Browse Weed Strains by Flavour

Curious about which UK cannabis strains offer distinct, delicious flavours? Here we list every single flavour option that different weed strains deliver, all categorised to make it easy to find your new favourite. From fruity and sweet to earthy and pungent, spicy and herbal to minty fresh goodness - we've compiled every single UK cannabis strain to tickle your taste buds!

What flavours do the different UK weed strains offer?

The diversity of cannabis flavours is as impressive as its range of effects, both recreational and medical.

Cannabis is renowned for its rich and varied flavour profiles, which are influenced by its terpene content. We have compiled the largest list of UK weed strains to highlight each strain's distinct tastes—whether you're an everyday Dr Greenthumb with the most sophisticated canna-palate or just a beginner keen to explore something new, we have you covered.

Sweet and Fruity

These strains often feature notes of berries, citrus, and other tropical fruits and flowers.

Known for their pleasant taste and aroma, strains like Blueberry and Pineapple Express can make for an exceptionally enjoyable smoking or vaping experience.

Earthy and Woody

Strains that offer earthy and woody flavours are the true epitome of what cannabis is all about, appreciated for their grounding and natural taste.

Think of the comforting aroma of fresh pine or the rich scent of soil after a rain. Examples include Northern Lights and OG Kush, which are perfect for those who enjoy a more robust and traditional weed flavour.

Spicy and Herbal

For those looking for something a little more exotic, spicy and herbal strains are a real treat.

These strains can have notes of black pepper, cloves, or even cinnamon, adding a unique twist to each puff. Strains like Jack Herer and Super Silver Haze are well-loved for their complex and invigorating taste profiles.

Pungent and Diesel

Pungent and diesel strains are unmistakable and can be somewhat polarising.

Adored by most for their strong, skunky aroma and intense flavour, these strains like Sour Diesel and Chemdawg are not for the faint-hearted. Their powerful taste and smell can be both intriguing and overwhelming, making them as memorable as they are potent.

Minty and Fresh

Minty and fresh strains offer a cooling and crisp flavour profile that can be remarkably refreshing.

Imagine the taste and smell of fresh mint leaves, often complemented by subtle earthy undertones. Strains like Thin Mint GSC and Peppermint Cookies provide a delightful, clean taste that stands out from the rest.

Citrus and Tangy

Citrus and tangy flavours are among the most popular and recognisable in the entirety of the weed cultivar world, especially in the new-school era.

These strains often have zesty notes of lemon, orange, or lime, creating an invigorating and uplifting experience. Strains like Lemon Haze and Tangie are favoured for their bright, sharp flavours that can enhance any smoking or vaping session.

Indica vs Sativa - Does it affect flavour?

To some extent, yes.

While the classification of cannabis as either indica or sativa is more related to plant morphology and effects, it can also influence flavour. Indica strains often have more earthy and skunky flavours, while sativa strains tend to exhibit fruity and citrusy profiles. However, there's considerable overlap, and many hybrid strains offer complex blends that defy simple categorisation.

Where flavours are concerned, what really counts is the terpene profile of a given strain. Terpenes are aromatic molecules that give cannabis its distinctive flavours and aromas.

These are just a few examples of the flavour experiences cannabis can offer. Whether you’re in the mood for something sweet, earthy, or spicy, there’s a strain out there that will delight your taste buds. Click the icons above to explore the different strains and their flavours. Your perfect cannabis flavour journey is just a click away!