Now that the cat’s out of the bag and the Leafly Strain of the Year for 2020 is out in the world, let’s talk about some of the weed strains that didn’t make the cut, but were on the shortlist.

These five weed strains, plus three honorable mentions, have been trending all year, and their flavor and chemical profiles reveal something about the tastes of weed smokers in 2020. 

As with picking the Strain of the Year, Leafly used a combination of data and editorial expertise to narrow down the finalists. We looked at what’s popular in stores and in different regions of the country, and how strains performed the past year. Our independent review excluded any input or influence from outside parties, as well as the Leafly sales team.

If our Strain of the…

To continue reading, visit the original article at