Big Buddha Cheese

THC: 13-18% CBD: <1% Nighttime

Taste & Smell


Pairs Well With

About this Hybrid Strain

The balanced hybrid dubbed Big Buddha Cheese won the High Times Cannabis Cup in 2006. It’s no wonder. When you catch the scent of this bud, you may find it emits a cheesy, earthen scent and offer flavor that’s similar and even more noticeable on the exhale.

Effects can be meditative according to reviewers. Upon consumption of this strain, focus may become challenging, and philosophical thoughts may be provoked until sleepiness descends, according to some consumers. Some have used this strain to help lessen chronic pain while others enjoy Big Buddha Cheese to help treat insomnia.

Lab Data

Cannabinoid Lab Data
Cannabinoid Amount
THC: 13-18%
CBD: <1%


The parent strains of Big Buddha Cheese are a mix of the indica Afghani and hybrid UK Cheese. It’s believed to have first blossomed in the UK when a British underground cannabis culture emerged years ago.

Genetic Lineage

Frequently Asked Questions About Big Buddha Cheese

What is Big Buddha Cheese?

Big Buddha Cheese is an award-winning balanced hybrid strain known for its distinct cheesy aroma.

Where does Big Buddha Cheese come from?

Big Buddha Cheese is a cross of Afghani and UK Cheese.

What does Big Buddha Cheese smell like?

Big Buddha Cheese has a strong and pungent cheese-like aroma. It exudes a fragrance reminiscent of aged, funky cheese with hints of earthiness and skunkiness.

What does Big Buddha Cheese taste like?

Big Buddha Cheese has a taste that mirrors its aroma, with a pronounced cheesy taste. It combines savory and earthy flavors, often with a slight sweetness or spiciness.

What color does Big Buddha Cheese have?

Big Buddha Cheese's buds come in darker shades of green with orange or rust-colored pistils. The flowers are dense, chunky, and covered in a thick layer of white trichomes.

What effects does Big Buddha Cheese have?

Big Buddha Cheese is known for its relaxing and blissful effects. Many have shared they develop a sense of calm and euphoria that promotes relaxation. Others have also said it puts them in a clear-headed mental state. Some individuals may find it helpful for managing stress and anxiety.

Is Big Buddha Cheese an Indica, Sativa, or Hybrid?

Big Buddha Cheese is an evenly-balanced hybrid strain.