Wondering what strains are hot right now? These seven new strains are the talk of the town. Featuring unique aromas and intricate hybrid highs, these plants are wowing audiences and cannabis critics around the globe. While all of these flowers will catch top price at dispensaries, coffee shops, and social clubs, they are certainly worth the splurge if you happen to find them. Here are the seven hottest new strains right now.
1. Mochi Gelato
Mochi Gelato is a cross between Sunset Sherbet and Gelato, all three of which are the luxurious Cookie Fam creations. The coloration on this bud is beautiful, featuring purple hues so dark they look almost black.
While this strain has a sweet and warm much, like the type of Japanese rice it is named after, it certainly is a heavy hitter.
Featuring around 20 to 22 percent THC, this strain is quite potent. The Mochi experience is focused in the body, creating heavy limbs and a deep, relaxing sensation.
2. Thunderbird Rose
How often do you take the time to stop and smell the roses? Thunderbird Rose is a delightful strain from Rebel Spirit Cannabis in Eugene Oregon. This unbelievable bud smells exactly like a delicious rose tea.
An upbeat sativa hybrid, Thunderbird Rose is extremely potent. This bud has reached over 27 percent THC. As a bonus, this bud tends to be resistant to molds and mildews, making it a great choice for those in misty, northern climates like the Pacific Northwest.
3. Pinkman Goo
This indica, bred by Twompson Prater of CaliCropDoc. This strain was introduced to the public last year, and it is truly a strain that stands apart. Most cannabis lovers know that the herb produces a sticky resin that covers the bud in a sugary coating of crystals.
Pinkman Goo, however, actually produces a goo. This goo comes out as a resin droplet similar to pine sap or maple syrup. This strain has tested at 18 percent THC.
4. Golden Lemons
Golden Lemons is a great choice for making clear concentrates, thanks to naturally high THC levels. This DNA Genetics creation is a mostly indica strain with a sharp lemon flavor and a nice kushy taste.
This strain is a hefty cross between Kosher Kush and Lemon Skunk. The result is a happy bud that provides a deep and relaxing body experience with a light clear-headed mental experience.
5. Cherry OG
Cherry OG is a hybrid strain with international heritage. A cross between Cherry Thai, Afghani, and Lost Coast OG, Cherry OG is a wicked looking plant with dark, bountiful flowers. Featuring a strong herbal aroma with some smooth berry sweetness, this bud is a delight to the senses.
Bred by Emerald Triangle Seeds, Cherry OG provides balanced mind and body effects. A happy, euphoric quality is accompanied by a calm and easy relaxation. This strain features around 20 to 23 percent THC, which means that some experience with cannabis is recommended before tasting this tantalizing flower.
Another Girl Scout Cookies progeny, Do-Si-Dos has won some High Times accolades over the past couple of years. Seeds from this bud have even sold for a whopping $900 per pack, making this one of the most expensive strains on the market.
With a taste like a doughy, shortbread cookie and a little earth, Do-Si-Dos is a sweet herb that can produce some strikingly strong sedative effects.
Considered an indica variety, Do-Si-Dos provides a tranquil, heavy bodied sensation and a silly, happy attitude. This bud is recommended for experienced consumers, however. Do-Si-Dos is pushing the boundaries as one of the strongest strains available, featuring between 28 and 30 percent THC.
7. Mendo Breath
Mendo Breath is a heavy handed indica strain bred by Gage Green Genetics. A cross between OG KushBreath and Mendo Montage, Mendo Breath features a delicious sweet berry aroma with finishing touches of a deep chocolate. The effect of this potent bud is meditative overall, encouraging introspection and peaceful relaxation.
Often testing around 20 percent THC, this strain is decently potent. Experienced consumers will likely find themselves calm and at ease, but still able to function and get things done when needed. Strong feelings of contentment and comfort make this strain a great candidate for an herbal stress reliever.