Easy PUMPKIN Cannabis-Infused HEMP PIE
Pumpkin is a highly nutrient-dense food. It is rich in vitamins and minerals but low in calories. Pumpkin seeds, leaves, and juices all pack a powerful nutritional punch. Pumpkin has a range of fantastic health benefits, including being one of the best-known sources of beta-carotene. Beta-carotene is a powerful antioxidant. It also gives orange vegetables and fruits their vibrant color. The body converts any ingested beta-carotene into vitamin A.
Consuming foods rich in beta-carotene may reduce the risk of developing certain types of cancer, offer protection against asthma and heart disease, and delay aging and body degeneration. Many studies have suggested that eating more plant foods such as pumpkin decreases the risk of obesity and overall mortality. It can also help prevent diabetes and heart disease, and promote a healthy complexion and hair, increased energy, and a healthful body mass index (BMI).
Good news! Now you can enjoy your CBD by infusing it into Pumpkin pies. This means you can enjoy the therapeutic benefits of Full Spectrum CBD Oil as you enjoy your pumpkin pies. This is a very nutritious treat and as such, comes highly recommended if you are looking for a healthy way to consume CBD.
Moreover, Pumpkins are a powerful source of fiber. Eating pumpkin is good for the heart. The fiber, potassium, and vitamin C content in pumpkin all support heart health. Studies suggest that consuming enough potassium may be almost as important as decreasing sodium intake for the treatment of hypertension, or high blood pressure. Decreasing sodium intake involves eating meals that contain little or no salt.
If you would love to give this treat a trial, checkout the ingredients and preparation below.
- 1 Cup Chopped and Pitted Dates
- 2 1/2Cups of Raw Nuts: Walnuts, Almonds, Cashews, Pecans, etc.
- 1/2 Cup Shredded Coconut
- 1 T Pumpkin Pie Spice
- 1/4 T Nutmeg or Cinnamon
- Pinch of Salt
- 2 T Coconut Oil
- 1 tbsp flavorless CBD oil
- Preferably use a 10 to 12-inch Springform to press crust mixture to the bottom of a pie plate
- Keep in the freezer for 3 hours
- Mix 1 1/2 Cans Pumpkin Puree, 2 Cups Raw Cashews, 1 1/2 Cups Maple Syrup, 3 T Cannabis Infused Coconut Oil in a high-speed blender or food processor until smooth
- Pour filling over frozen crust and use a spatula to smoothen it
- Keep in a freezer for two to three hours
- Thaw for at least 30 minutes prior to serving
In a medium bowl mix flour, 2 tsp of pumpkin pie spice and salt. In a separate large bowl use a mixer set on medium and mix in butter and sugar until the mixture is light and fluffy. Add in the flour into the mixture and mix gradually until it has mixed well. Add water to the mixture, 1 tbsp vanilla extract and CBD oil.
CBD pumpkin pie is a good choice meal. It is healthy and very delicious. Also, the ingredients are ready available. Pumpkin pulp and seeds are high in both vitamin C and beta-carotene. These offer a boost to the immune system using a powerful combination of nutrients.
Lastly, it might interest you to know that Pumpkin helps to control diabetes. The plant compounds in pumpkin seeds and pulp are excellent for helping the absorption of glucose into the tissues and intestines, as well as balancing levels of liver glucose.
They may be associated with a lower risk of type 2 diabetes, but this effect is not consistently demonstrated. However, the compounds have such an impact that researchers suggest that they could be reworked into an anti-diabetic medication, though further studies are needed.