What To Do With Weed Butter

What To Do With Weed Butter: 30 Ideas

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If you have ever made your own weed butter before, chances are that you then used it to make brownies. Yeah, brownies are fine, and we do have them on our list. However, there is so much more that you can cook with good cannabis butter.

What to do with weed butter you ask? You can use weed butter or Cannabutter to make brownies, cakes, cookies, scones, pizza dough, pasta, pasta sauce, and so much more. You can use pot infused butter to slather meat and cook meat, to make dips, soups, and even more.

Yeah, we are getting hungry too, so let’s get to it and take a look at some awesome infused foods where you can substitute butter with cannabis butter. It tastes great and gives you a heck of a buzz!

What Is Weed Butter AKA Cannabutter?

Simply put, Cannabutter or weed butter is butter that has been infused with activated weed. It is pretty much just butter that is full of weed, tastes like it, and definitely gets you mighty high too.

There are lots of different foods that you can make with pot weed, so let’s talk about some of the best, tastiest, and most popular ones right now.

30 Foods To Make With Weed Butter & Other Uses

The fact of the matter is that there are a whole lot of different things that you can do with Cannabutter or weed butter.

Let’s go over the 30 most popular and easy to make meals and foods, ones where you can use weed butter to create something tasty that will give you quite the buzz;

1. Pot Cookies

One of the most common things to make with weed butter is the pot cookie. These are very easy to make, do not cost much, and require fairly limited ingredients.

Even better is that you can make chocolate chip, white chocolate, peanut butter, shortbread, and many other cookies. As long as they have butter in the ingredients list, you can use weed butter to make them.

They make for a perfect afternoon snack or a relaxed party snack for you and your friends.

2. Weed Brownies

Weed brownies are another one of those things you can make with weed butter. Now, there may not be many types of brownies out there, but they all taste amazing.

The good part about pot brownies is that you can make them from scratch or you can buy readymade brownie mixes.

Making them does not take very long at all, they make for a good buzz, and they make for a great afternoon or night time snack, something heavy and sweet that everybody will enjoy.

3. Marijuana Cake

Now, the marijuana cake is not nearly as portable as a cookie or brownie, but they certainly taste great, not to mention that there is a whole lot of variety.

Whether you make a sweet apple cake, a pineapple turnover, a vanilla cake, a marble cake, or literally anything in between, as long as it has butter in the recipe, you can substitute it with Cannabutter to make a great cake that will hit you like a brick.

This is something which is recommended for gatherings and dessert. A pot cake is going to be fairly heavy.

4. Pot Scones & Biscuits

If you are a fan of the wake and bake, or just love scones and biscuits with your cup of coffee, making weed scones and biscuits is another option that you could go with.

They tend to be pretty dry, but this is perfect for an afternoon or morning cup of tea, coffee, or hot chocolate. There are many types of scones and biscuits out there, and this includes savory ones, such as cheese scones, and many different sweet ones too.

The variety here is definitely an attractive thing.

5. Cannabis Pizza dough

Something which is quite popular is the cannabis pizza. To be specific, most people will use Cannabutter to make a weed infused pizza dough of sorts.

It’s a great thing if you are having a few friends over to watch the big game, or if you and some friends want a pizza with a bit of a buzz.

The nice thing here is that a weed dough pizza makes for a great meal, one where you can add any toppings you like.

6. Spread on Toast

Although not overly tasty, something which some people choose to do is to spread the cannabis butter directly on toast or bread.

It might not taste the best, but it is super cheap and easy to do, and it will still provide you with one heck of a buzz.

If you are a fan of the wake and bake, spreading your weed butter on toast is definitely an option.

7. Searing/Frying Meat

You do have to be careful not to kill the THC when frying or searing meat. That said, have you ever fried up a good beef steak in butter?

Yeah, it tastes absolutely wonderful and makes for a really tender piece of meat. Now just imagine substituting the butter with weed butter. It will create a well seared piece of meat that tastes amazing and will provide you with a bit of a buzz.

Beware that a steak is not going to absorb too much of the Cannabutter, but a little bit still.

8. Making Herb Butter

This is something you could do to make for steaks and other pieces of meat. By herb butter, we do not mean the marijuana in the butter, because that is already a given.

Here, we are talking about using various cooking herbs to make tasty and fragrant herb butter that you can use to top a grilled steak or other cut of meat after it has been grilled.

It adds great flavor and will definitely provide you with a bit of a high too.

9. Stoner Mac & Cheese

Yeah, mac and cheese is already really fatty thanks to the cream and cheese used to make it. However, if you want to step things up a bit, you can always substitute a bit of cheese and cream with cannabis infused butter.

It creates a super creamy baked mac and cheese that will get you super baked too. Something you might like here is that there are lots of varieties of mac and cheese out there.

Some people add bacon and other meats, some people substitute the carbs with veggies, and so much more. The bottom line is that you can definitely make some tasty mac and cheese using weed butter.

10. Weed Ice Cream

Ok, so ice cream is not very easy to make, it takes quite a few ingredients, and the right kind of equipment too. However, for a hot summer day or for a nice stoner snack, there is rarely anything better than some good ice cream.

The beauty here is that you can make any flavor of ice cream you want using infused cannabis butter.

It might be a bit difficult, but the end results are definitely worth it, especially when that chocolate pot ice cream high hits your head.

11. Pot Pasta Of All Sorts

We aren’t about to start listing all of the pasta dishes that either use butter in their recipes or where it wouldn’t hurt if you added some, especially if it is cannabis butter.

There are literally dozens and dozens of different types of pasta, pasta sauces, and pasta recipes out there that you can make with weed butter, and they all turn out fantastic.

One of our personal favorites is a good alfredo cream sauce with blackened chicken. It’s creamy, spicy, has chicken in it, and gets you mega stoned too, at least if you use strong weed butter.

12. The Best Fried Chicken Ever

Who doesn’t like fired chicken? Psychopaths, that’s who doesn’t like fried chicken. Now, imagine a crispy piece of fried chicken that has just a bit of pot butter in the batter.

Chicken always tastes great no matter what, and it is only made better with weed. You could also trying adding a bit of cannabis butter to a special BBQ sauce and do it that way too.

Get stoned, eat weed chicken, get more stoned, repeat.

13. Canna-Burgers

Although adding butter into ground beef when making burgers is not super common, it definitely should be, especially with weed butter. It will make a fatty, juicy, creamy, and super tasty weed burger that will get you super high.

It’s nice because you can use different meats to make burgers, and if you do not want to add the Cannabutter into the meat, you can always spread some on a nicely toasted bun, or even make your own fresh made cannabis infused burger buns.

14. Baked Potatoes That Get You Baked

Super baked potatoes are another thing you can make with weed butter. What is nice about baked potatoes is that they are super dry and will really absorb a whole lot of cannabis butter.

You do not have to bake them with the butter, but adding it after works really well. If a baked potato does not suit your fancy, you can always use the cannabis butter to make super weed infused mashed potatoes.

Whether it is a weed baked potato or pot infused mash, you can use them as side dishes to mostly any meal out there. It’s a great lunchtime or dinnertime addition no doubt.

Try using a nice indica for a good after meal nap.

15. The Best Cup Of Coffee Ever

It is tradition in some places to put a bit of butter in coffee to boost the flavor and to make it really creamy.

If you like to wake and bake, or you just love coffee and love getting a buzz on, a cannabis butter infused cup of hot Joe might be something for you.

16. Chicken Pot Pie

Chicken pot pie is a staple in many places, especially in North America and the UK. Chicken pot pies taste great, they are easy to make, and they are filling too. You know what is better than a normal chicken pot pie?

A super chicken pot pie made with some extra pot! You can make your own dough for the pie with cannabis butter, and you can throw a good amount of it into the filling too.

The fact of the matter is that good size chicken pot pie can handle a whole lot of cannabis butter, and makes for a super stoner lunch per extraordinaire.

16. Guacamole Con Ganja

Do you like nachos? Yeah, most people do, especially because you can use different kinds of cheese, salsa, meats, and other toppings too.

Something which people often put on nachos is guacamole, which also makes a great game day dip for chips and other foods. Guacamole usually does not have butter in it, but there is really no reason why you cannot add in just a little bit of cannabis butter for an extra kick that everybody will love.

It will definitely make the game more entertaining to watch.

17. Flying High Turkey

If you are having a thanksgiving or Christmas dinner, or maybe Easter, chances are you are cooking a turkey.

If you happen to be at a family gathering of people who all like to indulge in the Mary Jane, a pot butter infused turkey might be a good option.

Most people will slather the turkey in butter before roasting it, so you can just replace the normal butter with your very own special cannabis butter.

You can even use some to make the stuffing for the turkey. It will definitely create a memorable feast.

18. Special Popcorn

It might not be special or hard to make, but darn does it ever taste good. Every kind of popcorn out there, especially freshly made popcorn tastes just so much better with some melted butter on it.

Now, if you want it to taste awesome and get you super stoned, you can always replace the normal butter with weed butter.

19. Pot Pancakes

Pancakes are absolutely delicious. There is no arguing that fact. Pancakes come in many varieties such as chocolate, vanilla, plain, and ones filled with all kinds of fruits and berries.

Pancake batter has a lot of butter in it, and people often top their pancaked with a healthy helping of butter too. Yeah, it’s not super healthy, more or less a cake fried in butter, but does it every taste good.

For a triple hitter super stoner breakfast, use cannabis butter for the pancake batter, to fry them up, and to top them with. It’s a breakfast of champions no doubt.

20. Cannabis Omelets

Omelets are nice because they can be eaten for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

To make some really special omelets, mix in some cannabis butter along with the other ingredients, and then cook the omelets in that same Cannabutter.

Whether you eat them for lunch, breakfast, or dinner, you will definitely be feeling the effects.

21. The Perfect Quiche

Quiche is absolutely delicious too, and there are so many different kinds out there.

There are dozens of quiche recipes out there, ones with carrying veggies, cheeses, and types of meat. Both for the quiche dough and the filling, a healthy helping of cannabis butter will definitely liven things up a bit, at least until the high hit and you are flying sky high in the clouds.

It’s a bit of a fancy thing, something you might use to impress a stoner date.

22. A Stoner Breakfast Sandwich

Do you know those breakfast sandwiches you can get in most coffee shops and fast food joints?

Yah, those English muffins topped with bacon or a sausage patty, some eggs, and usually cheese.

Well, you can always spread some cannabis butter on the English muffin for a breakfast of kinds.

Beware, you will probably end up eating more than one of these things!

23. Peanut Butter & Pot Protein Bars

If you love your protein, a peanut butter bar or a cannabis butter infused protein bar could be nice for you.

This is especially nice for people who go to the gym a lot, love being stoned, and want to build muscle with protein. No, here you are not getting two birds with one stone, but getting two birds stoned at once!

Peanut butter hides the taste of the cannabis really well too, so if you are not a fan of the taste, this can be a great choice to go with.

24. Ganja Grilled Cheese

A good grilled cheese sandwich is a great stoner lunch either way, but it is made just that much better if you use cannabis butter to fry up the grill cheese sandwich.

The beauty here is that all you need is some weed butter, the cheese of your choice, and some good bread. It takes all of 10 minutes to make and will get you mighty stoned like you never thought possible.

Fair warning, it’s another one of those things that you will not be able to just eat one of.

25. Sativa Squash Soup

If you would like something a bit lighter, such as a soup for lunch or dinner, making a cannabis butter infused soup might be a good choice for you.

The beauty here is that you can use squash, pumpkin, carrots, potatoes, or anything else which would generally be used to make a thick and creamy soup or stew.

The addition of weed butter will make everything taste just that much better.

26. Canna-Shrimp & Other Seafood

If you really like seafood, especially simple seafood that has been quickly pan seared, using cannabis butter instead of oil or regular butter for cooking is a good weed recipe idea too.

Just put some butter into the frying pan, add your clams, shrimp, scallops, or any other seafood, and cook it just long enough until the seafood is thoroughly cooked.

It will taste great and get you stoned too.

27. Canna-Caramel

Lots of people out there love to eat caramel. Caramel can be eaten on its own, baked with, or used as a topping for ice cream, cakes, and other sweets too.

Caramel is made with a whole lot of butter, so if you are a pot connoisseur, you may as well substitute it with good old weed butter.

On that same note, you could also use pot butter to make toffee or butterscotch. It’s heavy, rich, creamy, and will hit your head.

28. Weed Veggies

This might not be super creative per say, but if you are the kind of person who likes to eat a lot of veggies, you could always use just a bit of weed butter to give them some extra flavor after you have boiled, baked, or grilled them.

If you are like us, you probably like meat and sweets more, but alas, veggies are a necessary evil, so you may as well use some ganja butter to make them a bit more enjoyable.

29. Ganja Garlic Bread

What’s better than spaghetti and garlic bread? Spaghetti with pot infused garlic bread, that’s what!

If you want just a bit of a kick from your edibles, eat a couple pieces of garlic bread along with your spaghetti and you will be feeling great all day long!

If you do not feel like making your own garlic bread, you can always buy it readymade and then slather some Cannabutter onto it.

30. Cannabis Corn Bread

If you are a fan of southern food from the USA, some cannabis corn bread might suit your fancy. It’s salty, but a bit dry.

You know how you can jazz up some relatively bland corn bread? Well with some pot butter of course. Corn bread is made with a lot of butter, and is usually topped with some butter too.

In our opinion, with a good meal of grits and BBQ meat, there’s nothing better than cannabis infused corn bread just to liven things up a bit.


Folks, there are of course lots of different foods you can make with cannabis butter. However, the weed butter infused foods we have listed above are the tastiest, easiest to make, and the most popular. If you like edibles, you will definitely love any and all of the tasty pot treats and meals we have talked about here today! It’s healthier than smoking and it tastes better too.

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