Medically reviewed by Alexander Tabibi, MD
August 29, 2023
  • Prep Time15 minutes
  • Cook Time2 hours
  • DifficultyMedium

Cannabutter With An Air Fryer is a delightful and efficient method to infuse your butter with the goodness of cannabis. The slow precision heat steeping allows for a swift and efficient extraction of all of the cannabinoids, ensuring a potent and flavorful cannabutter that can be used in a variety of recipes.


  • 1 cup unsalted butter
  • 7-10 grams of ground cannabis flower

Going Step by Step

  1. Preheat your air fryer to 245°F (120°C).
  2. Decarboxylate your cannabis by spreading it evenly on a baking sheet. Place the sheet in the air fryer for 40 minutes, stirring occasionally to ensure even heating.
  3. Melt the butter in a small saucepan over low heat.
  4. Once the cannabis is decarboxylated, add it to the melted butter in the saucepan.
  5. Let the mixture simmer on low heat for 2 hours, stirring occasionally to prevent burning.
  6. After 2 hours, remove the saucepan from heat and let it cool slightly.
  7. Set a fine-mesh strainer or cheesecloth over a clean jar or container. Pour the mixture through the strainer, pressing the cannabis to extract as much liquid as possible.
  8. Allow the cannabutter to cool completely before sealing and storing it in the refrigerator.
  9. Your homemade Cannabutter With An Air Fryer is now ready to be used in your favorite recipes. Give it a try and enjoy!


  • Use high-quality cannabis for the best flavor and potency.
  • Be cautious with the dosage.
  • Start with a small amount of cannabutter in your recipes and gradually increase it according to your desired potency.
  • Store the cannabutter in an airtight container in the refrigerator to maintain its freshness and potency.
  • Label the container to avoid any accidental consumption by others.

We are sure you are a perfect cook! Nonetheless, do remember to pay attention to the amount of Cannabutter With An Air Fryer 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!