By: Annie Kiely
With fall comes a delight we wait for all summer, pumpkin spice! Beyond lattes, there are so many ways to enjoy this sweet and inviting flavor. Here is a recipe that will let you start your day with two amazing ingredients – pumpkin spice and cannabis. Incorporating cannabis infused coconut oil, this recipe is loaded with body boosting cannabinoids. In fact, these perfectly sized Pumpkin Spice Breakfast Bites will leave your mouth watering while giving your day a boost right from the start. These bites are so delicious you won't believe how healthy the ingredients are! This recipe is also incredibly simple and quick to complete. Plus, you can store them in the fridge to enjoy this dank treat all week long.
🍃 Prep time: 20 minutes (including baking and cooking)
🍴 Serves: Approximately 12 cookies
Ingredients for Cannabis Pumpkin Spice Bites:
1/2 cup of pumpkin puree
1/2 cup of cannabis coconut oil
1 ripe banana
2 cups rolled oats
1 teaspoon cinnamon
½ teaspoon ground ginger
½ teaspoon nutmeg
¼ teaspoon ground cloves
(seasoning can be replaced by 2 teaspoons of pumpkin pie spice)
Optional: 1 cup raisins OR 1 cup of cranberries
Preheat oven to 350 degrees
Combine all ingredients in mixing bowl, stirring until mixed well
The dough should be very moist. If dough seems very wet, add 2 more teaspoons of oats. Alternatively, you can also add two teaspoons of flour or hemp protein powder.
Drop large spoonfuls (approximately one inch across) onto a baking sheet.
Place on middle rack in preheated oven and bake for 10 - 14 minutes (first checking at 10 minutes to ensure they do not overcook)
When cookies look like they have begun to thicken, remove and let cool
Cookies are prone to staleness, so be sure to store them in a sealed container once cooled
Have you tried this cannabis pumpkin spice breakfast bites? Share your experience by commenting below
AUTHOR: ANNIE KIELY
Annie Kiely is a freelance writer, editor and researcher who lives in the 'burbs of Toronto with her partner and too many pets. Annie is an advocate for wellness, mental health support and literacy, and spent many years working in the charitable sector. In the past few years, she has built a successful freelance business conducting research and writing services for cannabis businesses all over the world.