Recipe: Vegan gummies with hemp oil

Vegan gummies with hemp oil are delicious and healthy gummy treats that are perfect to boost your health. This recipe includes hemp seed oil which is known to improve heart health by reducing cholesterol and blood pressure. Rather than using the Cannabis Sativa plant’s leaves or flowers, this recipe uses hemp seed oil which contains fatty acids and a lot of vitamins that may improve your whole well-being. 

Hemp Oil Gummies Recipe

What are Vegan Hemp Gummies?

Hemp oil or hemp seed oil is made from hemp, a cannabis plant like marijuana. But unlike marijuana, the Hemp plant does not contain tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)  the psychoactive ingredient that gets people high. Instead of THC, hemp contains cannabidiol (CBD), which is non-psychoactive and is known to treat health issues from anxiety to epilepsy.

CBD gummies are popular as it is known to provide health benefits including chronic pain relief and anxiety relief, improved sleep, and relief from epilepsy. But like CBD oil, hemp oil has been increasing in popularity as a remedy for a range of conditions including skin issues and stress. 

CBD gummies are popular in the market as it is the easiest way to get your daily dose of CBD. Hemp oil can also be infused in these delicious gummies providing the benefits such as omega-6 and omega-3 fats which are good for your overall health. These delicious gummies recipe has no artificial flavours. It is also vegan as it does not contain flavoured or unflavored gelatin which is made from animals products.

What are the ingredients needed for this recipe?

For this recipe you will only need three simple ingredients:

Yield: 30 gummies
Prep Time: 10 mins
Cook Time: 30 mins
Total Time: 45 mins
Ingredients: 1 cup fruit juice (any flavour you want) 2 teaspoons of agar agar powder 2 mL hemp oil

What tools do I need for this recipe?

The tools you need to make this gummy recipe are:

  • BPA-free silicone moulds
  • Saucepan
  • Whisk
  • Condiment dispenser bottle

Recipe steps for Vegan Hemp Gummies

Making these delicious vegan hemp gummies is very easy and will only require a few ingredients. Here are the steps in making these yummy gummy treats.

Step 1: First, heat the fruit juice in a saucepan in medium heat and then let it simmer. 

Step 2: Second, whisk in the agar agar powder, while stirring occasionally until ingredients are combined and the mixture starts to boil.

Step 3: When the mixture’s boiling, reduce the heat to low and simmer for 5 more minutes.

Step 4: Turn off the heat after 5 minutes then add in the hemp oil. Whisk the mixture until combined and becomes jelly.

Step 5: Pour the gelatin mixture into your chosen gummy mould. 

Step 6: Place the moulds on a baking sheet and set them in the refrigerator for at least 30 minutes. Enjoy!

Top tips:

  • You can use whatever type of fruit juice you like grape juice and apple juice. It’s best to use 100% fruit juice so you won’t have to add sugar anymore.
  • Use a dropper to avoid spilling when transferring the gummy mixture into your gummy bear mould.
  • You can use any type of gummy moulds like gummy heart-shaped and gummy bear-shaped moulds.
  • You can add vitamin C powder to your candy formula to give you a boost of flavour.
  • If you’re using a silicone mould, place it on a baking sheet to keep it flat and easy to move.

Are there any ingredient substitutions?

  • If you don’t have a mould, you can use a baking dish to make this delicious gummies recipe. Just cut the vegan jello into small squares once it has been set. 
  • If you want additional sweetness, you can add 1 to 2 tablespoons of organic cane sugar or corn syrup.
  • You can make this recipe by using CBD oil instead of hemp oil. CBD oil comes in different flavours. Flavours include orange, pineapple, apple, lemon, and strawberry, among others.
  • You can add citric acid to your recipe to make sour gummies. Sour gummies also last longer than regular gummies.

How long will the homemade gummies keep for?

For your vegan gummies to last longer, store them in an airtight container in the refrigerator for several weeks. Mason jars work well for this as they are made with glass with airtight lids.

How easy is it to make our recipe?

This recipe is easy to make and perfect for a weekend (or a weekday) project with your kids. It would take less than an hour with only a few ingredients to make these delicious and healthy vegan hemp oil gummies.

Try ZenBears Instead!

If you don’t want to make your gummies at home, you can purchase gummies containing broad-spectrum CBD oil from ZenBears. ZenBears gummies are every bit as healthy as homemade gummies. Each bear is made with hemp using organic farming practices. Their CBD gummies are vegan-friendly packaged in recyclable glass jars. Their CBD gummies are guaranteed safe as they are broad-spectrum CBD gummies, which means that they won’t cause a high effect to users.