Some enjoy smoking weed not just because it makes us feel good, but because it tastes incredible too. Aside from THC and CBD, cannabis contains other important compounds, called terpenes, that contribute to each strain’s unique taste and flavor profile. Whether it’s the colorful appearance of the bud, the fruitful aroma it gives off, or the tropical high feeling you’re left with, these fruit-themed strains deserve their moment in the spotlight.
Combining two of the most popular strains known to man, the Blueberry Haze strain has built a reputation all its own. It is known for delivering soothing effects coupled with a floral terpene profile. This is a strong, fruity tasting strain that suppresses anxiety and leaves you feeling light-hearted, relaxed, and social. Set yourself up with something intellectually stimulating to do before partaking in Blueberry Haze strain. Pce yourself with this one, overdoing it can send you to dreamland. .
Legendary for its bubblegum sweet smell and euphoric high Immediately when packing a bowl of this strain you will notice the sweet and fruity aroma of bubblegum. These frosty nugs deliver a smooth and blissful high, and are great for calming tension in the body.
The Grapefruit is a highly praised and highly sought-after strain due to the amazing smell and taste. Grapefruit is delicious and refreshing, and the same can be said for this bud. This strain will give you a light-headed buzz with relaxing over tones. The flavor is delightfully citrusy, fruity, with hints of a sweet sour candy taste. This weed may give you the tendency to space out, or be over forgetful, so leave the bong hits to wait until after your daily errands.
It’s rare to find the real, sticky Cherry Pie that smells and tastes like thin-mint, but when you do… you will know. This weed is known to make your eyes red as a cherry, but your soul happy as pie. The effect of this tasty indica is a mellow warm feeling of relaxation and calmness. This strain has a tendency to over-activate your appetite, so if you’re on a diet, make sure your kitchen is on lock-down. Why are smoking weed if you’re on a diet anyways?
Not surprisingly, the smell and flavor are reminiscent of cotton candy, with sweet, fruity notes and hints of other kinds of candy. Like picking blackberries with Grandma, smoking Blackberry Kush is an activity best done in the afternoon. There’s a soft violet hue to that shades these picturesque blackberry nugs. Visual aesthetic and beauty is combined with a smooth smoke and a euphoric mental high with Blackberry Kush.
Not surprisingly, the smell and flavor are reminiscent of cotton candy, with sweet, fruity notes and hints of other kinds of candy. Cotton Candy is an indica dominant hybrid that gets its name from the sugary stringy orange hairs that wrap around the nugget like cotton candy at a carnival stand. The smoke of this strain is subtle and rich. The high is strong and fast-acting. This strain will leave you feeling awake and balanced.
Orange Crush has a strong citrus aroma and flavor, with distinct notes of sweet oranges. The appearance is also reminiscent of oranges, with vibrant gold flecks amid the bright green bud. Orange Crush is a mild indica that sends your body into a calming trance. Mentally, it will leave you feeling euphoric and stimulated towards a harmonic aesthetic. Physically, it will leave you feeling hungry and calm.
This bud is famous for its taste – citrus that lingers as you exhale and sweetens as you continue to smoke. Cranberry Kush is a gorgeous indica that upon grinding gives off a fruity and robust smell. The nuggets are nice and sticky and roll nicely into joints. The smoke is smooth and potent, leaving you feeling focused and ready for the night ahead.
Named for its bouquet of fruity aromas, this near-even balance of sativa and indica tastes and smells very much like fruit punch and lemon. Some describe the flavors as closer to piña colada and plums. The strain itself though is delicious and smooth despite its overpowering mango smell. Juicy Fruit is a tangy hybrid that will leave you in the mood for story telling. The blend of sativa and indica in this strain gives you a heavy high and a general sense of clarity.
James Franco and Seth Rogen made it famous, and for good reason. The taste is quite extraordinary. Pineapple Express is a beautiful and strong smelling hybrid that pleasures the taste buds with a pineapple taste. This weed is a great stress-reducer, and is the perfect prerequisite for artistic exploration.
[Updated, originally published 17.1 2018]