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elevate your beverages: a guide to crafting thc-infused drinks

September 5, 2023

welcome to the world of thc-infused beverages, where creativity meets culinary science and a simple drink transforms into an extraordinary experience.  at brelixi, we believe in elevating everyday moments, and what better way to do that than by infusing your favorite drinks with the unique properties of thc?  whether you’re a seasoned mixologist or just starting your journey into cannabis-infused beverages, this guide will provide the insights and techniques you need to craft the perfect thc-infused drink.  so grab your shaker, and let’s embark on a flavorful adventure together.

understanding thc in beverages

thc-infused beverages are revolutionizing how we experience cannabis, offering a unique and controlled way to enjoy its effects.  from cocktails to non-alcoholic sips, understanding the science and art of thc in beverages opens up a world of possibilities for both enthusiasts and newcomers. what is thc? tetrahydrocannabinol (thc) is the psychoactive compound in cannabis that provides the “high” sensation.  

  • infusion methods: various techniques can infuse thc into beverages, including tinctures, emulsions, and simple syrups.
  • dosage control: thc beverages often contain controlled dosages ranging from 2-10mg per serving, allowing for a predictable experience.
  • onset time: unlike edibles, thc-infused drinks often use nanoemulsion technology, resulting in a quicker absorption rate of 15-30 minutes.
  • flavor pairing: crafting thc beverages involves understanding flavor profiles and how they interact with different strains of cannabis.
  • legal considerations: regulations vary by state, and it’s essential to be aware of local laws regarding the purchase and consumption of thc products.
  • health and safety: responsible consumption is critical, and understanding how thc interacts with the body can help ensure a safe and enjoyable experience.

are you interested in brelixi’s distinctive cbd-infused beverages or considering wholesale possibilities? we welcome your inquiries and thoughts. reach out to us, and let’s embark on a journey of wellness together.

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crafting your own thc-infused drinks

creating your own thc-infused beverages is an exciting and rewarding endeavor that allows you to tailor your cannabis experience to your preferences.  whether you’re a seasoned mixologist or just starting your journey, crafting thc-infused drinks at home offers endless possibilities for flavor, potency, and creativity. 

  • choosing the right strain: different strains of cannabis offer unique flavors and effects. selecting the right one for your drink can enhance the overall experience.
  • decarboxylation process: decarboxylation activates the thc in the cannabis flower, making it ready for infusion.
  • infusion techniques: various methods can be used to infuse thc into your beverages, from simple syrups to emulsions.
    • simple syrups: a popular choice for cocktails, thc-infused simple syrups can be made with honey, water, and decarboxylated cannabis.
    • emulsions: a more advanced method, emulsions allow for a stable mixture of oil and water, providing a smooth texture.
  • dosage considerations: careful measurement and understanding of thc potency are crucial for creating a controlled and enjoyable experience.
  • equipment and tools: utilizing the right tools, such as a high-speed mixer or thermometer, can make the process more precise and enjoyable.
  • experimentation and creativity: don’t be afraid to experiment with flavors, garnishes, and presentations to make your thc-infused drinks uniquely yours.
  • safety precautions: always consume responsibly and be mindful of your tolerance and legal regulations in your area.


benefits and effects of thc-infused drinks

thc-infused beverages are revolutionizing the way people enjoy cannabis, offering a unique and controlled experience that goes beyond traditional smoking methods.  these drinks provide a range of benefits and effects that cater to various preferences and needs: 

  • controlled dosage: with precise measurements, thc-infused drinks offer consistent and controlled dosing, allowing for a predictable experience.
  • quick onset: thanks to nanoemulsion technology, these beverages are absorbed quickly, with effects felt within 15-30 minutes.
  • versatility: from cocktails to non-alcoholic options, thc-infused drinks come in various flavors and types, catering to different tastes and occasions.
  • smoke-free option: an excellent alternative for those who prefer not to smoke, these drinks provide a discreet and social way to enjoy cannabis.


brelixi’s thc-infused drink: a taste of innovation

brelixi’s thc yuzu + turmeric lemonade drink mix stick is a refreshing, innovative beverage solution designed to elevate your experience. a delightful blend of tangy yuzu, earthy organic turmeric, and juicy lemon notes offers a unique and refreshing flavor. this drink mix stick is packed with 20 mg of fast-acting nano thc, ensuring an onset time of just 5-10 minutes.

better-for-you functionals

  • electrolytes: brelixi’s mineral blend enhances hydration, keeping you refreshed.
  • adaptogen: l-theanine helps maintain a chill vibe.
  • nootropic: 5-htp acts as a mood booster, uplifting your spirit.
  • nano cannabinoid: fast-acting thc provides an uplifting experience.
  • quality assurance: lab-tested, vegan, and gluten-free, with less than 0.3% hemp-derived delta-9-thc by dry weight per serving.

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frequently asked questions


how long does it take to infuse thc into alcohol?

infusing thc into alcohol typically takes a few hours to a couple of weeks, depending on the method used. a slow infusion might involve letting the mixture sit for up to two weeks, while a faster way might use heat to speed up the process, taking only a few hours.

what is the best way to drink thc?

the best way to consume thc beverages depends on personal preferences and the desired effects. some prefer thc-infused mocktails, teas, or sodas, while others might enjoy simple thc-infused water or lemonade, like brelixi’s thc yuzu + turmeric lemonade drink mix stick.

what does nano thc do?

nano thc refers to thc molecules broken down into smaller nanoparticles. this trait allows for faster absorption into the bloodstream, resulting in quicker onset times and potentially more consistent effects.

are thc beverages legal?

thc beverages are legal in some states and countries where recreational or medicinal cannabis has been legalized. however, laws vary widely, so checking local regulations is essential. begin a path to improved wellness with brelixi’s cutting-edge cbd and thc-infused drink mixes. discover tranquility, immediate hydration, and a fresh perspective on mindful sobriety.

rehighdrating with thc-infused beverages

in the ever-evolving world of cannabis, thc-infused beverages offer a refreshing and innovative way to enjoy the benefits of this remarkable plant.  from understanding the science behind thc in drinks to crafting your concoctions and exploring the various effects, there’s a world of possibilities. whether you’re seeking relaxation, elevation, or a post-hiking reward, these beverages can be tailored to your needs. for those looking to indulge in a ready-to-mix, fast-acting option, brelixi’s thc yuzu + turmeric lemonade drink mix stick stands out with its unique electrolytes, nootropics, and adaptogens blend.  with a tangy and earthy taste, it’s a convenient back pocket buddy that aligns with the modern, health-conscious consumer.  related: the future of cannabis – exploring hemp-derived thc

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