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What is distillate and how is it used?

Distillate is a cannabis extract where it has been stripped of all compounds except one specific cannabinoid. Distillate concentrates are achieved through an extensive refinement process that separates compounds from cannabis plant matter. Distillate is the base ingredient of most edibles [...]

Quarantine Cannabis Pancakes with Simmy Jassal

Looking for something fun, easy, and  involving Cannabis while in quarantine? Here is the perfect opportunity to make some delicious edibles that will satisfy your taste buds, and make you feel higher than the sky. Inspired by Toronto’s own [...]

420’s cannabis sales, deals have arrived early due to COVID-19

The coronavirus has torched the traditional 420 playbook for America’s tens of millions of legal cannabis consumers and the thousands of stores that rely on them. ‘On March 16 we had our busiest day ever.’ Stephen Rechif, The Bloom Room, San Francisco April 20th, [...]

COVID-19 Update

As you are probably already aware, the COVID-19 Coronavirus strain is making its way around the world. We want to inform you of the steps we’re taking at Lotus Toronto to maintain a healthy and safe environment. What We’re Doing: Increasing how often [...]

‘The legal stuff is garbage’: why Canada’s cannabis black market keeps thriving

North America’s biggest companies have seen their market values lose billions, prompting comparisons to dotcom bust Cannabis may be legal in Vancouver but visitors looking to score are likely to run into a seemingly counterintuitive suggestion: try the black market. Recreational marijuana [...]

Craft vs. Commercial Cannabis

Smaller craft cannabis growers could be better positioned to offer higher-quality cannabis products than larger-scale operations. Much has been made of the benefits of large-scale operations by major cannabis producers. The largest players in today’s cannabis industry love to talk about their [...]