Magic Lemon Bars

by Nov 2, 2018

This psilocybin "lemon tek" spin-off treat is perfect for sharing a psychedelic experience (and great taste!) with friends

Here is a spin on the psilocybin “lemon tek” that is perfect for sharing. This recipe provides a dose for up to 12 people. Or, low potency lemon squares means you get to eat more for a full dose!

You’ll need 12-36g of dried magic mushrooms to create this recipe, depending on the desired dose of each 3 inch square. The recipe is easily divided in half if a smaller pan is available.

Before starting on the lemon bars themselves, some preparation is required. Grind your dried mushrooms into as fine a powder as possible; you can use a coffee grinder, mortar and pestle or even a cannabis grinder. Further, you’ll need to take out 1 cup (225g) of butter and leave it to soften at room temperature.

Equipment for Magic Lemon Bars

  • Oven
  • Rimmed pan (9 x 13 inches)
  • 2 bowls
  • Whisk

The Psychedelic Crust

Firstly, preheat the oven to 350F / 175C. We want it hot so that the crust can set quickly without the heat reducing the potency of the mushrooms.

In a large bowl, combine:

  • 1 cup (225g) butter, softened
  • ½ cup (100g) white sugar
  • 12-36g magic mushroom powder
  • 2 cups (260g) flour, minus the weight of the mushrooms (224-248g)

Press the combined mixture into your ungreased pan. Bake for 10-15 minutes, until the crust is set and just beginning to darken in colour.

The Lemon Tek Filling

In a large bowl, whisk together:

  • 1.5 cups (300g) white sugar
  • ¼ cup (30g) flour
  • 4 eggs
  • Juice of 2 lemons (60 ml)
  • Lemon zest (Optional)

Once the mixture is combined, pour this over the still warm, pre-baked crust. Bake again for 15-20 minutes, or until the filling is fully set.

Allow the lemon bars to cool completely before slicing. The fridge can help accelerate this process once initially cooled.

The Magic Lemon Outcome

Delicious lemon bars that have a special kick. This recipe can be used for normal bars of course, be sure to keep both carefully labeled. Eaten on an empty stomach, these bars shouldn’t induce nausea or significantly diminish the experience. The heat may degrade the active substances slightly; however, the acidity of the lemon filling may amplify the experience, akin to the “lemon tek.”

related content

Flower Hour Podcast: Episode 53 – The Psillow In The Wind

Flower Hour Podcast: Episode 53 – The Psillow In The Wind

From the Flower Hour Podcast: "With all the buzz about psychedelic startups in Canada, I wanted to get a more nuanced perspective on this exciting new space, so I went right to the source. Roderick MacDonald and Dessy Pavlova of Psillow, drop some knowledge about...

Four Canadians Approved for End of Life Psilocybin Therapy

Four Canadians Approved for End of Life Psilocybin Therapy

VICTORIA, B.C., August 11, 2020 — With a landmark approval, four Canadians suffering from terminal cancer were granted an exemption from Canada’s illicit drug laws for end-of-life psilocybin therapy last week by Minister of Health Patty Hajdu. Psilocybin, the active...

Legal exemption for psilocybin therapy granted to 4 dying Canadians

Legal exemption for psilocybin therapy granted to 4 dying Canadians

August 4th, 2020 - Over 100 days after they first contacted the Health Minister of Canada--The Honourable Patty Hadju--four terminal cancer patients have been granted permission to use psilocybin therapy as a treatment for end-of-life stress and anxiety. After nearly...

0 Comments

Leave a Reply

Share This