In a recent announcement made by Cypress Hill frontman B-Real, the rapper will be releasing his own line of cannabis-infused beer in partnership with Atlanta-based brewing company SweetWater Brewery. B-Real’s Insane OG has officially been added to SweetWater’s selection of 420 beers which include Chocolope Stout, Mango Kush, Hop Hash Easy IPA, and more. Insane OG, which is described as an intense Mexican lager, is named after Cypress Hill’s 1993 hit single, “Insane In The Membrane”. “We’re going to attempt to get our flavor into the beer,” B-Real said while visiting the brewery. “A little bit of that experience in a bottle. The Insane experience in a bottle.” Visit sweetwaterbrew.com/find to find Insane OG near you.
Feb 11, 2020
Coca-Cola may be eyeing the marijuana industry, specifically drinks infused with CBD — the non-psychoactive ingredient in cannabis. The company is currently in talks with Aurora Cannabis, a Canadian marijuana producer, to develop the drinks, according to BNN Bloomberg TV . Aurora’s CEO Terry Booth said the company has spoken to at least three other beverage companies about making cannabis-infused drinks. Aurora’s stock jumped up to 23 percent on Monday, leveling off at $8. Other drink companies are also looking into investing in cannabis drinks. Constellation Brands Inc., the maker of Corona beers, announced that it is investing an additional $3.8 billion into Canadian cannabis producer Canopy Growth Corp, according to CNBC. Marijuana is still illegal on a federal level. According to the Pew Research Center, nearly 60 percent of Americans support the legalization of marijuana, but black Americans are more likely to feel its consequences. The American Civil Liberties Union said that...
Sep 19, 2018