6 Great Snow Day Strains
Looking for something to help you through the last few months of winter? These six great winter strains are now available at all three Colorado Springs Epic Remedy locations. Best of all, this list compiles the best indicas, sativas, and hybrids for chasing the winter blues away. Be sure to click the links to be taken to the full strain profiles for each one. Check it out, and stay warm out there!
Punch Breath (indica)
Punch Breath has been a patient-favorite here all season. This 80/20 indica-dominant cross between Larry OG and Granddaddy Purple checks in between 18-22% THC and is chock full of b-caryophyllene, limonene, and pinene terpenes which all contribute to the many medical uses of the strain. Most importantly, this one can keep you dreaming of those hot summer days thanks to its blueberry muffin aroma and blue kool-aid flavors. Our patients are loving this strain for its potent mental euphoria and soothing body buzz that will leave you feeling stress, pain and depression-free, as well as ultimately relaxed and sleepy.
Sour Maui (sativa)
Sour Maui is a winter favorite thanks to its bright, tropical aromas and diesel-tinged aromas that all come together to blast through the winter chill by creating visions of dancing palm trees and warm ocean breezes. This potent sativa is a cross between Maui Waui and Sour Diesel checking in at a massive 18-24% THC along with therapeutic terpenes like myrcene, limonene, and b-caryophyllene. Its energetic cerebral effects will leave you feeling upbeat and creative as well as physically relaxed, making it a perfect choice against sour moods, depression, mood swings, fatigue, and even headaches.
Animal Roadkill #3 (hybrid)
Animal Roadkill is an exceptionally fragrant strain reminiscent of orange creamsicles and, well, skunk! It's made from a cross between Animal Cookies and Skunk Spray, which is a phenotype of Afghani. Checking in at a massive 19-26% THC, Animal Roadkill is an excellent choice for pain, nausea, and depression thanks to its balanced mixed of euphoric cerebral energy and helpful body high. Best of all, with terps like myrcene, pinene, and ocimene, you're in for a cocktail of terps that are sure to bring you back to summertime in the sticks with pungent earthy notes and a sweet orange cream aftertaste.
Dirty Taxi (indica)
Dirty Taxi is one of the most popular strains here at The Epic Remedy. This potent cross between GMO and Chem I-95 is a sour, fuel-tinged strain reminiscent of mothballs and grandma's closet. Checking in at 22-27% THC with tons of b-caryophyllene, limonene, and myrcene terpenes, Dirty Taxi is easily one of the strongest strains available to help deal with things like seasonal depression, difficulty sleeping, and a lack of appetite. The intense, soothing body-high will leave you feeling ultimately relaxed while the strain's cheerful yet potent head-high helps you slip into a comfortable headspace for counting down the days till springtime.
Critical Widow, AKA CM x WW (sativa)
Critical Widow's sweet, citrusy flavors and warm tropical aromas will have you feeling like you're sipping fruity drinks on the beach even though you're bundled up under four blankets and avoiding the snow. Checking in at 20-27% THC and plenty of limonene, myrcene, and b-caryophyllene terps, Critical Widow is a great choice for medical patients seeking relief from fatigue, stress, depression, PMS, and mood swings. The upbeat, energetic mental effects coupled with a soothing body high makes this one good for just about anything that ails you, even pain, headaches, and nausea.
Strawbanana Cream (hybrid)
Stawbanana Cream checks in at 22-26% THC and contains higher than average limonene, myrcene, and caryophyllene terpenes which gives the strain a very tart, citrusy aroma. The flavors of this one are quite summer bakesale-esque, offering a very fruit-forward, creamy flavor along with an earthy aftertaste. As a balanced hybrid, Strawbanana Cream is great for sour moods, depression, stress, fatigue, headaches, nausea, and minor aches and pains thanks to its euphoric, energetic, and relaxing mix of effects.