The tea, which is legal due to the low volumes of the psychoactive ingredient of cannabis, is causing pretty a stir in Fort William with clients – especially some older females, popping in for a cup of the calming drink.

Not Just Desserts on the Higher Street began promoting the tea final week and currently it is proving a hit with the locals.

Helen Smith, owner of the small business, mentioned she was delighted with the response to the solution and hoped to commence stocking it in her other cafe at St Columba’s Bay, close to Benderloch in Argyll, quickly.

Ms Smith mentioned: “They sell it in London, and if it is excellent sufficient for them then it is excellent sufficient for right here. It is even sold by a corporation who have the Royal Warrant.

“There are so several constructive points of drinking the cannabis tea – it reduces tension and anxiousness and it aids with discomfort and feelings of nicely getting, and of course insomnia – so it truly has some beautiful side effects.

“We have clients who come in for a take away bag of the leaves.”

The tea is wealthy in Cannabidiol (CBD)  an active ingredient in cannabis derived from the hemp plant, and is 100% organic.

The tea can be sold legally for the reason that it has significantly less than .two% of a substance identified as Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) which is the psychoactive element of the hemp plant’s make up.

At £4 for a pot, Ms Smith says it is not the least expensive tea that they sell, she mentioned: “But it is possibly one particular of the most talked about.

“It is a beautiful, mild calming tea that has advantages and properties for persons. It is excellent for persons who may well be in discomfort, or who are suffering from a extended-term overall health situation.”

In current years, persons have been experimenting with making use of Cannabidiol in diverse types to aid treat circumstances like discomfort, insomnia, and anxiousness legally.

Supply: The press and journal