Mandarin Cookies From The Gentle Herb – 8.25/10


  • pineapple
  • sweet
  • tiny bit of kush nasal pinch
  • smells like cooked pineapple – like spot on


  • looser/shaggier looking buds
  • manicure seems ok for fluffy weed
  • mostly a lighter green – almost has an overall brownish-yellow hue to it w/ some darker green leaves here & there & orangey/brown stigmas
  • no sparkle at all – very minimal trichome appearance (to the naked eye) – they are extremely photogenic however
  • fairly dry w/ hints of stickiness


  • RAW single wide paper w/ smaller filter tip used
  • busted up fairly chunky w/ little thick pieces of stem
  • rolled very easily – stem bits did not cause issues
  • formed a nice tight stick of weed to roll around
  • ash is lighter medium grey – very soft texture


  • bitter lemon
  • piney & oakey
  • citrus – somewhat limey
  • getting sweet about 1/2 way in
  • has a creaminess closer to the end
  • not in your face sour citrus, more sweet creamy citrus taste


  • noticed it about 1/2 to 3/4 of the way into the J
  • gives a happy/bubble feeling
  • can feel some thickness in the neck area
  • more of a head buzz – not floaty but really nice feeling
  • lasts over 2hrs

Reviewed July 8, 2020

Sweet citrus and diesel flavors come together in this strain, a breeding project from Ethos in Colorado. Crossing Forum Cut Cookies with Mandarin Sunset, Mandarin Cookies’ tasty terpene profile has won multiple concentrate awards. The high is sedate and calming, making this strain a great choice for an after-dinner dessert with friends that doesn’t glue you to the couch.

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