Washington bottler creates pot-infused soda - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Washington bottler creates pot-infused soda

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LONGVIEW, Wash. - A Washington bottler is using the state's newly legal marijuana industry to create a new category of THC treats. 

On Monday, stores around Washington will start selling marijuana-infused soda from Mirth Provisions. It's the kind of pot consumption the founder, Atam Stites, hopes you can take home to mom.

"It's much more approachable, as opposed to 'Hey, mom and dad, do you want a joint?'" Stites says.

KHQ called Spokane marijuana shops to see if they would offer the product. Two company spokespersons said they were not planning to sell it in the immediate future. The third had not responded as of Saturday afternoon.

The brand of drinks is called "Legal," although the line of pot/coffee drinks are still waiting for the state's green light. 

When the coffee comes on board, Stites says people who buy them will be in for what he's calling, "Wake and bake."

What do you think of the new product? Voice your opinion right now on the KHQ Facebook Page: https://bitly.com/

Some information in this story was supplied by KGW.
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