Denver’s Top 10 Favorite Cannabis Strains

Ah, remember the days when scoring some green felt like a covert operation? You’d hit up the one guy you knew, and whatever strain he passed your way, well, that was your ticket to ride, no questions asked. Fast forward to now, and woah – the landscape has totally transformed. With more strains than there are stars in the Colorado sky, choosing just one is like picking your favorite song: Where do you even start?

But fret not, my friends. Let us guide you through the vibrant streets of Denver as we explore the Top 10 Strains making waves in 2024. These aren’t just any strains; these are the cream of the crop, beloved for their unique vibes and distinct flavors. Ready? Let’s dive in.

1. Gary Payton – The Y x Snowman

Named after the basketball legend himself, Gary Payton is the equivalent of a slam dunk in the cannabis scene. A creation from the geniuses at Cookies, this strain strikes a beautiful balance between uplifting your spirits and soothing your body. A true MVP strain that’s taken Colorado by storm.

2. GMO – Girl Scout Cookies x Chem D

Here’s one that splits the crowd – you either can’t get enough of it or can’t get away fast enough. GMO, short for Garlic Mushroom Onion, is as unique as its name suggests. Known for its robust, savory flavors, this strain is a delight for those who crave that intense, pungent kick.

3. Georgia Pie – Gelatti x Kush Mints

Imagine biting into a pie but not just any pie – a Georgia Pie. Another gem from Cookies, crossed with Seed Junky’s finesse, it brings a minty, earthy goodness with notes of gelato, coffee, and, of course, cookies. A hybrid that entices with its rich profile.

4. M.A.C. – Miracle Alien Cookies

For those daytime elevation seekers, M.A.C. (Miracle Alien Cookies) dons the cape. With its fascinating blend and eye-catching hues, this strain is a visual and sensory delight, known for providing an uplifting vibe that keeps you floating.

5. Papaya – Jack Herer x Skunk #1

Tropical vibe enthusiasts, say hello to Papaya. Sweet, fruity, and irresistible, Papaya has made its mark as a Denver must-try. It’s like a mini vacation in each puff – a staple for those who lean towards the sweeter side of life.

6. Oreoz – Cookies & Cream x Secret Weapon

Get ready for a dessert-like indulgence. Oreoz, with its intricate flavor profile reminiscent of cookies dipped in milk, has won hearts. But be warned, low-tolerance pals, Oreoz might just have you hugging your couch a little longer than planned.

7. Rainbow Belts 3.0 – Rainbow Belts #20 x Moonbow 112 F2 #60

Ah, the sweet, sweet taste of candy, but in your smoke. Rainbow Belts 3.0 builds on its predecessors’ legacy, bringing forth a burst of fruity, yet refreshingly gassy flavors. A treat for those who love a tang with their green.

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8. Ice Cream Cake – Wedding Cake x Gelato #33

When nighttime rolls in, and you’re looking to wind down, Ice Cream Cake comes calling. Potent, powerful, with a spicy undertone wrapped in sweetness, it’s the nightcap for the experienced connoisseur.

9. Trop Cherry – Tropicana Cookies x Cherry Cookies F3

For a blend that screams exuberance, Trop Cherry delivers a tropical explosion of orange and cherry flavors. Visually stunning, this strain is a feast for the senses, perfect for igniting your creativity – just maybe not the best pick for bedtime.

10. Durban Poison – The South African Sativa

Straight from the heart of South Africa, or at least from its genetic lineage, Durban Poison is Denver’s secret weapon for an energetic, uplifted state. Ideal for those days when the great outdoors (or your cluttered garage) is calling your name.


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Feeling bogged down by all the choices? Let this be your compass in the verdant sea of cannabis options. And hey, if we’ve missed out on your go-to strain, we’re all ears. Drop us a comment or swing by for a chat. Here’s to many more sessions filled with discovery, laughter, and some top-tier green. Keep exploring, Denver.

*The contents of this blog are intended for informational purposes only. Always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified healthcare provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.*

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