A woman walks by an Amsterdam coffee shop in December 2012. (Alexander Klein, AFP/Getty Images)

Video: Has the Cannabis Cup in Colorado eclipsed Amsterdam’s event?

Cannabist pot critic Jake Browne and marijuana editor Ricardo Baca discuss Colorado’s Cannabis Cup, and how it might just be edging out Amsterdam’s annual event.
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April 14 news update on the 2015 Cannabis Cup in Denver:
The free sampling of businesses’ marijuana, edibles and concentrates — a tradition that has long been a primary draw for fans of the annual Cannabis Cups that happen around the world — will no longer happen so freely at the Denver event. READ MORE

7 surprising differences between Amsterdam and Denver
Why travel 5,000 miles to smoke marijuana when it’s legal right down the street? The two experiences had as much in common as pizza in Naples and a Domino’s. READ MORE

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