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DEA Makes Studying Cannabis Easier

  The DEA just announced it’s going to make researching terpenes and cannabis a bit easier. The DEA has been under heavy scrutiny lately following the filing of a lawsuit against the agency by researcher Dr. Sue Sissley. Sissley is a psychologist that has been investigating the potential uses of cannabis for PTSD and other…

Coalition Brewing + True Terpenes: Teaching Terpenes

A new ingredient has turned the Coalition Brewing tasting room into a classroom lately. The Portland-based brewer has launched a series of beers that feature botanically-derived terpene profiles from True Terpenes. Beer aficionados are typically an inquisitive group, always curious to discover what is responsible for a new flavor. However, Coalition Brewing’s Kiley Hoyt said…

Simple and Natural Ways to Restore Your Body

  Modern life seems busier than at any time in the past. With phones constantly buzzing, screens always flickering, and a general sense that we should always be busy, it can be hard to slow down and give our bodies and minds a chance to catch up. Rest and relaxation is a vital part of…

The Aroma of Nostalgia: How Smell Affects Memory

  You’re walking through your neighborhood when a cloud of smoke wafts out of a backyard. The smell of grilled meats and vegetables fills your nostrils, and suddenly your head is filled with memories of summer BBQs long past. Our brains and bodies work together in fascinating ways. One of those ways is how memory…

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California Regulations Leave Little Room for Business

  Let True Terpenes be your guide and flavor solution for the cannabis market* The laws and regulations in California are notoriously convoluted, especially those related to the cannabis plant. The legislative process has now created a reality where CBD from hemp is illegal for food use, while the same compounds are legal when used…

Take A Soothing Bath With Terpenes

  After a long day at the office, the gym, or even just taking care of the kids, it’s important to find ways to unwind and take care of your wellbeing. For some, they might find comfort in a favorite TV show, nestling into a couch with a good book, or hitting the town for…

7 Things You Need to Know About Terpenes

  In the cannabis industry, there is a new kid on the block. If you haven’t been around for a while, the term “terpene” may be new to you. If you have been paying attention, then you’re all about those terpenes. The aromas and flavors are great, and you love how they make you feel.…

Technophiles Discover The Benefits Of Forest Bathing

  Are you a trailblazer of technology? Do you flock to stores to order and preorder the next gadget or upcoming tech? Technophiles are those who absolutely love technology and keep it anchored in their daily lives. If this sounds like you, we want to encourage you to leave your gadgets at home, your phone…

How To Use Terpenes To Stick With Your New Year’s Resolution

  It doesn’t matter who you are, new year’s resolutions are tough. They require you to change one aspect of your life, but the effects of that change ripple through everything. You want to lose weight? Now you have to eat healthy. You want to make more money? Now you have to work more and…

Top 5 Forests To Experience Forest Bathing Around

  If you love to travel and you enjoy spending time in forests, you will want to read this list of the top five forests to visit for a unique forest bathing experience. What’s more, each of these forests have been shown to emit specific terpenes, which can add to the experience. Your forest bathing…

What Is Forest Bathing?

  For most, taking the day to wander the forest, explore a glade, or traverse the countryside has been a positive experience. It disconnects you from your daily life, and it offers a way for you to unwind and relax. But have you ever wondered why these “day trips” work so well? Forest therapy is…

How To Effectively Take A Forest Bath

  If you want to properly take a forest bath, you need to first slow down. The speed at which we live our modern lives is so much faster than that of the forest. The goal is to match your rhythm and speed to the forest, breathing in and out. Here is how you can…

Chef Sable presents a True Terpenes infused Egg Drop Soup

  This recipe is brought to you by the Cannabis Chef Union. They connect cannabis, chefs, customers and education in the US. Chef Sable, on Instagram as @Sativa_Sista brings us a terpene infused Egg Drop Soup. Her food is described as: “A fusion of southern & midwestern home style & influenced by the Far East,…

How To Integrate Forest Bathing Into Your Life

  Do you have fond memories of wandering through the forest as a child? Can you still smell the potent pine and hear the beautiful bird songs? These moments are marked with peace, and that’s not a coincidence. You encountered Shinrin-yoku, a practice that was first studied in the 1980s and utilized in ancient Japan.…

Top 5 Terpene Strain Profiles For Summer

  When summer rolls around, it’s time to have a good time. What’s more, you don’t have to rely on traditional ways of having fun. Even when you’re going out with friends or spending time on the beach, you can enhance your time with terpenes. Don’t miss out on a great time and enjoy terpenes.…

Home Fermented Yogurt with True Terpenes Zkittles Marmelade

  Home Fermented Yogurt with Zkittles Marmelade by Clay Inscoe, @theterpeneconnoisseur  Yogurt Ingredients: 1 quart milk 1T plain yogurt with active cultures (with no other ingredients added) Steps: In a pot on the stove, heat milk over medium heat until it reaches 170F, stirring occasionally. When milk reaches 170F, move the entire pot to an…

Top 5 Terpene Strain Profiles For Winter

  We’re in the middle of winter, and it can be a drag. Whether you enjoy the slopes or you love to drink warm hot chocolate while reading a fantasy novel, there is a terpene for you. At True Terpenes, we work to bring you the best terpene strains on the market. Enjoy fantastic flavors…

Terpology Tuesday: LED lights and Cannabis terpenes

  The University of Guelph is lighting the way on cannabis cultivation and terpene science with their newest study. Scientists from the University of Guelph, an agriculture college located in Canada, are studying the effects of supplemental light from below the canopy on cannabis cultivation. They looked at the bud to plant ratio, cannabinoid contents…

6 Ways Your Nose Helps You Enjoy Terpenes

Aromas are what we smell. Flavors are what we taste. Your nose is at the center of both senses. If you didn’t already know, your nose influences a majority of how you taste things. We tend to believe that our tongue is wonderful at tasting things; for the most part, it is, but your nose…

Cannabis Infused Spicy Espresso Pulled Pork Sliders with Apple Bacon ‘Slaw featuring Gelato Strain Profile by True Terpenes

Cannabis Infused Spicy Espresso Pulled Pork Sliders with Apple Bacon ‘Slaw featuring True Terpenes Gelato Strain Profile by Heather Stanley. Pork Shoulder marinated and slow cooked with a spicy espresso rub- served with a crisp Gelato apple bacon coleslaw and a spicy espresso Gelato drizzle atop sweet Hawaiian rolls. Time: 14 hours (including marinating time)…

Do You Know The Difference Between Cannabinoids and Terpenes?

Cannabinoids and terpenes have been quietly entering the consciousness of consumers over the last decade or so. Research and studies have been funded and completed over the last three decades. Cannabis in one form or another has been used for the last 10,000 years, one example reaching as far back as 8000 BC in Japan.…

Here Are The 9 Most Common Cannabinoids

As the marketplace continues to accept more products from the cannabis industry, there are more questions than there are answers. For most, the idea of cannabinoids is confusing and overwhelming. Why should someone need to know about organic chemistry to understand how the product they’re consuming affects them? The answer is they should not have…

Matt Chavez presents a True Terpenes Super Lemon Haze Cocktail

“The aromatics,” says New York Mixologist Matt Chavez, “the first thing you experience when you are having a cocktail is going to be the aromatics.” With years of experience working for one of the top 50 bars in the world, according to San Pellegrino, True Terpenes was thrilled to have Matt make some cocktails using…