When you’re looking for a balanced, relaxing high that’ll get you just energized and focused enough to tackle your to-do list, give the Zookies strain a try.
This balanced hybrid bud (sometimes referred to as Zoo Cookies) is pretty potent, but its effects are levelheaded enough for daytime use. And although Zookies delivers the soothing body high that’s typical of a strong indica; it’s widely known for giving users a functional, creative, motivating push that’s great for staying productive.
Strain Table of Contents
Sweet and nutty like one parent strain, sour and diesel-y like the other, Zookies offers up a unique flavor bomb of:
Zookies Strain Information
Zookies is 50% indica and 50% sativa with an average THC content of 23% to 25% and almost no CBD. This strain produces a super-uplifting high that kicks off with a fast-hitting rush of mental euphoria that’ll bliss you out for hours on end.
A calming body buzz that’ll relax you from head to toe quickly follows, but it’s not so soothing that it’ll sedate you. While this bud’s indica effects are definitely pronounced, its sativa side is strong enough to keep you from sticking to your couch.
Both medical and recreational tokers turn to Zookies when they’re looking for a plant-based fix for pain, cramps, nausea, depression, stress, muscle spasms, social anxiety, and low appetite.
Zookies Strain Pairings
Wiz Khalifa, Empire of the Sun — “The Thrill”: This upbeat jam will keep you feeling stimulated and sunny even while Zookies gently soothes your physical form.
Sugar Ray — “Fly”: While you fly high on a few tokes of Zookies, crank this bouncy, alt-rock, reggae-fusion tune. Sing along. You know you know the words.
The Doors — “Light My Fire”: Play this rock classic while you light up some Zookies. Appreciate how the distinctive keyboard solos and Jim Morrison’s vocals sound soooo smooth with a brain buzz.
Cookies: If the munchies come calling after a few tokes of Zookies, reach for your favorite cookies and get snackin’.
Spicy beef satay with peanut sauce: Bring out the peppery, nutty notes in Zookies with this zesty, savory dish. Add a little sweet chili sauce for some extra zing.
Smoked paprika chicken kabobs: Perfect for an afternoon nosh alongside some Zookies, the flavors in these smoky, grilled skewers can really enhance the taste of your toke.
Nutty Irishman: Enhance the nutty, slightly buttery notes in Zookies with this smooth, creamy whiskey-based cocktail.
Espresso Martini: If you wanna stay as perked up and productive as possible while you ride your Zookies high, this cocktail should do the trick.
Negroni: Sweet, balanced, and satisfying, this classic gin-based cocktail is a lot like Zookies.
Zookies Strain Summary
Whether you’re a fan of relaxing indicas or stimulating sativas are more your style, the Zookies strain might be right up your alley. This well-balanced bud delivers the best of both worlds with its strong, soothing body high and mildly energizing, productivity-inducing effects. If you like this strain, you’ll probably also enjoy strains with similarly balanced effects like Alchemy and Booger.