Whoever said an apple a day will keep the doctor away never tried candy as a substitute. This sweet as sugar strain is a perfectly balanced medical grade option sure to give you all the pros while leaving all the cons to the birds. The actual makeup of the Butterscotch bud is unknown, as are the breeders, but that doesn’t stop it from being a flavor favorite amongst the medical and recreational communities alike.
An intense odor of butterscotch and hash aren’t the only stand out things about this otherwise mellow dessert strain: the THC levels hit a whopping average of 18% and CBD tops 2% regularly. These orange hued, brown and green nugs give off the appearance of Werther’s Originals, with aromas and flavors to match. The smell is so unique and strong, in fact, you can get that buttery goodness right through the bag.
The Butterscotch high is one of pure indica, even though it is an even split down the middle. You are unlikely to be too energized or have racing thoughts, however, you will become quickly couch locked and ready to melt into your mattress. With very little effort, this nightcap strain washes over you with warming tingles and soothes down any aches or pains you may have left from the day. After a short period of time, the extremely relaxing body effects will have you nodding in and out of consciousness in a blissful daze.
Butterscotch is perfect for those who are looking for a relaxing way to end their day, as this variant an aromatic and attractive bud to treat yourself with. This strain will make your body feel tingly and chilled out, with your mind forgetting all those things that have be en weighing it down with anxiety.
This strain will induce a powerful wave of euphoria, making you grin from ear to ear, and leaving you to radiate good vibes all around. Butterscotch can help you stay focused, as it’s high will leave you clearheaded, while still relaxed at the same time. If you’re in good company especially, this strain will make you burst out into fits of laughter, as you enjoy those around you.
Butterscotch can help you creative express yourself with more vigor than usual, as you will feel inspired to come up with new ideas. When consumed in higher doses, you can expect to feel sleepy within time, which will allow you to sink into a deeper state of relaxation and eventually fall asleep.
Butterscotch does it justice as it mimics the aroma of butterscotch candy quite perfectly. This strain is inviting and sweet smelling with hints of nutty and sour candy as well. Its aroma as overpowering and strong and will be difficult to disguise in a room.
Butterscotch is even more delicious when it comes to its flavors, and on the inhale you will taste a citrus and pine flavor mixed with a sweet nuttiness. On the exhale it’s smoke will taste like candy and diesel, with strong shocks lemon and lime that will make you smack your lips.
The overall impression of Butterscotch as a plant is a positive one. This easy-going gal has an average flowering time of 8 to 9 weeks and will give an above average yield for well managed indoor systems. The outdoor climates should be sunny and dry for best results and users can expect an above average harvest around mid-October. The plants grow quite tall so indoor growers will want to trim heavily and early. This strain is resistant to most molds and fungi.
Butterscotch is a medical strain that has an unmatched aroma, dessert-like flavor profile, and effects that would make a seasoned veteran blush. The simplicity of the grow and availability of the seeds makes this a really worthwhile plant for newer gardeners looking to try out a new strain. Enjoy this one as a nighttime smoke for best results.