Weed may still be illegal in the UK, but that doesn’t stop us from enjoying the best strains in the world.
Whether it’s grown here or flown here, the best bud in the UK is potent, terpy, and nothing like the weed your dad used to smoke.
So when it comes to high-quality weed, the nation’s cannabis connoisseurs certainly know their stuff. And that’s why we went and met one of them for the low down on the very best cannabis strains in the UK right now! Enjoy…
Fruity and sour, this strain actually smells and taste like your eating skittles. This multiple-award-winning strain is taking the UK by storm. A unique strain that is well worth trying!
Formerly known as Gorilla Glue 4 until its breeders, Connected, were forced to change its name, GG#4 has one of the highest THC contents around. It has lovely distinctive taste and dense, frosty buds
Platinum Girl Scout Cookies
A pleasant smoke and very potent, Platinum GSC is a Cup-winning hybrid and a cross between OG Kush, Durban Poison, and a third unknown strain. It has many other relatives – such as Cookie Dawg, White Cookies, Zookies, Blue Cookies, Phantom Cookies and many more – which are all just as good.
With heavy, dense and potent buds with a thick layer of trichomes, Stardawg a strain to keep an eye out for. A good one to finish the night with.
A cross between Skywalker OK and Stardawg, Dawg Walker is a fairly newish strain to the UK. It has a strong smell, lovely earthy taste and comes with a heavy stone.
A hybrid strain from Cookie Fam Genetics, Gelato is one of the new California strains that is earning a stellar reputation in the UK. A smooth, creamy taste makes it a very popular strain. Can taste like ice cream.
With a distinctively sweet and fruity taste, Headbanger OG is a Sativa-dominant hybrid cross between Sour Diesel and Biker Kush. It has dense buds and provides a nice, uplifting stone.
Orange Diesel V3 (ODV3)
Bred by Lady Sativa Genetics, this Sativa-dominant strain has become very popular in the last couple of years. It’s a cup winning strain with a fruity, orangey taste.
Another old-school strain, Northern Lights was many people’s favourite until all these Cali strains came along. A direct descendant of indigenous Afghani and Thai landrace strains, expect a fruity taste with relaxing effects.
A very popular strain that’s been around for years now. A cross between Lemon Skunk and Silver Haze, Lemon Haze is fruity and sweet with a citrus taste.