Canada’s Cannabis Sommelier Reveals 4 Exclusive Weed and Wine Pairings for TIFF

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’s Cannabis Sommelier Reveals 4 Exclusive Weed and Wine Pairings for TIFFcanada's cannabis sommelier

With full pot arriving in October, The Hollywood Reporter asks expert Andrew Freedman to recommend local sips and s that go especially well together.

PAIRING NO. 1

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Weed: Barbara Bud. A cross of Afghani and Shishkaberry, this presents a bouquet reminiscent of fresh fruit rind, sour Fruit Roll-Up and rose petal.

Wine: 2017 Riesling, Syncromesh Wines, Okanagan Falls, British Columbia

PAIRING NO. 2

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Weed: God Bud. s of pine, blackberry, guava and lavender make this strain a hit with growers and consumers. God Bud is a potent indica-dominant hybrid — don’t plan on doing anything but relaxing!

Wine: 2017 Gewurztraminer, Wild Goose Winery, Okanagan Falls, British Columbia

PAIRING NO. 3

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Weed: UBC Chemo. This fabled indica strain was developed at the University of British Columbia in the late 1960s to help patients battle chemo .

Wine: 2015 Sage Hills Pinot Noir, Summerland, British Columbia

PAIRING NO. 4

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Weed: B.C. . Cousin to the , this British Columbia strain has been crossed with an unknown sativa. Enjoy this signature Canadian strain while you dance the night away!

Wine: Benjamin Bridge NV Brut Sparkling Wine, Gaspereau Valley, Nova Scotia

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This story first appeared in the Sept. 5 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

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