The Beverage Blog

At Colorado’s Best Drinks, we strive to meet the highest standards of quality in all that we do – from our products to our written content. The Colorado's Best Drinks Beverage Blog showcases the most impactful and interesting stories and events related to CBD, hemp and bubbly beverages like our own. We’re excited to bring you stories showcasing exciting developments in several industries on the rise.

No matter your familiarity with cannabis culture, you’re likely aware that fans of flower celebrate their favorite herb on 4/20 every year. The high holiday of cannabis lovers far and wide is currently just around the corner. Many individuals exclu...

Each year, experts make annual predictions of changes to come within the CBD industry. Despite the unexpected and unprecedented challenges of 2020, pre-COVID industry predictions for the food and beverage markets still rang surprisingly true. If...

Data and market research represents a growing industry in the United States and across the globe. With the capacity to inform higher-level business decisions with a shocking degree of accuracy, data is currently the most valuable existing asset o...

CBD, hemp and cannabis have all risen in prevalence and mainstream use, following a spate of legalization victories pertaining to all three. While it’s taken time for old stigmas and misinformation to subside, the use of cannabis for both medical a...

Cannabidiol is distinct from marijuana, as by definition, it contains no more than 0.3% THC. The CBD industry has skyrocketed over the past several years, with recent profit projections suggesting that the substance will soon exceed a billion dolla...

Advocates of cannabis and non-psychoactive derivatives across the nation – from hemp extract to cannabidiol – have long reported a number of benefits that they’ve personally experienced, and have attributed to their use of cannabinoids. In fact, cann...

This past June, UFC officials held a press conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. Dana White, President of the UFC, formally announced that the UFC has clinched a contract agreement with Canadian CBD company Aurora Cannabis. The recent alliance of the t...

There’s an overwhelming generalization that cannabis users weigh more than those who opt not to consume cannabis. Many seem to believe that regular marijuana users are overweight – or that they weigh more than those who lay off the substance altogether. A team of researchers at the University of Michigan aimed to evaluate this common theory – and determine whether there’s any relationship between weight gain and the continual use of cannabis.

Extreme Effects of the Opioid Epidemic

The opioid epidemic has ravaged communities across the United States, causing disproportionate damage to communities facing high levels of poverty, economic depression and limited social mobility. These issu...

What are Terpenes?

Terpenes are a group of rich, aromatic essential oils. They're commonly found in CBD, hemp, and many common plants and fruits. Terpenes are abundant in the world today, and many studies have backed their potential to support we...

In 2013, Sanjay Gupta of CNN covered an in-depth glimpse into the life of Charlotte Figi, a Colorado girl with a severe, debilitating form of epilepsy known as Dravet Syndrome. Starting in infancy, this progressive, medication-resistant nightmare...

Cannabidiol, or CBD as it's more commonly referred to, is just one of about 80 naturally occurring compounds exclusive to hemp and cannabis plants. In just the last few years a growing industry has emerged around this compound - and for a number of...

CBD is just one of over a hundred naturally occurring plant compounds called “Cannabinoids” common to Hemp and Cannabis plants, alike. Named after the popular herb, Cannabinoids have a staggering range of health benefits, but did you know that Hemp...

Cannabidiol, or CBD as it's more commonly known, is just one of 80 compounds exclusive to cannabis and hemp plants. Unlike it's more popular cousin THC, however, CBD has no psychoactive qualities, meaning it does not induce the psychological effect...

A few years ago, parents of epileptic children started making headlines for risking their lives and custody - all for obtaining a non-psychoactive extract of cannabis plants known then as Rick Simpson Oil. The underground medicine was shown by lo...