Itâ€™s used to treat everything from minor aches and pains toÂ anxiety, arthritis and back pain — and now its making its way onto drink menus.Â
Cannabidiol — also known as CBD — is a molecule found in cannabis. A recently passed bill legalized industrial hemp nationwide, including the hemp plants that are used to produce CBD oil.
Keep reading to find out where to try it around Atlanta.
Big Sky Buckhead. The restaurant and bar features a CBD Green Fairy on its menu, made withÂ Absente Absinthe, lemon, aquafaba, hopped-grapefruit bitters and a CBD tincture. Adam Berlin, co-owner of Big Sky, said he came up with the drink after the overwhelming response to Sweetwaterâ€™s new G13 CBD beer. Speaking of which…
ď»ż3201 Cains Hill Place NW, Atlanta. 404-228-8856,Â bigskybuckhead.com/
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Sweetwater Brewing Company. The Atlanta breweryâ€™sÂ 420 Strain G13 IPAÂ usesÂ â€śstrain specific terpenes and proprietary hemp flavor, creating an olfactory experience that mimics the G13 cannabis strain.â€ť The beer is available on draft at the brewery and a limited number of beer bars around metro Atlanta, as well as in bottles.
ď»ż195 Ottley Drive, Atlanta. 404-691-2537,Â sweetwaterbrew.com/
Golda Kombucha. Goldaâ€™s newly-releasedÂ Grapefruit Rosemary Kombucha infused with CBD claims to act as an anti-inflammatory product â€śwhile treating chronic pain, anxiety and other therapeutic properties.â€ť The drink is available at Goldaâ€™s Westside tasting room Cultured South and will be available in retail stores down the road.Â
ď»żCultured South, 1038 White St. SW, Atlanta.Â culturedsouth.com/
Sweet Auburn BBQ. The Virginia-Highland restaurantâ€™s fall cocktail menu includes The Jeffery, made with Cinnamon Old Tom Gin, Amaro Montenegro, Pamplemousse, Mint Syrup, Lemon and Peach with the option to dose it with CBD oil for $9.Â Â
ď»ż656 North Highland Ave. NE, Atlanta. 678-515-3550,Â sweetauburnbbq.com/