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Terpene* Tasting Kit

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A tool that tangibly demonstrates, for the average person, what makes craft cannabis unique – the nuances of the nose and the nuances of the craft experience. A tool for the cannabis enthusiast to understand what it takes farmers years to learn – how to ‘smell’ cannabis.

 

You’ve used a wine tasting kit, you’ve used a coffee tasting kit. This is a tasting kit that teaches you how to smell cannabis.

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In time, your nose will be able to identify the terpene isolate on your own – but first, you need to be able to distinguish it from all the others.

“They used to use Beta-Caryophyllene to train dogs to find cannabis.”

– A farmer in Mendocino, CA

 

Terpenes

Turpenes

Terpenes are: “naturally occurring chemical compounds that provide aroma and flavor in cannabis** and a variety of other organisms, including plants. Terpenes are responsible for the aroma and flavors of cannabis and influence its effects by interacting with cannabinoids.” – Weedmaps Dictionary

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Cannabis

Cannabis is the genus term that includes THC dominant and CBD dominant chemovars. – Wikipedia

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Chemovar

A chemically distinct varietal including terpenes and the cannabinoid profile. – Dr. Ethan Russo

The Entourage Effect

Terpenes, THCs, CBDs – all working together to create a unique experience. – Project CBD

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Aroma

The average person can identify half a million colors and over 1 trillion smells. – National Institute of Health