Dosi Cookies is a popular strain of cannabis that has gained popularity due to its sweet, pungent aroma and potent effects. Winning Leafly’s “Strain of the Year” in 2021 due to its high potency and popularity. But where did this strain come from?
Dosi Cookies is a hybrid strain that is a cross between two popular strains, Girl Scout Cookies and Dosidos. Girl Scout Cookies, also known as GSC, is a hybrid strain known for its sweet, earthy aroma and powerful effects that can leave users feeling relaxed and euphoric.
Dosidos, on the other hand, is an indica-dominant hybrid known for its heavy body effects and intense, fuel-like aroma. The blend of these two strains gives the strain it creates a 80% indica / 20% sativa profile.
The Cold Hard Stats
Dosi Cookie boasts a strong THC coming in with a 30 percent value, with a CBD percentage around 0.4%. The gassy aroma and terpenes give Dosi Cookies an incredibly unique flavor that is sure to impress the most seasoned of cannabis enthusiasts.
Dosi Cookies, like all strains of cannabis, contains a variety of cannabinoids, which are chemical compounds responsible for the plant’s effects on the human body. The two most abundant cannabinoids in Dosi Cookies are tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD). THC is the psychoactive cannabinoid that is responsible for the euphoric and cerebral effects of the plant. In Dosi Cookies, the THC content typically ranges from 26-31%, providing a strong and long-lasting high.
CBD, on the other hand, is non-psychoactive and is known for its medicinal properties, including reducing inflammation, relieving pain, and improving mood. Although the CBD content in Dosi Cookies is relatively low, typically ranging from 0.4-1%, it still provides some therapeutic benefits and helps to balance out the effects of THC.
THCA (Tetrahydrocannabinol Acid)
THCA is the precursor to THC being Tetrahydrocannabinol in its acidic form. Follow decarboxylation through heat THCA will become THC the psychoactive compound cannabis user will get a marijuana high from.
A flower product with a high THCA content is more premium as it shows less degradation of precursor compounds giving users the experience the bud addended. Dosi Cookies has an incredibly high THCA content at 21.8% converting to a very high THC intake for any smokers that choose this bud.
Dosi Cookies, like most strains of cannabis, contains a variety of terpenes, which are aromatic compounds that are responsible for the plant’s unique scent and flavor. The most prominent three terpenes in Dosi Cookies are in the following concentrations:
- Beta Caryophyllene: 0.64%
- Beta Myrcene: 0.31%
- Alpha Humulene: 0.16%
Caryophyllene being one of the most prominent terpenes in this strain users can experience a whole host of benefits such as pain relief, anti-inflammatory benefits as well as anxiety relief.
It’s unique mechanism of interaction directly with the users endocannabinoid system gives it a unique level of effectiveness. It is the only terpene to interact directly with the endocannabinoid system which allows it to provide anti-inflammatory benefits to specific parts of the body through the CB2 receptors found in specific systems such as the immune system and bone marrow.
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A musky and earthy terpene that is also found in mangoes.
Carrying beta-myrcene as one of its dominant terpenes this strain contains benefits ranging from antioxidant properties to slowing disease progression. Its benefits do not end there however, research has found myrcene to be beneficial as a muscle relaxant as well as a sedative. Speaking of muscles, Myrcene may also be beneficial for those who want to build muscle through its ability to decrease the expression of inflammatory and catabolic genes. Along with the host of benefits already mentioned it also has shown to increase glucose tolerance in rat studies showing it as a potential aid to those with diabetes.
These two benefits make myrcene containing strains perfect for those looking to achieve health and wellness goals. Being a prominent terpene in Dosi Cookies medicinal cannabis consumers along with recreational weed users ranging from Halifax, to other parts of Canada and the world will surely benefit from its use.
Humulene could not be mentioned without its anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and appetite suppressant properties. It has also shown benefits in treating allergies.
Its aroma can be described as subtle but earthy as well. This earthiness matches its taste profile. We cannot mention humulene without the monumental studies that showed its effects on tumor growth.
A 2003 study published in the journal “Planta Medica” indicated that humulene rich balsam fir oil might promote apoptosis (programmed death) in cancer cells, evidenced by its capacity to generate Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS). A 2016 study showed it could help kill cancer cells when combined with other cannabinoids and terpenes. (Fidyt, Fiedorowicz, Strządała, & Szumny, 2016)
These terpenes, along with others, contribute to the unique scent and flavor profile of Dosi Cookies and play a role in its overall effects. The specific terpene profile contained in Dosi Cookies provides consumers with a host of benefits from anti-cancer properties, to anti-inflammatory remedies along with many things in between.
The Smell and Taste
Dosi Cookies cannabis is distinguished by its distinct and intricate scent and taste. This strain has a vigorous and sugary smell, with subtle notes of lemon, earth, and spice. This aromatic characteristic is due to the combination of terpenes included; Humulene, Myrcene, Pinene, Caryophyllene, and Linalool.
The taste of Dosi Cookies is similarly sweet and earthy, with a slightly sour and spicy aftertaste. This combination of sweet, earthy, and spicy notes creates a distinct and enjoyable flavor that is a favorite among many cannabis enthusiasts.
The exact smell and taste profile can vary from batch to batch, but overall, Dosi Cookies is known for its sweet and complex scent and flavor.
The ideal time to smoke Dosi Cookies cannabis can vary depending on individual preference and the desired effects. Generally speaking, Dosi Cookies is considered a hybrid strain, meaning it has both Sativa and Indica properties, which can offer a balanced and versatile high. Some common scenarios when people may choose to smoke Dosi Cookies include:
- During the day: Dosi Cookies can provide a moderate and uplifting high, which can be enjoyed during the day for a boost of energy and creativity.
- In social settings: Dosi Cookies can promote relaxation and euphoria, making it a good choice for socializing and hanging out with friends.
- For relaxation: The Indica properties of Dosi Cookies can promote relaxation and help alleviate stress and anxiety, making it a good choice for unwinding after a long day.
Where Can I Get Some?
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