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Strain Highlight: Root Beer Slush | Sativa

root beer slush strain sativa

The Root Beer Slush strain tastes exactly how you’d expect with a name like this! This pleasantly sweet sativa is just as calming as it is a pick-me-up. It’s sure to lighten your mood while also providing nice, relaxing bodily effects. You’ll find yourself reaching for Root Beer Slush at any time of the day.

  • Breeder: In-House Genetics
  • Cross: Root Beer x i95
  • Flavor: Citrus, Coffee, Sweet, Creamy

Root Beer Slush Strain Effects



Energetic Root Beer Slush Strain


Cannabinoids are naturally occurring chemical compounds found in cannabis. They provide users with a very large variety of physical and psychological effects. THC and CBD are along the most commonly known cannabinoids.

Our most recent batch of the Root Beer Slush strain tested for the following:

  • THCA | 22.9% Root Beer Slush Strain

  • D9-THC | 0.4% Root Beer Slush Strain

Terpenes — Root Beer Slush Strain

The naturally occurring compounds responsible for the smell of most plants, fruits, herbs, etc., including cannabis, are known as terpenes.

However, unlike cannabinoids, terpenes are not directly responsible for making you feel “high.” They are oftentimes still considered to be psychoactive though, because of the way they affect your brain. The entourage effect is the theory that terpenes work alongside to cannabinoids to influence your experience. To sum it up, the unique scent combinations of the terpenes work in a similar way to aromatherapy.

The following terpenes give Smyth Cannabis Co.’s Root Beer Slush strain its unique profile:

Limonene Root Beer Slush Strain

Aromas: Citrus, Lemon, Herbal

Limonene is the second most common terpene in nature and can also be found in citrus rinds. It has antioxidant properties and is used in topical products to allow other chemical compounds to pass through the skin faster.

Beta Caryophyllene

Aromas: Sharp, Spice, Sweet, Wood

Beta-caryophyllene is known for its wide variety of potential physical and mental health benefits. CB2 receptors are targeted when treating pain & inflammation with cannabis, and this terpene has a unique ability to bind to them. It is FDA-approved for use in food & is found in black pepper, cinnamon and basil.

Linalool Root Beer Slush Strain

Aromas: Floral, Herbal, Lavender

Linalool is known for its strong calming effects and is used to treat patients with Epilepsy. It is found in rosewood, coriander, lavender, and over 200 species of plants across the world. It has sedative properties and may help alleviate the symptoms of stress and and anxiety.

Alpha Humulene

Aromas: Herbal, Spice, Woody, Earthy

Commonly found in ginseng, ginger and hops, Humulene has been used in natural health practices for hundreds of years due to its strong anti-inflammatory properties. It has also been reported to act as an appetite suppressant.

Beta Pinene

Aromas: Pine Root Beer Slush strain

Beta-Pinene is one of the two compounds that make up Pinene. This terpene is commonly used in perfumes and colognes. Users report improved mental clarity when using strains high in beta-Pinene, such as the Root Beer Slush strain.

Try The Root Beer Slush Strain From Smyth Cannabis Co.

Our flower is always properly cured and trimmed by hand in our 15,000 square foot facility right here in Lowell, MA. You’ll get a true craft cannabis experience every time with dozens of strains grown at maximum strength and efficiency. So, check out our menu to confirm the availability of the Root Beer Slush strain at our dispensary!