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.

April 22nd is Earth Day! There’s no better time to honor our planet and reflect on ways we can invest in our ecosystem, for the wellness of everyone alive today and for countless generations to come. In honor of the 51st annual occasion, the Co...

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...

To put it lightly, 2020’s had some unexpected challenges and surprises we didn’t see coming. With the COVID-19 pandemic still rampant across the globe, we’ve done our best to adapt to unprecedented circumstances. Americans have opted for an increas...

Edibles Expanding

Traditional forms of CBD are a thing of the past, with consumers growing hungry (and thirsty) for new forms of consumption. That’s why innovators of products with cannabidiol or broad spectrum hemp extract are expected to thrive...

Colorado-based biotech company Front Range Biosciences strives to partner next-level scientific research with the growth of popular crops – including both coffee and hemp. Recently, representatives for Front Range Biosciences announced the company’...

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...

Great Britain: The Empire On Which the Sun Never Sets

World empires rise and fall, but the shadow left by Great Britain continues to etch political boundaries across a global landscape to this day. The former British Empire once practically defin...

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...

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...

The medicinal potential of CBD and broad spectrum hemp extract have long been overlooked in past decades. However, in recent years, increasing studies have supported the beneits of both non-psychoactive cannabinoids. The American public has also co...

This year, over 2,500 Tennessee farmers are licensed to grow hemp within the state as of this Spring. That figure represents an increase of more than 1,100% in a single year. Five or more farms can legally grow more than 1,000 total acres of hemp....

Hemp: An American Outlaw

The Marijuana Tax Act, which took effect in 1937, outlawed the sale of all forms of cannabis. In one fell sweep, this ruling also condemned cannabidiol and hemp, marijuana's non-psychoactive derivatives. In the months bef...

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...

Recent months have shown a fervor of news stories that indicate an interest in the Hemp industry, unparalleled for close to a century. US Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell (R), the one that bears a striking resemblance to an Italian Tree Frog,...