablespoons of chopped nuts and stir until evenly coated. Drop rounded teaspoons of batter onto a preheated cookie sheet, spacing them about 2 inches apart. 

Bake at 350 degrees F for 10-12 minutes or until the cookies are golden brown. Enjoy!

Delta 8 Brownie

Delta 8 brownies recipe


  • Delta 8 brownies
  • 1/2 cup cannabis butter (or other type of butter)
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt


Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour an 8×8 inch baking dish. In a large bowl, cream together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. 

Add the vanilla extract and baking powder and mix until well combined. Stir in the cannabis butter (or other type of butter). Pour mixture into the prepared pan and bake for 30 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean. Allow brownies to cool completely before cutting into squares.

Delta 8 gummies recipe

Delta 8 gummies are an easy way to get your daily dose of CBD. Simply mix together the Delta 8 CBD oil with some water and enjoy as gummy bears or drops.

For those new to CBD, it’s important to start with a low dose and gradually increase over time. The gummies are great for children, pets, and adults alike since they’re vegan, gluten free, and non-GMO. Plus, they come in flavors like sour apple, grape, and mango peach.

Things to keep in mind when making delta edibles

  • First, be sure to use a quality cannabis strain that contains delta-8.
  • Second, make sure your ingredients are ground correctly and mixed well.
  • Third, be aware of the dosage you’re consuming – too much delta-8 can result in an intense high.
  • Finally, take it easy – delta-8 can be addictive and may cause adverse effects if overused.


Jennifer Williams
Jennifer Williams
In my early twenties, I had everything in the palm of my hand. I was a journalist, published author, and was passionate about cannabis. Quickly realizing that the cannabis industry wasn't going to take off the way I wanted it to, I decided I needed a change.After some soul searching and self-reflection, I realized that all of my passions were centered on wellness. CBD is an incredible healing tool with scientific research backing its effectiveness in alleviating anxiety and promoting restorative sleep. With CBD becoming a more mainstream topic every day (not just among the medical community), it seemed like this was something that could be well worth pursuing!