Tahoe OG Kush is an Indica-dominant strain at about 90% Indica and 10% Sativa. It is a potent strain that delivers a quick and powerful body high.
Tahoe OG strain is one of those strains that fully relax the muscles without inducing a couch lock. However, use too much, and it could put you in a heavy couch lock.
Brief History of Tahoe OG Kush
Tahoe OG Kush cannabis strain is said to have been created during the late 1980s in California. Experts believe that it came from the breeding of OG Kush with San Francisco Valley OG Kush.
Some also say that after crossing these two powerful OG Kush strains, their offspring was then crossed with a little bit of Afghani strain, giving rise to the all-time favorite Tahoe OG Kush.
Distinguishing Features of Tahoe OG Kush
The buds of Tahoe OG Kush are round in appearance, dense, and gently taper to a point. They are light green in color with reddish orange hairs twisting in and around the bud. Silvery-white trichomes cover the buds in a generous layer, giving them a frosty and fluffy appearance.
The leaves are dark green in color with yellow hues.
Cannabinoid and Terpene Profile of Tahoe OG Kush
Test results show that the THC level of Tahoe OG Kush usually ranges between 12% and 18%, although it can reach as high as 20%. It has a CBD level of about 0.22% to 0.55% and a CBN level of about 0.01% to 0.10%.
Tahoe OG Kush is rich in humulene and caryophyllene.
Flavors and Aromas of Tahoe OG Kush
Tahoe OG Kush has an earthy, woody, and pungent odor with strong hints of lemon and pine. It tastes about the same with its woody and earthy flavors with hints of lemon and spices.
Upon exhalation, you will also notice some skunky and pungent fuel in its aroma and flavor.
Effects of Tahoe OG Kush
One of the best strains for evening use, Tahoe OG Kush will immediately hit you hard and fast with its heavy sedating and relaxing effects. You will feel all your muscles start to relax as its gentle warmth washes over you.
Pretty soon, you`ll start feeling its mental high. Your mood improves, and you feel more euphoric.
Tahoe OG Kush also makes you feel sleepy and hungry.
Tahoe OG Kush can benefit people dealing with insomnia since its heavy sedating effects can make you sleepy. It also has potent analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects that reduce chronic pain and inflammation.
This strain may also be able to help improve appetite loss, depression, nausea, anxiety problems, and chronic stress.
Side Effects of Tahoe OG Kush
Tahoe OG Kush is known to cause dry mouth and dry eyes. It can also trigger dizziness in some people.
Some users also report developing a headache after consuming Tahoe OG Kush, while others say they developed some anxiety.
These side effects though will disappear after a while when the effects wear off.