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“As more states legalize recreational marijuana, the varieties of pot-enhanced food and beverage will increase,” the Specialty Food Association’s Trendspotter Panel wrote last November.

A stoned, biased, and totally arbitrary round-up of some of our favorite cannabis-friendly culture from this last trip around the sun.

"We're going to see bigger names in Hollywood branding cannabis," says one expert, with only morality clauses — and the federal government — impeding the way.

Chefs and investors have been teaming up to offer an eye-boggling array of cannabis-infused food and beverages, weed-pairing supper clubs and other extravagant pot-to-plate events in preparation for legalization come Jan. 1

From designer vape pens to subscription boxes, here's what we saw growing in popularity this year.

It was 100 feet long, used 1,000 grams of product, and prompted selfies, cameras to roll and click, and a burst of applause as it was unveiled.

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