Looking for a good strain with trademark sweetness with a nice balance of uplift and relaxation? The Vanilla Frosting strain will surely fit the bill. This gorgeous strain doesn’t just produce buds that look delicious, it truly delivers when it comes to aromatics, flavor, and effects. Take a closer look at Vanilla Frosting and all it has to offer below.
What is the Vanilla Frosting Strain?
Vanilla Frosting is a hybrid strain that is the result of crossing Humboldt Gelato Bx3 and Humboldt Frost OG. Growers were looking to harness the best traits from both of these strains, and they no doubt succeeded. Vanilla Frosting cannabis plants produce these gorgeous, airy buds in a hue of olive green with sparsely packed pistils in orange. Loyal fans say this strain truly delivers when it comes to flavor and effects, often offering an overall balanced experience on every level.
Is Vanilla Frosting predominantly an Indica, Sativa or Hybrid strain?
The Vanilla Frosting strain is a well-balanced hybrid between indica and sativa.
How does this strain make you feel?
Offering up a cerebral high that still affords general focus, the Vanilla Frosting strain stays true to its Gelato roots with a kick of uplifting happiness. Most people will experience this gentle energizing lift initially, followed by creative streams of thought and a milder sense of physical relaxation.
The cannabinoid and terpene profiles can vary slightly depending on the grower and the plant. And, THC ranges can be pretty high with some forms of the strain. This is something to keep in mind as you shop for Vanilla Frosting, as the exact concentrations of cannabinoids and terpenes can mean different overall effects. For example, you can expect the higher THC varieties to be more relaxing.
How does it strain taste & smell?
Much like the aromatics associated with the strain, Vanilla Frosting serves up a creamy smoothness that you just can’t miss. However, you also get that floral sweetness on your tongue and a slight grassy aftertaste.
People describe Vanilla Frosting’s aromatics as smooth and creamy with a noteworthy gassy note that settles in almost right away. However, you may also catch the fragrance of lingering floral notes.
Related strain: Apex Strain (Indica)
What are some strains that are similar to Vanilla Frosting?
Looking for a strain with similar cannabinoids and terpenes as Vanilla Frosting? Here are a few good contenders you may also want to try:
- 9# Hammer
- DJ Short Blueberry
- Gilz Nilz
- Wedding Crasher
THC Percent & Terps
The THC% of Vanilla Frosting is about 20%-25%, depending on the genetics, growers, and time spent on the shelves. The primary terpenes in Vanilla Frosting include a nice lineup of beta myrcene, beta-caryophyllene, and terpinolene. Myrcene is the most prominent, which lends that telltale relaxing effect.
How much does Vanilla Frosting cost per 8th or quarter ounce?
At Eskar, we have Vanilla Frosting for sale for $35/eighth. Per quarter once, the price is $65.
Buy Vanilla Frosting and Other Strains from The Botanist at Eskar
With so much flavor, and a nice mix of effects, Vanilla Frosting is one strain cannabis enthusiasts adore, and it’s easy to see why. At Eskar dispensaries, we amass some of the most desirable strains from across our great state. Be sure to take a look at our menu to get a look at strains like Vanilla Frosting and many others, as well as cannabis-infused edibles, tinctures, and more. Don’t forget that you can order ahead so your order is ready for pickup when you arrive.