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 that illuminate the exciting developments in several industries on the rise.

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 issues exacerbate barriers to quality healthcare, increasing the reliance of citizens on prescription painkillers to alleviate their maladies. Many of those prescribed opioid painkillers to alleviate chro...


Advocacy groups, researchers, and passionate fans have worked diligently to clear up misinformation about CBD and hemp extract. Still, some socially conservative political and pop-culture figures have resisted the growing movement, speaking out against the rise of American legalization efforts for cannabis and its derivatives.

While the occasional antagonism of opponents has made waves in news media, they certainly seem to be the exception...

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 and Cannabis aren't the only plants to produce these highly sought-after chemical compounds? Today we'll take a look at 5 other plants that nature compels to “grow their own” therapeutic Cannabinoids...