"Broken English" by Marianne Faithfull
Type: Indica-dominant Hybrid
Genotype: Mandarin Cookies = GSC (Forum cut) X Mandarin Sunset
Original breeder is Ethos Genetics in Colorado.
Mandarin Sunset = Herijuana X Orange Skunk
Cultivator: Nature’s Grace and Wellness
Purchased On: 09/03/2019
Harvested On: 08/20/2019
Packaged On: 08/20/2019
Weight: 3.54 g
Purchase Price: $50 plus tax
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Delivery Method(s) Used: clean, glass pipe
Cannabinoids Profile: THCa 24.19%; THC 0.39%; CBDa 0%; CBD 0% (LK Pure Labs)
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Phenotype Profile: Dense, round buds with an abundance of dark green and purple sugar leaves. Unlike other cuts of GSC, this sample not exhibit large calyxes or tight pistils. It was a little on the dry side; I woke it up with a Boveda pack.
Bud Density: 4.25 [1 -5]
Terpene Profile: Here is the terpene profile, as listed on the label:
Elemene 0.84%; Limonene 2.53%; Beta-Myrcene 2.76%; Alpha-Pinene 0.58%; Beta-Pinene 0.41% (LK Pure Labs)
In their intact state, these buds gave off orange citrus with pine notes. When ground, the aromas opened up, emitting citrus, pine and earth. When smoked, I tasted orange, earth and a light sweetness that lingered a bit after the exhale.
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Effects: This was an active, happy experience. Smooth energy, lots of mood elevation and a mild body component made for a pleasant day time high. For me, there was a soft crash at the end .
Duration of Effects: 1.5-2 hours, depending on dosage.
May Help With: Helped with mood. May also help with mild-to-moderate pain, depression, stress, possibly anxiety, appetite (and more)
Even though this strain is Sativa-dominant, anecdotally many patients have commented that this strain has a calming effect on their minds.
A solid batch of Mandarin Cookies. I don’t do 1/4 points, but if I did this would be a 3.75/5 rating.
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Case: Mandarin Cookies (flower)
File Date: 09/19/2019
Case No: 0304
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