Even video games are high on Terpenes

“So, uh why lavender?” our protagonist asks. “Well the guys at the lab are pretty excited, they think they have this sub-species which might have mutated monoterpenoids which produce a modified linalool that…” “That is so fascinating,” he says with an eye roll. ” “Sorry for my excitement, but it has a chemical that we…

Co-Founder Ben Cassiday speaks at CannaCon Seattle

Our very own Ben Cassiday spoke at CannaCon. Covering the topic “Cannabis Terpenes, Low volume: high impact. Not a fundamentally new idea but terpenes aren’t new, there’s still plenty to unpack though! Cassiday takes the opportunity to dive a little deeper into one of our favorite topics. Inspired by Ethan Russo’s research into the endocannabinoid…

A Quick Isolate Primer

A client recently asked us for a quick description so they could start to familiarize themselves with the scent and effects of some of our Isolates. Here’s the per Alpha Bisabolol, the major active component of Chamomile, might remind you of Grandma’s purse. Light, floral and a little bit of musk. Known to help soothe…

Yoga and Terpenes, a natural fit

  Feeling frazzled?  Overwhelmed? Pause for a moment and take a deep breath.  Inhale slowly in through your nose, hold it in for a moment, then exhale out with a long sigh.  If you’ve ever taken a yoga class, this is something you might hear the instructor say quite often. Why?  Because in order to…

The Changing Landscape of CBD in Food

  CBD, otherwise known as cannabidiol, is one of the 113 identified cannabinoids found in the cannabis and hemp plant families and accounts for up to 40% of the plant’s extract. CBD has been recently gained major interest and attraction from the public as a docile, non-psychoactive, introductory way to enjoy the holistic benefits of…

Our letter to the OLCC regarding the Vape Ban

To the OLCC,   We want to begin by thanking you for taking the time to review the materials and allowing True Terpenes and the industry an opportunity to explain some ways that we believe we could work together to begin to address some of the issues that have been developing in the vape market.…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Matt Chavez presents a True Terpenes Goji OG Cocktail

  In past articles, we’ve delved into some amazing berries. That includes when we offered up some interesting facts about cranberry terpenes. This time around, New York City mixologist Matt Chavez showed us how goji berry terpenes can go into a cocktail recipe. Using our Goji OG terpene profile, the 2016 and 2017 Most Imaginative…

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,…

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.…

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…

Forest for the Trees: Mike Reeves of LTRMN

  Mike Reeves of LTRMN speaks to Forest for the Trees about the guiding mission of his brand, how to build an industry leading business and what inspires him. LTRMN is a Portland,Oregon based brand house operating in the cannabis market. They’re one of the largest sellers of prerolls in the nation and are also…

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…

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…

Black Lime Strain Profile

Looking to buy terpenes online? Still considering which brand to trust? True Terpenes is a leader in precision botanical terpene blends. We take our terpenes seriously. Also, we certify our terpene products natural, organic, non-GMO, and food-grade to give you the most potent and best experience on the market. You can find the certificates for…