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If you are more experienced and looking for something more potent or are just curious to try something new and exciting, you’ve come to the right place. Making bubble hash is simple. All one has to do is follow the simplest of rules, and they are good to go. Another thing that makes bubble hash special is the fact that it doesn’t involve any risky processes. Plus, it’s such a fun adventure to make particular concentrates at home, just like that.
What is Bubble Hash?
So what is bubble hash, and how to make bubble hash at home? These two questions are hopefully in mind.
Bubble hash has a lot of different names. The reason behind this cute name is that when you smoke bubble hash, it forms tiny little bubbles. Just to mention, the formation of tiny bubbles is one way to test the quality of the product. This popular cannabis concentrate has a bunch of other names as well, including:
- Ice hash
- Water hash
Advantages of Making Bubble Hash
There are a ton of pros when it comes to making your own bubble hash. For one, the potency of it is just incredible. According to people who consume bubble hash, it feels a lot stronger than dry sift or kief. Another great thing about it is that it produces much bigger yields. Let’s not forget: making bubble hash is not a fire hazard. Many also consider it much safer to use and enjoy since the extraction process doesn’t require any chemicals.
Let’s Learn How to Make Bubble Hash
The method for making bubble hash involves the separation and collection of trichomes using ice-cold water. Trichomes are tiny particles present all over the plant (cannabis), especially the flowers (buds). Using ice or icy cold water method for agitation is a great and effective way to separate the trichomes from the plant. This procedure allows the trichomes to fall off from the buds, which are later collected and put to better use.
So the word ‘hash’ refers to the collection of trichomes, and the ‘bubble’ part is all about the cold water method used to extract the resin.
What you Need to Get Started
Now you know why it’s called what it’s called, let’s jump to the part where we get to how to make bubble hash at home. Grab a pen to note down the supplies you are going to need:
- Trimmed cannabis
- One container
- Ice cold water (and loads of ice)
- One coffee filter
- One simple sieve
- One large glass bottle
The Bubble Hash Making Process
The first step is to put the main ingredient in your container (We highly recommended using a glass container for the preparation of bubble hash). Then add your load of ice into the container and shake for about 3-5 minutes.
After mixing it well, allow it to rest for about 15-20 minutes. That will let the tiny particles settle at the bottom of the container.
After a few minutes, you will start seeing some tiny sediment touching the bottom of the jar. If you see the residue, pat yourself on your shoulder because this is an indication that everything is going according to plan. If not, be patient and wait a bit longer.
Pour about 2/3 of the water out of the jar and into your large water bottle. This process requires a lot of attention. So if you have other things going on in your mind, take a break and come back focused.
While pouring into your bottle, make sure you’re running the water extremely slowly and without shaking the whole container. Ensure that the hash at the bottom of the container is unmoved and remains in the same container.
Add more ice or cold water to the jar till it’s full and let it sit once again. But this time, let it rest for only about 3-5 minutes.
Repeat pouring the excess water into the glass bottle, making sure that the tiny particles remain inside the jar. This cleansing process will be responsible for the overall quality of your concentrate. So be patient with the process and stay positive!
Finally, drain as much water as you possibly can without disturbing the hash. (Hopefully, you will get used to the process, which will help you make bubble hash the next time). When you think you can’t drain any more water, grab your coffee filter.
Use the coffee filter to strain all the water and do a little squeeze to eliminate the excess water. Be gentle in squeezing the filter as you would not want to ruin your bubble hash at this hour as it’s near its completion.
What’s left now (wet and cold substance) is hash. Now all that’s left for you to do is dry it, smoke it, and enjoy it.
Now that you’re aware of how to make bubble hash make sure to follow the procedures. Sticking to the rules will guarantee the quality of your product. Try going through the process a few times, and you’ll become the master of this recipe because practice will make you perfect.
How to Smoke Bubble Hash
You can use and consume bubble hash in plenty of exciting ways. You can stick to going old school or vaporize it as that is a relatively safer alternative. People are generally aware that vaporizers are far easier on the lungs as compared to other options. When you’re comfortable with consuming bubble hash, try mixing things up to get more exciting experiences.
However, while consuming bubble hash, ensure you’re only taking your recommended dose and not overdoing it. Because we all know what happens when we overdo it, and none of us would want that to happen. Try taking a slow start and see what suits you. Gradually build up to your ideal dose so that you can enjoy bubble hash to the fullest.
Make sure you know your tolerance!
Some people can adjust their tolerance gradually over time. Take this into account when making plans with others. If you’re new to cannabis, chances are you will need less to achieve the same level of intoxication as others. If you’re a casual toker, you may need a slightly more powerful dose to achieve the same level of intoxication. Find out what you’re comfortable with before going to town. A little bit of information, a lot of intelligent decisions.
A Conclusion on How to Make Bubble Hash
The right cannabis can offer you an elevated and truly delicious cannabis experience. When choosing cannabis products, make sure you choose high-quality products that match your expectations and make sure to pay attention to how you consume them.
Hopefully, the above information is enough to help you decide whether you want to take the plunge and try making cannabis products yourself. If you have any questions, drop us a line, and we’ll help you with that. We’re here to support you.
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Where to Buy Bubble Hash in Canada
We now know how to make bubble hashish. However, if you want to skip the bubble hash making process, you can buy bubble hash online in Canada from dispensaries such as JustCannabis.Shop. At Just Cannabis, we offer a wide selection of top-grade hash at affordable prices. Save now with our weekly promotions and special ongoing offers now.
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