Terpene Food Pairings: Picking Out the Right Strain for Your Recipes

When it comes to making cannabis-infused foods, people are starting to get hip to the nuances that can transform a haphazardly made dish that’s overwhelmed with the taste of weed into a delicious entree or dessert that utilizes cannabis as an influential ingredient, and can bring new levels of flavor to a meal.  Understanding terpenes — the aromatic compounds or essential oils found in cannabis — is the key to successfully pairing strains with ingredients that don’t try to mute or mask the taste of weed but instead help to showcase it in a way that enhances the dish.

Interested in diving into this world? We’ll start you off – get started with this quick cheat sheet of some of the most commonly-occurring terpenes.

Terpene Food Pairings: Picking Out the Right Strain for Your Recipes

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Limonene

This energizing, uplifting terpene has a distinct citrus smell and

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