As a cannabis journalist with a focus on product reviews, I try a lot of weed. Some strains impress, but few excite. Weed these days has become too focused on the wrong aspects of what makes flower good: insanely high THC percentages and flashy bud structures. And these aspects seem to eclipse most everything else, resulting in something I like to call “Franken-weed” that gets you high on THC, but that’s about it. 

I’m almost never shouting from the mountaintops over a strain of flower, posting fervent Instagram stories, or handing out nugs to my snobbiest cannabis journalist friends. This has happened a handful of times in the past couple years, and the ½ ounce jar of Quest by Source Cannabis was one of those times. 

This weed struck me because it was actually…

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