Kosher Kush

THC: 26.16% CBD: 0.1% Nighttime

Taste & Smell


Pairs Well With

About this Indica Strain

The award-winning cannabis strain Kosher Kush took the High Times Medical Cannabis Cup in 2012 as well as the High Times Indica Cup of both 2011 and 2010. It was the first commercial strain to be blessed by a Rabbi, which has led some consumers to believe Kosher Kush brings improved bliss and enlightenment.

The effects of Kosher Kush are reported by users to be strong so novice consumers should take heed. Those who have tried this strain say it’s known to powerfully sedate. The cerebral effects will allow the mind to calm from racing thoughts for which consumers have reported alleviation from insomnia brought on by anxiety or stress. Kosher Kush is also reported to help numb the body of aches and pains from head to toe, sometimes creating a body buzz or body thrum. Smoke this strain in the evening, as many of its users say it’s nearly impossible to get anything done while consuming.

Though its origins can be traced to California, its genetics remain a mystery. Many consumers believe that one of its parents is OG Kush. It was once named Jew Gold, but as it became popular, the name was changed to Kosher Kush to avoid being offensive.

The scent of Kosher Kush is quite earthy, intensifying as its buds are broken up. Its taste is also pleasantly earthy with undertones of pine in its aftertaste. A well-cultivated batch will render dense, dark green nugs with a light dusting of resinous trichomes.

THC content of Kosher Kush averages in the mid-teens but has been known to reach as high as 26%. Dominant terpenes found in this strain are Beta Myrcene, Limonene, and Linalool.

Lab Data

Cannabinoid Lab Data
Cannabinoid Amount
THC: 26.16%
CBD: 0.1%
CBN: <0.1%
THC-A: 31.5%
THCV: <0.1%
Δ8-THC: <0.1%
CBDV: <0.1%
CBD-A: 0.1%
CBC: 0.2%
CBG-A: 1.2%
Terpene Lab Data
Terpene Amount
Beta Myrcene: 0.438%
Limonene: 0.324%
Linalool: 0.3%
Beta Caryophyllene: 0.215%
Alpha Humulene: 0.09%
Alpha Pinene: 0.09%
Terpinolene: 0.03%

Genetic Lineage

Kosher Kush - Indica Cannabis Strain
Indica Kosher Kush
OG Kush - Hybrid Cannabis Strain
Hybrid OG Kush
Hindu Kush - Indica Cannabis Strain
Indica Hindu Kush
Hytiva Cannabis Strain Placeholder
Hybrid Lemon Thai
Hawaiian - Sativa Cannabis Strain
Sativa Hawaiian
Hytiva Cannabis Strain Placeholder
Sativa Thai
Thai Origin
Chemdawg - Sativa Cannabis Strain
Sativa Chemdawg
Nepalese Origin
Thai Origin

Frequently Asked Questions About Kosher Kush

What is Kosher Kush?

Kosher Kush is a multiple award-winning indica strain. It was the first commercial strain to be blessed by a Rabbi which gave it an almost spiritual reputation for helping others find enlightenment.

Where does Kosher Kush come from?

Kosher Kush is a pure indica strain however some have argued that one of its parents is OG Kush.

What does Kosher Kush smell like?

Kosher Kush has a very rich damp earth scent that only intensifies as its broken apart. It has a slight pine and spicy undertone.

What does Kosher Kush taste like?

Kosher Kush much like its smell follows in taste. It has a pleasant flavor of earth and blended soil. Its aftertaste leaves you with a very subtle spice that gives Kosher Kush a very distinct flavor profile.

What color does Kosher Kush have?

Kosher Kush has darker green buds and thin red pistils. Its light coating of amber trichromes make it appear dusty and dull its colors down.

What effects does Kosher Kush have?

Kosher Kush has powerful indica effects that gradually build. Consumers warn that it is not a strain for newbies as it straight up might be too much for them to handle. Users say that as its effects are felt in the body and mind they are drained of any stress, anxiety or tension they might have. They have also said it aids with chronic pain and injuries as like oil is for an engine, it lubricates their joints and allows them to move pain-free. Fans of Kosher Kush mention that it is best enjoyed when nothing else needs done during the day as this strain should be best enjoyed as an escape from the troubles of the day and will help give you a beautiful, restful deep sleep.

Is Kosher Kush an Indica, Sativa or Hybrid?

Kosher Kush is an indica