BIDDEFORD — Maine Coast Roast, one of Biddeford’s first coffee roasters, introduced its new CBD-infused coffee on Saturday, Aug. 3, offering free samples to visitors.
From 9 a.m. to noon, customers could try Maine Coast Roast’s new product and receive information about who uses CBD, or Cannabidiol, which is found in hemp plants and believed by some to have pain-relieving, stress-reducing effects.
After months of trials and testing, Holly and Paul Ayoob, owners of Maine Coast Roast, which is located at 441 Main St., said that they have figured out how to perfectly infuse CBD into their beans, becoming the first roasters in Maine to do so.
Paul Ayoob said that the idea for CBD-infused coffee came from one of their customers. From there the research and experiments