You’ll find Dutch Treat on many coffee shop menus in Amsterdam, but this strain is popular in the U.S. and Canada alike. Expect an easygoing, Indica-dominant high from this Hybrid.
A cross between to real heavy hitters, Dutch Treat is an Indica-dominant Hybrid from the West Coast. A cross between Northern Lights and Haze, this herb earned a top 3 finish in the 2012 Southern California Cannabis Cup thanks to its delightful flavors and relaxing high. Also known as Dutch Crunch, this flower can express THC content anywhere between 18-25% on average, with CBD levels hovering around the 1% mark.
Dutch Treat Experience
Dutch Treat may be popular in Amsterdam coffee shops, but rumor has it this strain originated in Vancouver, British Columbia. Whether or not that’s true, this strain is fairly popular around Europe, Canada, and the United States alike.
An all-around great Hybrid, it’s difficult not to like this easygoing Indica-dominant herb. Though this strain is sedative, you probably won’t feel glued to the couch. In fact, many patients find this strain effective for combatting fatigue as well as insomnia.
Dutch Treat’s happy, euphoric, and mood-lifting qualities may be responsible for these contradictory claims. Marijuana enthusiasts are likely to experience a gentle mental uplift with significant heavy-body effects. Dutch Treat is a great strain for a lazy day at home or with friends. In fact, many find that Dutch Treat can be a bit talkative, amplifying happiness and stimulating a relaxed euphoria that makes it easy to enjoy conversation with others.
The creative nature of the strain makes this flower a solid choice for artistic types. In low doses, Dutch Treat can provide some afternoon or evening inspiration for painting, writing, crafts, music making, and more. The effects of this flower often kick in just minutes after consumption, meaning that it’s one fast-acting bud.
However, new consumers may want to go slow with this bud. The strain produces an average of anywhere between 16 and 25 percent THC, but it’s been known to reach up to 30 percent. With levels like these, it can provide a powerful experience to even veteran cannabis consumers.
Traits of Dutch Treat and Dutch Treat Seeds
The aroma of Dutch Treat provides the first hint about the herb’s potency. This sticky, chunky weed announces itself as soon as it enters the room. Blueberries and sharp pine will draw marijuana enthusiasts in, while cannabis connoisseurs will appreciate the sweet candy undertones.
These same sweet and pine tones carry over to this herbs flavor profile. On the exhale, this flower reveals a hidden sandalwood taste that will cling to the palate, but never outlast its welcome.
Medical Benefits of Dutch Treat
This strain, while not packing an overpowering punch, can offer medical marijuana patients a flavorful remedy for their ailments.
- Patients with chronic pain conditions, including arthritis, migraine, and neuropathic pain, tend to enjoy this Hybrid, especially in the evening
- Anyone suffering from chronic stress, PTSD, depression, or ADD/ADHD may find relief with this flower as well
- When consumed in larger quantities, this flower can be an effective way to combat the effects of insomnia, lulling medical marijuana patients into a deep an restful sleep
- It’s also a great appetite stimulator for those struggling with nausea, eating disroders, and general appetite loss