Cannabis Cooking for Chefs and Culinary Professionals

Learn how to boost your bottom line by adding Cannabis Cooking to your culinary repertoire.

Cannabis Cooking for Chefs:
How to Become a Cannabis Chef 

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As a chef or culinary professional, you already know how to cook.  Isn't it time you learned how to cook with cannabis?

Chefs around the country are getting in on the hottest culinary trend and creating cannabis infused drinks and dishes.  Some are becoming infused dinner party chefs.  Some work with patients on health and wellness.  Some are starting their own edibles companies.

This is a culinary trend that's here to stay.  And with more and more states legalizing cannabis, demand is only going to grow.

So how do you become a cannabis chef?  Like with any other skill, with training.

Cannabis cooking is not so different from cooking, once you learn the basic rules and principles needed to make effective and delicious edibles.

Up until now finding that training was difficult.  Why?

There is a lot of conflicting, misleading, and downright inaccurate information about cooking with marijuana floating around on the internet and in the press.  And bad information can cost you big time!

As a culinary professional, you always have to eye the bottom line and the the fact is:

  • Bad information can cost you money in wasted weed and other ingredients.  
  • Bad information can cost you in wasted time spent making ineffective edibles.  
  • Bad information can undermine your confidence that it is even possible to get consistent, predictable results with edible cannabis. (Spoiler alert – it is!)  
  • Bad information can cause you to give up before even taking off.

If you ever hope to master cannabis cooking it is absolutely essential that you get in the kitchen and try your hand at making edibles BUT (and this but is so big you might as well name it Kim Kardashian), you would do yourself a HUGE favor by learning some of the basic principles of cannabis cooking first.

Doing so WILL save you both time and money as well as build your confidence.

Introducing the solution to all your marijuana edibles and cannabis cooking problems in one place:

Online Cannabis Cooking Classes, introducing:
Cannabis Cooking for Chefs

Learn to Cook with Cannabis 

and Watch your Business Soar🚀 

I originally called the course Cannabis Cooking For Home Cooks. But after having numerous chefs take my course, I’ve been told to call it Cannabis Cooking for Chefs. After taking my cannabis Cooking Course, you’ll not only know how to make edibles, you’ll have a certificate to prove it.

When it comes to cooking great tasting food you know it requires great ingredients, proper proportions, and timing.  But if you want to be a cannabis chef there are a number of new techniques you need to learn.


Cannademy’s online Cannabis Cooking classes will give you the knowledge you need to be a cannabis chef including

  • Proper dosing
  • How to make edibles taste great
  • Cannabis infusions and how to use them
  • How to cook with cannabis concentrates
  • How to adapt your own signature recipes to include cannabis

And much more!

Enroll now to get your bonuses


Here’s what people are saying about the Easy Cannabis Cooking online course:

“Cheri is extremely knowledgable and teaches you how to get the MOST bang for your buck!!”

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The most important thing I got out of the course was knowing if I was getting the MOST out of my product in my edibles! The course will teach you to make quality edibles with an educated teacher who gives you the tools for success!! There is nothing to improve!!

Jackie - Manufacturing

“The course and resources are top notch!”

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I was overwhelmed with all the different recipes and instructions on the internet. When I stumbled across this website I was thrilled that I had an informed and educational instruction platform to guide me through this process. Cheri is informative and right to the point. I loved that she acknowledged that there is so much bad info out there about how to do this correctly. Thanks a bunch!

Tara Bixby - Self Employed

“Honestly can’t think of anything I’d change. Amazing course. Amazing instructor.”

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I would recommend the cannabis cooking course to anyone and everyone looking to start their own business or just looking to make some great potent homemade edibles. The most important things we got out of the course were the dosing calculator along with how to properly infuse and combine different methods into everyday cooking. The recipe books were also an AMAZING addition to the course!!

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Here’s just some of what you’ll master after taking this course:

Benefit #1

Learn Accurate Dosing

Learn how to dial in your dosing, the trickiest part of cannabis cooking, so that your edibles always carry a therapeutic dose for the person consuming them, no what what their dosing needs are, and everyone's are different.

Benefit #2

Your Edibles Will Taste Great

I'll show you how to make great tasting marijuana edibles that you will actually enjoy eating (the 2nd hardest part of cannabis cooking).  After all, you’ll never get the benefits of a cannabis edible if you never eat any!

Benefit #3

Master Marijuana Infusions

I'll show you how to use your stovetop and slow cooker to infuse cannabis into butter, oils, milk, cream, milk substitutes, alcohol, sugar, and salt so that you have maximum versatility when adding cannabis to recipes without having to buy any expensive extra gadgets and butter making “machines.”

Benefit #4

Become a Savvy Cannabis Shopper

Unlock the secrets of the types of marijuana and products you can use for cannabis cooking and how to prepare them including how to cook with flowers, concentrates, and tinctures, along with low cost options like shake and trim, so that you can choose the best options for your needs and budget, increase potency if needed, and improve flavor.

Benefit #5

Extract Maximum Potency 

Insure that your edibles will always have maximum potency by teaching you about proper temperature parameters and how to decarboxylate your cannabis.

Benefit #6

Learn How to Cook With CBD

Learn how to cook with CBD, either with or without THC in the mix, for maximum therapeutic benefits without the high.

Benefit #7

Recipes, Recipes, Recipes

I give you TONS of tasty tested marijuana recipes for all kinds of foods, not just candies, cookies and brownies.

Benefit #8

Your Favourite Recipes...On Weeeed!

I teach you how to adapt most any recipe to include cannabis.  Mom’s incredible apple pie or Uncle Joe’s famous potato salad?  Yep.  You can medicate those and most any other food you choose.

Benefit #9

Certificate of Completion

Complete the entire Cannabis Cooking course and receive an official Cannademy Certificate of Completion you can print and frame. Use this incentive to keep yourself on track and accountable in your edibles making progress or to impress friends and family. You can even add it to your resume to show potential clients or employers in the cannabis industry.

Cannabis Chefs are Making Bank!

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Creative and innovative chefs around the country are making bank with infused meals, catering, and helping patients get the edibles they need.

 Here are just a few of the cannabis chef jobs you can create once you have this skill in your culinary arsenal:

  • Home delivery edibles
  • Infused dinner parties
  • Infused cocktail and mocktail hours
  • Cannabis pastry chef
  • Cannabis chocolatier
  • Cannabis cooking classes
  • Edibles company entrepreneur
  • Online or broadcast cooking show

and MORE!

Of course the legality of selling edibles varies from place to place, so you should research these practicalities where you live.  But the bottom line is there’s no shortage of customers who are willing to pay for infused foods and infused dining experiences. 

Here’s what people are saying

Kristina Gandy

Medical Marijuana Patient

"I had gotten so much bad information from the internet, and I had wasted so much weed in trying to learn, I was ready to completely give up on cannabis cooking. Then I found your course and everything changed! Now I get the results I need every time. Thank you!"

John Grace

Medical Marijuana Patient

"Cheri’s information on dosing should be mandatory for anyone making their own edibles."

Dr. Lakisha Jenkins

Kiona Foundation, Kiona's Farm'acy,

"I took the course last night and OMG!!!! What a valuable resource!!!! I'm so impressed with the content and ease of use. That dosing video opened up a new pore in my brain that unlocked the missing piece I was looking for. I cannot wait to take more courses."

Check Out The Full Course Curriculum

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Module 1: Understanding Edible Marijuana
  • The benefits you gain by making your own cannabis edibles
  • What you can expect from using marijuana edibles
  • Unlocking the magic of cannabinoids and terpenes

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Module 2: Types of Marijuana for Cooking
  • The parts of the cannabis plant you can cook with and how to use them
  • Frugal tips for using every part of the plant
  • Marijuana strains and cooking: Understanding indicas, sativas, and hybrids and other strain considerations
  • The importance of terpenes in cannabis cooking

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Module 3: How Temperature Can Make or Break Marijuana Edibles
  • Understanding the maximum and minimum temperature parameters essential to quality THC and/or CBD edibles
  • Decarboxylation: what it is, why your edibles need it, and how to do it

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Module 4: Dosing for Homemade Marijuana Edibles
  • Easy ways for you to master the trickiest part of cannabis cooking: dosing
  • How to determine your personal ideal cannabis edibles dose
  • How to determine a reasonable amount marijuana to use for your needs
  • How to accurately estimate THC dosages even when using cannabis that has not been lab tested
  • How to use my dosage calculator tool (included FREE with the course) to calculate the per-serving dosage of THC or CBD in any recipe you make
  • How to calculate edibles dosages when cooking with cannabis concentrates like kief, hash, oils, FECO, etc. as well as with commercially made marijuana butter or oils
  • How improper decarboxylation affects potency, and what to do about it
  • What to do if you or someone you know eats too much marijuana

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Module 5: Let's Cook With Marijuana
  • Five foolproof methods for making marijuana infusions, in both large and small batches, without special gadgets or butter making machines
  • How to infuse butter, coconut, olive and other oil, milk, cream, vegan milks, sugar, and salt with cannabis
  • How to cook directly with flowers without making infusions
  • Easy to make alcohol and oil tinctures
  • Easy mess-free ways to drain and strain infusions
  • Understanding the role of lecithin in cannabis cooking, when and when not to use it

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Module 6: Adapting Your Own Recipes for Cannabis Cooking
  • How to turn your personal favorite recipes into THC recipes (or CBD recipes)
  • How to get the dose you need in adapted recipes

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Module 7: How to Make Great Tasting Edibles
  • Practical ways to improve the flavor of your homemade weed edibles
  • Using terpenes for gourmet edible experiences along with maximum medical benefits

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Module 8: Cooking With Cannabis Concentrates
  • Making sense of the confusing language of cannabis concentrates
  • How to cook with kief, hash, hash oils, isolates, distillates, FECO, and RSO
  • The quick and easy way to make kief

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Module 9: Cooking With CBD
  • What to expect from edible CBD
  • How to recognize quality CBD products
  • Effective CBD dosing
  • How temperature and decarboxylation affects CBD cooking
  • How to cook with CBD flowers, oils, tinctures, isolates, and distillates

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Module 10: Opening a Cannabusiness
  • Practical considerations for anyone wanting to open a culinary cannabis business

BonusES

But Wait! There’s More!  BONUS EXTRAS 

I am a notorious over-deliverer, so in addition to teaching you everything you need to make awesome edibles for the rest of your life, the course also includes these smokin’ bonuses!!!

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Bonus 1
The Ultimate Guide to Cannabis Gummies
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For a limited time, when you enroll in Cannabis Cooking for Home Cooks, you will also get FREE enrollment into Cheri's Ultimate Guide to Cannabis Gummies course (regular price $59).  


This deep dive into canna gummies shows you how to overcome typical weed gummy making problems and make delicious, effective, perfectly dosed, shelf stable marijuana gummies every time. Includes Cheri's favorite weed gummy recipes.

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Bonus 2
Edibles and Topicals Dosing Calculators

If you’re not already using my invaluable dosage calculator tools to calculate the dosages in homemade edibles and topicals before you make them (no more dosing surprises), they are included along with the cooking course. You will wonder how you ever lived without them!


The calculators can be used on any device.  There's even a downloadable version for Android users.

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Bonus 3
Marijuana Recipe Cookbooks
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You’ll get digital copies of my Cannabis Gourmet Cookbook along with special Wake and Bake, Quick and Easy, and Vegan recipe e-books.  That’s over 200 tasty tested marijuana recipes!


With all theses recipes at your fingertips, you'll never be at a loss for what to make.

About The Instructor,
Cheri Sicard

Cheri Sicard was a published, professional writer and food editor when she first got interested in cannabis. At the same time she had just sold her award winning food and travel websites to SheKnows media and found herself between businesses. That fortuitous timing allowed her the luxury of immersing herself in the topic of marijuana and edibles.

Besides creating this course, Cheri is the author of 2 best-selling cannabis cookbooks.  The Daily Beast dubbed her the "Martha Stewart of Weed."


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Here’s what people are saying about the course instructor

OMG! I love Cheri as a teacher!

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I bought all of her online courses and they are all easy to follow. She does a wicked good job explaining how to make things.

Kathleen Halloran - Baker

I live with a lot of pain and Cheri has helped me immensely!

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Your calculators and videos are wonderful. Thank you for sharing your knowledge with us. You are a Godsend!

Lisa Roth - Disabled

Cheri is Excellent !!!

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Very easy to follow. Great teacher.

Gaul Gaudet - Retired Home Care Worker

30-Day Satisfaction Guarantee!

Enroll now. With a 30-day Satisfaction guarantee you have everything to gain and nothing to lose, except stress and anxiety over making marijuana edibles.


Don’t waste any more time, money, or marijuana. With the information you gain, you could be whipping up a batch of delicious awesome edibles by tonight!

Easy cannabis cooking for home cooks
The fastest and easiest way to make perfect edibles every time.
  • Lifetime Access
  • Immediate Start
  • Includes all class modules and bonuses
  • Includes the Ultimate Guide to Gummies
  • Including any future upgrades
  • 30-day money-back guarantee

Don’t wait! Look at what past students have to say about this course

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My experience was outdated, the science of weed has changed almost everything I thought I knew about cooking with cannabis.

I would recommend this course to any person, medically or recreationally, using edibles, because they can decrease the cost of edibles from their monthly budget, and confidently use the flower/shake for cooking, sprinkling, infusing their own high quality edibles, knowing exactly every ingredient that goes in.

I am in the 4th Lesson stage right now, and already I am empowered to produce the medicine I need without the worry of screwing up the weed. This has changed my life!

Lori J Latimer Office Support
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I knew nothing about baking with cannabis at all. I purchased Cheri's course and I truly learned everything I needed to know.

I would recommend the course to anyone. I can not think of anything to make it better. Thank you Cheri for having this training available.

Susie Emberly Care Aide
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The most important thing I got out of the course was Cheri’s experience.

My biggest struggle with cannabis cooking was knowing how to infuse and work it into recipes, and dosing. Cheri's simple instructions were easy to follow along.

Karen LaFrano Self Care Cannabis Coach

Frequently Asked Questions

What happens after I enroll in the course?

Do I need any special equipment to cook with cannabis?

What if I have questions?

Are there individual recipe demonstrations in the course?

What if I am unhappy with the course?

What if I can’t afford the course?

What if I don’t have the time right now to complete the course or even start the course?

Can I use more health-oriented ingredients than your recipes call for? 

Easy cannabis cooking for home cooks
The fastest and easiest way to make perfect edibles every time.
  • Lifetime Access
  • Immediate Start
  • Includes all class modules and bonuses
  • Includes the Ultimate Guide to Gummies
  • Including any future upgrades
  • 30-day money-back guarantee

My Closing Thoughts

I hope you will join our like-minded community of cannabis cooks because I know how profoundly edible cannabis changed my life.


I created this course because I wish I had something like when I first started learning about cannabis.  It would have saved me A TON of time, money, and frustration.  But I am proud of the fact that it is doing just that for so many others now.


I am also proud that it is helping chefs help themselves while helping others.


As a culinary professional you already know that food and cooking have always been a nurturing expression of love.  But when that food can profoundly change someone’s life, when it can take away their pain, or help them sleep at night, or keep food down, or ease their anxiety…well, it just doesn’t get any better than that.


Cannabis chefs have that magical power!

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