Beer, as much imitated as it is adored by Spanish gastronomy, has since these days a new variety that is as groundbreaking as it is striking. Made with hemp seeds , the first 100% Spanish cannabis beer was born and raised in Galicia but it has been in Madrid where it has found its most significant market. All, in order to conquer the national geography with the idea behind a leading company in the use of complete plants for superfoods .
In the growing European hemp processing industry, Havergreen has positioned itself as the main marketer in Spain and Portugal . And it is that cultivating 30 hectares of plantations in the Coruña towns of Narón and Moeche never gave as much result as the one Borja Gómez , founder and manager of the company, is obtaining .
He himself acknowledges, in an interview with La Voz de Galicia , that his product has generated a success that is already leading him to think about launching Galician chocolate, vermouth and cheeses based on this plant. Hemp, the name given to cannabis plants, its cultivation is legal for industrial purposes as long as it has a content of less than 0.2% of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), one of the substances that marijuana contains and that generates the psychoactive effects of is.
Where can you buy cannabis beer?
But it is the beer, called Hemp Beer , which has obtained greater recognition to the point that it is already sold in several gourmet and organic places in the center of Madrid, A Coruña and in the Narón industrial estate, which is located nearby. of the plantation. Significant price ahead, yes, in the capital it sells for about 7 euros ( in the Le Tavernier bar, located on the terrace of the hotel on Gran Vía Innside ), while in Galicia it is for 3 euros .
“With a flavor that is reminiscent of those of the Ipa style , since it is processed unpasteurized and unfiltered”, according to Havergreen, it is the hemp that adds an aromatic touch to this blond delicacy. A beer whose hops and barley also come from Galicia and complete this variety as natural as it is exotic.
Hemp is considered a superfood because it is one of the best sources of protein in the world
Never before imagined in Spain at such a high production level, it also has beneficial properties for the body since hemp is considered a superfood. One of the best sources of vegetable protein in the world, the seeds of this plant have a higher content of essential fatty acids than any other plant , as well as contain all the amino acids and fatty acids necessary to maintain a healthy life.
“We believe in a business model that combines business opportunities with the values of social and environmental sustainability ,” says the company, encouraging “betting on a better world, powered by hemp.” Thus, while waiting for its new products, cannabis beer continues its unstoppable rise to conquer the most exquisite palates.