Weed 101: Cookie Monster

Weed 101: Cookie Monster

As the marijuana industry explodes there are more and more refined strains of cannabis being produced every month.  Most of them have extremely unique and colorful names.  This post is going to continue to explore the Indica strain of cannabis and focus on Cookie Monster.

What is Cookie Monster?

Cookie monster is a very powerful and popular strain of Indica that won the 2014 Seattle Cannabis Cup as the best Indica strain of the United States during that competition.  Cookie Monster is a cross between OG Kush and Girl Scout Cookies.  The hybrid has a dense frosted bud which is purple and dark green in color with orange colored pistils (hairs). 

When smoked, it has a pleasant aroma with hints of a woody and mint like odor with users find extremely relaxing. It has a very pleasant taste which is a mixture of wood, lemon, vanilla, menthol and a sweet mint.

Effects on the body

  • Body High
  • Increased Creativity
  • Sense of Euphoria
  • Increased positive mood (Happy)
  •  Sleepy

Medical Uses

Cookie Monster has been a proven treatment for treating a variety of mild and chronic pain issues. It can also be used to sooth the effects of anxiety and stress.  Who amongst us does not deal with those issues on a daily basis? It can be smoked during the day and has a “long lasting” effect on the body. It can also be used to treat:

  • Arthritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Gastrointestinal Disorder
  •  Inflammation
  • Insomnia
  • Migraines
  • Muscle Spasms
  •  Neuropathy
  •  Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

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