Medically reviewed by Alexander Tabibi, MD
September 24, 2023
  • Prep TimeNA
  • Cook Time12-15 minutes
  • DifficultyEasy

The delightful thing about edibles is that they can be adjusted according to personal preference and can be made from old recipes simply by substituting regular butter with cannabutter. Easy cannabutter edibles are a great strategy to win over your friends and family over the holidays. This cannabis cookie recipe could add just the right touch to your family get together this Christmas.


  • 1 cup cannabutter, softened
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt

Going Step by Step

  1. Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C) and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, cream together the cannabutter, sugar, and vanilla extract until light and fluffy.
  3. Add the egg and mix well until fully incorporated.
  4. In a separate bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, and salt.
  5. Gradually add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients, mixing until just combined. Be careful not to overmix.
  6. Roll the dough into small balls, about 1 inch in diameter, and place them onto the prepared baking sheet. Leave enough space between each cookie to allow for spreading.
  7. Gently press down on each cookie with the back of a fork to create a crisscross pattern.
  8. Bake in the preheated oven for 12-15 minutes, or until the edges are golden brown.
  9. Remove from the oven and let the cookies cool on the baking sheet for a few minutes before transferring them to a wire rack to cool completely.
  10. Give it a try and enjoy!


  • Make sure your cannabutter is properly infused and at room temperature before using it in the recipe.
  • If you prefer a stronger potency, you can increase the amount of cannabutter used in the recipe.
  • However, be cautious and adjust the dosage according to your personal tolerance.
  • Remember to label your edibles clearly and keep them out of reach of children and pets. Dosing homemade edibles can be tricky, so start with one portion of a serving and wait for the effects before consuming more. It is not recommended to drive or operate any machinery when taking edibles. Use responsibly!

We are sure you are a perfect cook! Nonetheless, do remember to pay attention to the amount of Cannabutter Sugar Cookies you consume: it should always be modified based on the strength of your product and the potency you desire. Dosing homemade edibles can be tricky, so it is strongly recommended to start with one portion of a serving. After one or two hours, listen to your body and decide whether to consume more. It is not recommended to drive or operate any machinery when taking edibles. Use responsibly!