Saturday, January 18, 2020

Erin James

Erin James is the editor-in-chief of Sip Publishing, publishers of Sip Northwest and CIDERCRAFT magazines, and a longtime freelance writer and editor with a focus on food, beverage and travel writing.

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Eating Raw Marijuana Won’t Get You High, But Here’s What It Will Do

Raw marijuana doesn't have THC, but this doesn't mean that the the plant in it's natural state isn't healthy or worth trying out.

The Fascinating Role Marijuana Plays In Sex

Experts have some fascinating news about weed and our sex drives, and it's not quite what we all expected.

Heavy Marijuana Users Are More Dangerous Drivers — Even When Sober

Researchers found those who heavily use cannabis before the age of 16 displayed more impulsive, reckless driving.

Mexican Cartels Are Now Smuggling Cannabis Oil

Unlike marijuana products available in legal markets, smuggled and black markets are not tested for potency or toxins, putting consumers at risk.

Smoking Marijuana For The First Time: A Beginner’s Guide

There’s no predicting how you’ll first react to the herb, so the best way to go is to start slow and know what you’re smoking or otherwise ingesting.

NFL Exploring CBD As Possible Treatment For Football Players

The NFL is remaining open to CBD, but remains firm there's not enough evidence and research to recommend it for players.

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7 Budget-Savvy Champagne Alternatives For New Year’s Eve

Reign in that extra spending in a naturally costly time of year by following this list of non-vintage (NV), budget-savvy Champagne alternatives for New Year’s Eve, all for under $20.

Wassail Prep: 5 Drink Pairings For Your Delicious Holiday Feast

Give your drinking a cultured and complementary purpose by matching each drink you take down with an equally toothsome dinner course.

You’re Gonna Need It: 5 Wines To Get You Through Thanksgiving Alive

Everyone knows alcohol helps pass the time spent with less-than-kindred kin during the holiday season. If bird is the word, that dried-out turkey might need some liquid support as much as you do. With mandatory imbibing in mind, we discuss...

5 Classic Horror Flicks And What To Drink While Watching Them

Ian Dinsmore, movie reviewer and founder of Drunk Sunshine, to get his list of horror films to watch and paired the movies with select wines and beers.

6 Bottles Of Cider That Will Make You Rethink Beer

When herb is the word, botanical alternatives can get pretty high on the list of consumables that feel good. P

How Cannabis Sommeliers Are Making Dinner Parties Way More Fun

When it comes to your senses, the nose knows. Sensory evaluation, the scientific discipline that analyzes and measures human senses in response to an external source, is the educational crux for trained professionals in the wine, beer...