Black Diamond Strain — Truly A Rare Gem

The Black Diamond strain, also known as Black Diamond Kush or Black Diamond OG, is a rare, indica-dominant hybrid with highly medicinal effects. While this bud is known for delivering powerful pain relief and physical relaxation, it’s also great for getting your giggle on whether you’re chillin’ at home solo or burning down with your best friends.

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Black Diamond Strain
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The Black Diamond strain offers up a smooth blend of sweet, fruity, and herbal flavors that taste like:


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      Black Diamond Strain Information

      Black Diamond is 70% indica and 30% sativa with an average THC content of 18% to 24% and virtually zero CBD. This strain will make you feel like you’re wrapped up in a cozy cocoon, but its effects are surprisingly interactive even though it leans heavily indica.

      Black Diamond is widely known for making everything seem light and fun, and it’s not uncommon for even experienced tokers to fall into random fits of giggles after enjoying this strain. Whether you’re looking for powerful pain relief or a plant-based fix for depression, anxiety, mood swings, nausea, loss of appetite, and stress, this rare gem of a strain is a solid choice.

      Strain Effects

      Relaxed 85%
      Giggly 73%
      Hungry 76%
      Helps With
      Pain 73%
      Stress 77%
      Depression 65%
      Dry mouth
      Dry mouth 24%
      Dry eyes
      Dry eyes 36%

      Black Diamond Strain Pairings

      Pairs With Music
      The Lonely Island, Justin Timberlake — “Motherlover”
      The Lonely Island, Justin Timberlake — “Motherlover” 86%
      Bobby McFerrin — “Don’t Worry Be Happy”
      Bobby McFerrin — “Don’t Worry Be Happy” 79%
      Gorillaz — “Feel Good Inc.”
      Gorillaz — “Feel Good Inc.” 69%

      The Lonely Island, Justin Timberlake — “Motherlover”: After your Black Diamond buzz sets in, this ridiculous jam will help you get your giggle on.

      Bobby McFerrin — “Don’t Worry Be Happy”: A few puffs of Black Diamond will definitely lift your spirits, and when you bop along to this classic reggae tune, you won’t have a care in the world.

      Gorillaz — “Feel Good Inc.”: When your carefree Black Diamond high sets in, you’ll be primed and ready to groove along to this feel-good jam.

      Pairs With Food
      Pizza 76%
      Blackberry brie grilled cheese
      Blackberry brie grilled cheese 75%
      Pesto pasta and parmesan chicken
      Pesto pasta and parmesan chicken 69%

      Pizza: Like Black Diamond, pizza is pretty much synonymous with happiness. Plus, it happens to be the ultimate satisfying snack when the munchies hit.

      Blackberry brie grilled cheese: Bring out Black Diamond’s berry and earthy notes with this unique take on the classic stoner food. It might sound odd, but it’s surprisingly tasty.

      Pesto pasta and parmesan chicken: Herbaceous pesto and crispy parmesan chicken taste amazing, while Black Diamond’s earthy and herbal notes linger on your tongue. Feel-good food for a feel-good time.

      Pairs With Spirits
      Black Diamond
      Black Diamond 66%
      Floradora 77%
      Pinot noir
      Pinot noir 64%

      Black Diamond: Yep, it’s really a cocktail. This rum, creme de cacao, and espresso concoction will help keep your energy levels up when Black Diamond’s indica effects kick in.

      Floradora: This gin-based cocktail’s herbal notes and hints of raspberry really help bring out the berry and earthy notes in Black Diamond.

      Pinot noir: With its cherry, berry, earthy, and oaky notes, this dry red is a great complement for Black Diamond’s flavor profile and soothing effects.

      Where The Black Diamond Strain Is Grown

      Black Diamond originated in Northern California as a cross between Blackberry and Diamond OG. No one really knows who first bred the strain.

      Black Diamond Strain Summary

      If you wanna relax and get giggly, the Black Diamond strain will definitely get you where you’re looking to go. This strain is pretty scarce, so if you can’t find it, you’ll probably also like strains with similar effects like Bootlegger and Blackberry Trainwreck.

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      JJ Smoak

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