Wedding Cake Strain

wedding cake strain

Just because the Wedding Cake strain is an indica-heavy hybrid strain, doesn’t mean it’ll keep you from enjoying the party, dancing, and performing the wedding night post-nuptials. The Wedding Cake strain is a highly popular cross between GSC and Cherry Pie, and the name notwithstanding, it tends to taste tangy, sour, and creamy. The Wedding Cake strain is named for its buttery flavor that packs in plenty of sweetness. Yet you will also enjoy the range of effects, which include the appropriate side effect of increased arousal. It’s the perfect strain to bring along on a honeymoon or anniversary getaway to sweeten up your time with someone special.

Its THC content ranges between 16% and 25%, and its effects are well rounded, making it a popular choice for both fun and medical purposes. Expect a harsh intake and sweet exhale.

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Wedding Cake Strain
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Each puff of Wedding Cake strain will reveal flavors like hints of spice and pepper to keep things interesting. Yet there is still plenty of sugar and vanilla mingling together for a bakery-fresh taste. Well-rounded berry and lemon flavors bring out the best of this strain with each puff. It’s definitely for connoisseurs who prefer dessert strains to fuel-flavored options.Wedding Cake features creaminess, tanginess, and sourness.


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      Wedding Cake Strain Information

      The Wedding Cake strain is one of the most popular strains of the last few years, winning multiple awards for its breeders. It is also sometimes known as Triangle Mints #23 or Pink Cookie, especially in Canada. It is primarily a mood-lifting and relaxing strain, with a 60% Indica and 40% Sativa background. The euphoria it offers increases your ability to have fun with others, especially a partner or spouse. Medical marijuana patients swear by this strain for its ability to increase their appetites while combating cramps and pain from treatments like chemotherapy. An extra high THC content that can measure 28% or higher in some samples ensures it works well even for experienced users.

      As a balanced hybrid, this strain is similar to other sweet combinations like Magic Melon. Wedding Cake offers a bakery-themed flavor profile that is popular with people who don’t like diesel or skunk-flavored strains. Taking the shape of a small Christmas tree, the bud from this strain can feature dark purple highlights and dark orange hairs. It’s distinctive enough to stand out at the counter.

      The History and Origins of the Wedding Cake Strain

      This strain is the result of hard work from Seed Junky Genetics and originated in Los Angeles. It is also well-known that the strain arises from the combination of the Girl Scout Cookies and Cherry Pie strains. It has led to offspring like Jungle Cake. It has won numerous awards as the most popular strain of the year.

      Wedding Cake Strain Effects

      Smoking wedding cake flower or eating an edible will give you the following effects. It will help in boosting social interactions and increasing arousal. Promoting a sense of relaxation and calmness that lingers. Improving your mood and appetite all at once.

      Fun 97%
      Creativity 94%
      Euphoria 90%
      Helps With
      Moodiness 98%
      Writer's Block
      Writer's Block 91%
      Productivity 91%
      Dry mouth
      Dry mouth 96%

      Wedding Cake Pairings

      Pairs With Music
      ’80s music
      ’80s music 88%
      Daft Punk
      Daft Punk 98%
      Empire of the Sun
      Empire of the Sun 95%

      ’80s music: Throw on some Michael Jackson, Abba, Elton, and Rick Astley and dance off that initial giddiness.

      Daft Punk: From disco to electronica and beyond, Daft Punk will provide a pulsing heartbeat to your high.

      Empire of the Sun: Nothing feels quite as good as the chorus of “Walking on a Dream.” Well, except maybe that chorus plus Wedding Cake.

      Pairs With Food
      Stir Fry
      Stir Fry 96%
      Lasagna 95%
      Waffles 97%

      Stir Fry: Whip out the wok and enjoy the salty, flavorful richness of stir fry with Wedding Cake to sweeten the deal.

      Lasagna: The rich, cheesy gut-love of lasagna will be matched by the calming journey of Wedding Cake.

      Waffles: Try breakfast for dinner with some maple syrup and fruit.

      Pairs With Spirits
      Gimlet 94%
      Long Island Iced Tea
      Long Island Iced Tea 97%
      Tequila Sunrise
      Tequila Sunrise 96%

      Gimlet: Gin and lime juice will wake you up and make that delayed body buzz feel that much better when it arrives.

      Long Island Iced Tea: Perfect for warm weather, this vodka cocktail goes down great with Wedding Cake.

      Tequila Sunrise: As festive and uplifting as they come, a Tequila Sunrise is a perfect companion to this strain.

      Wedding Cake Strain Terpenes & Flavor Profile

      To create a unique buttery cake flavor with hints of sour lemon, the Wedding Cake strain is predominantly rich in Limonene, Myrcene, and Camphene. Aside from these top three terpenes, there are also hints of Pinene and Humulene to keep it grounded. The Wedding Cake strain has a delicious flavor profile as mentioned above. Their terpenes are.

      Pinene 0.05%
      Myrcene 0.17%
      Ocimene 0.01%
      Camphene 0.15%
      Humulene 0.06%
      Limonene 0.17%

      Wedding Cake Strain growing info

      growing wedding cake strain

      Producing large and dense buds from this strain requires some experience with growing methods. Wedding Cake weed plants grow well in warm outdoor settings, only needing 70 degrees Fahrenheit to do well. Humidity is important for good development. Good outdoor conditions will leave it flowering around mid-October. When grown indoors, it takes about eight weeks or 60 days to flower. It’s fairly resistant to disease and pests, but watch out for stress from trimming.

      Wedding Cake strain is a great choice if you have experience growing cannabis. Wedding Cake can be grown both indoors and outdoors. Flowering time usually takes between 7-9 weeks. This this strain offers an average yield and is amazing.

      If you are new to growing here are some tips on growing the wedding cake strain.

      Growing Wedding Cake Strain Outdoors

      Make sure to use fertile soil, enough water, watch your light cycles and have the time to care for the plant.

      Growing Wedding Cake Strain Indoors

      Make sure to use proper grow lights, a grow tent if you have space and ensure that the lights are the proper height away from the plant.

      Top Five Strains Similar to Wedding Cake

      Pound Cake

      This heavy-hitting indica will put you into a state of deep relaxation, but it has a buttery taste similar to Wedding Cake.

      White Cookies

      Just as nice as cake for a white wedding, White Cookies is buttery and relaxing at once.

      Amnesia Haze

      Need even more appetite stimulation? This hazy strain will start your stomach rumbling as you search out your favorite snacks.

      Lemon Kush

       Lemon Kush is a sweet and sour explosion that leans towards the citrus side of this strain.

      Divorce Cake

      If you want a strain with an opposite theme and yet similar effects, give Divorce Cake a spin instead.

      Wedding Cake Strain Frequently Asked Questions

      How much THC in the Wedding Cake strain?

      Wedding cake has about 16% and 25% THC.

      Does the Wedding Cake Strain get you high?

      Yes, the wedding cake strain will get you high.

      Is the Wedding Cake weed strain an exotic strain?

      Wedding cake is arguable an exotic strain. What can’t be argued is its popularity. People love this strain.

      Is the Wedding Cake strain good for sleep?

      Wedding strain can help with sleep because it makes you feel euphoric. It will put you in a good mood.

      What does the Wedding Cake strain help with?

      Wedding cake helps with productivity. 

      Is the Wedding Cake strain indica or sativa?

      Wedding cake strain is a hybrid indica dominate cannabis strain.

      What is Wedding Cake Weed?

      Wedding cake weed is a popular hybrid weed strain.

      How does wedding cake weed strain taste?

      Wedding cake weed strain taste tangy, sour, and creamy.

      Where is The Wedding Cake Strain Grown?

      Seed Junky Genetics is a US grower credited with coming up with the original Wedding Cake strain. Its parentage includes Girl Scout Cookies and Cherry Pie — a flavor combo that creates unexpected deliciousness and occasionally provides a whiff of cake icing.

      Wedding Cake Summary

      The Wedding Cake strain gets you high pretty quickly, treating you to an initial period of creativity, quick thinking, and euphoric giddiness.

      After an hour or so, this bud’s high THC content and indica nature will give you a classic body high that spreads through your limbs and spine. The Wedding Cake strain is perfect at night time, parties, or for experimenting with a bit of spice in your love life.

      We highly recommend this strain for make infusions like:


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      Brooklyn native, accent-having, travel lover, wordsmith and bud enthusiast. Versed from the streets of NYC, mixed with some world influence, writer/editor and medical user extraordinaire, JJ is here to tell you like it is and guide you to the finest. Brooklyn's favorite feminine stoner, your neighborhood contributor, wrapping leaves like a bandage and bringing you along for the ride.

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