One of the most popular weed strains to come from the United Kingdom is the Swiss Cheese strain. It’s also often referred to as Exodus or UK Cheese.
This common favourite has a recognizable, pungent cheese smell that is reminiscent to blue cheese. This cannabis strain also possesses unique notes of berries and spicy cheese when smoked. Its spicy and savoury flavour is a hit among many. It’s a great alternative to those who are looking for something other than fruity, sweet and herbal flavors.
Swiss Cheese is an indica dominant hybrid strain. It was originally bred by the Exodus Collective in the early 90s, and comes from inbreeding Skunk #1. The variety in the terpenes of cheese strains, like octanoic acid and methyl tert-butyl ether, allow this type of weed to have a powerful, pungent smell.
The pungent and powerful taste has a slight umami to it that many users absolutely adore.
Swiss Cheese Strain Effects
Although this strain of weed is Indica dominant and a phenotype of skunk, smokers can enjoy a very balanced high. This bud will hit quickly, and can offer a euphoric effect that is loved by many. Best of all, many users report feeling a lot more creative on this cheese strain.
In comparison to other cheese strains, UK cheese has a more potent effect
As a cheese strain, UK cheese products many THC-potent trichomes. This allows it to produce not only its euphoric effect, but a relaxing effect as well.
Swiss Cheese Medicinal Effects:
The unique terpene profile of UK cheese allows it to have many potential medicinal effects. This is one of the many cannabis strains recommended for:
- Moderate pain relief
This strain of pot is great for treating moderate pain, as it offers exceptional body numbing properties and effects.
Users also report that they do not lose their appetite on this weed. In fact, some users have even gone as far as to claim that this strain of pot can restore appetite.
This strain of weed may also be used to treat fatigue and muscle spasms.