THE RUNTZ OG STRAIN
Runtz, also known as “Runtz OG,” is a rare hybrid marijuana strain by Cookies. It’s made by crossing Zkittlez with Gelato and is loved for its incredibly fruity flavor profile that smells just like a bag of the sugary candy we all know and love. Because of the rising popularity of this strain, it’s no surprise Runtz was named Leafly Strain of the Year in 2020. Growers say this strain has resin-drenched buds that range in color from rich purple to lime green. Runtz is celebrated for its creamy smoke that is smooth and welcoming. This strain produces euphoric and uplifting effects that are known to be long-lasting.
Runtz review: Flavor, smell, appearance
Runtz has a unique profile that leans heavily into the sugary candy of its namesake.
For all those who can remember buying boxes of Runtz and bringing them into the movie theater with your drink and popcorn, this strain is for you.
Many users describe the taste of this strain as simply delicious. People have described the taste as tropical with a hint of creamy, earthy notes blended in and a smooth sugary aftertaste.
The smell as well is reported as being very fruity and aromatic, a combination of refreshing berries and smooth pineapple. It’s like smelling sweet candy.
Runtz is distinctive for the vibrant coloring that can be found in its buds. When dried and cured correctly, everything from vivid blues, purples and dark greens to bright oranges has been spotted.
Mind and body effects of Runtz
While everyone reacts to cannabis and various strains differently, most users report a euphoric, calming feeling followed by a peaceful and sleepy lull.
The body high is intense and often leads to deep, restful sleep. Runtz has a way of uplifting the spirits and causing feelings of happiness.
The high starts strong, melting any stress or discomfort away, but then slowly tapers off leaving you relaxed and content.
Possible medical benefits of Runtz
Runtz has many potential medical benefits. This strain is a great strain to use for therapeutic reasons due to its pain-relieving and anti-inflammatory properties.
Additionally, some medical users report that this strain is great for relieving stress, alleviating depression, PTSD, and mood disorders.
Some users have seen positive benefits using Runtz to treat insomnia, appetite loss, and nausea as well.
As always, it’s important to consult with your doctor before using any strain for medical purposes.