Blackbird’s Holiday Gift Guide

Written by BlackbirdGo November 24, 2021
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Navigating weed can be challenging on its own, but pair it with holiday chaos and it may feel daunting to find the right gift for your fellow stoners. Have no fear! Blackbird is here to guide you along your journey. For your convenience, we put together a shoppers guide that outlines products available for purchase right now on BlackbirdGo.com. Whether you’re shopping for yourself or others, our guide can point you in the right direction so you can have the happiest of holidays.

Buying weed on a budget? Anyone can be a smart shopper if they know how and where to look for the best deals. Our handy check-list outlines how to find the :

  • Check which of your local dispensaries are offering seasonal discounts.
  • Visit BlackbirdGo.com to see which dispensaries near you are currently offering deals.
  • Make a list of deals and products to snag and where to find them.
  • Keep track of your beloved products by favoriting them on BlackbirdGo.
  • Make time to visit the store. If you’re planning to go to the dispensary in-person, plan your trip accordingly and make sure you don’t have prior engagements in case you go on a holiday or weekend.
  • Or, order online with BlackbirdGo.com to beat the line.
  • Bring cash. Cashless? No worries! You can pay ahead of time onBlackbirdGo with Aeropay if you place an order for pick-up or delivery.

Who doesn't love receiving flowers for Christmas? These flowers don't die, and they're great to share with friends. Take the edge off someone's holiday season with a pungent pack of buds, dope, flowers, or whatever you call them. This particular season calls for warm, relaxing highs that put everyone in a good mood. Put a pause on the chaos with one (or all) of our top ten flower picks for you and friends to try.

City Slicker (Kind Tree)

A hybrid staple in the Bay Area, City Slicker is a must-have for cannabis users with a finer palette. It gives users a creative, energetic buzz that soothes anxiety, depression, fatigue, and muscle spasms. Myrcene, limonene, and linalool terpenes combine in this flower to produce its calming effects.

Jack Herer (Humboldt Farms)

Jack Herer is a sativa-dominant hybrid strain that gets its namesake from the cannabis activist and author of The Emperor Wears No Clothes. Jack Herer is famous for its energizing but mind-clearing effects. Many shoppers recommend this flower for daytime use. It can treat stress, anxiety, migraines, and body aches. Limonene, phellandrene, and caryophyllene provide Jack Herer’s citrusy, refreshing, and peppery taste.

Cherry Glaze (Lowell Herb Co.)

The sweet flavor of cherry and cake batter come together in Lowell Herb Co.’s indica strain, Cherry Glaze. With Grand Daddy Purple in its lineage, Cherry Glaze follows GDP’s legacy by relieving its users from stress, pain, insomnia and muscle spasms. Beta-Caryophyllene, myrcene, and limonene create Cherry Glaze’s sweetly comforting effects and nostalgic flavor.

Cakewalk (King’s Garden)

It’s not called Cakewalk for nothing. The indica-dominant hybrid Cakewalk delivers a calm and restful high that’s perfect after long days. Users report feeling a delightful body high and use Cakewalk to relieve chronic pain, stress, depression, and muscle spasms. Cakewalk contains the terpenes humulene, myrcene, pinene, and pulegone which gives it its sweet, nutty, and earthy flavors.

Wedding Cake (Seed & Smith)

The hybrid most experienced users swear by. Wedding Cake is the famous love child of Girl Scout Cookies and Cherry Pie, and its side effects follow suit. Wedding Cake can throw a wild card of effects depending on the individual user, so first-timers should be cautious when trying this. The following terpenes give Wedding Cake its herbal and citrusy aroma: myrcene, valencene, linalool, camphene, and caryophyllene.

Super Sour Lemon (Veritas Fine Cannabis)

Sativa takes center stage in the hybrid Super Sour Lemon strain. This cross between California Sour and Lemon OG gives users an invigorating and creative high. Super Sour Lemon is great to gift to regular users who suffer from depression, stress, chronic pain and fatigue. Terpenes myrcene, limonene, and terpinolene produce Super Sour Lemon’s zesty, uplifting aroma.

Pootie Tang (Grassroots)

For an energetic high that carries throughout the day, pick up Pootie Tang for a midday pick me up. Pootie Tang is a sativa-dominant hybrid strain made from LA Kush and Tang Tang. Shoppers report Pootie Tang to be earthy, hashy, and, of course, tangy. 

Gary Payton (Cookies)

Named after the legendary Seattle SuperSonics and Hall of Fame player Gary Payton, Gary Payton by Cookies is a rare hybrid strain fit for experienced users. It can elevate creativity, energy, and focus while delivering a small case of the giggles. Gary Payton can be used to treat headaches, chronic stress, anxiety, depression, and ADD or ADHD. Its spicy sweetness derives from b-caryophyllene, linalool, and a-humulene.

Durban Poison (Old Pal)

Durban Poison is one of the famous landrace strains, meaning it’s one of the OG strains. Durban Poison is a pure form of sativa that comes from the South African port city of Durban. Users report feeling energetic and more creative and productive on a busy day. Its dominant terpene terpinolene provides its sweet and earthy smell alongside myrcene and ocimene.

Garlic Road (Seed & Smith)

Garlic Road is a path to relief worth taking. Garlic Road is a cross between Sour Garlic Cookies (AKA Sour GMO Cookies) and I-95. Garlic Road is loaded with garlicky flavor but a sweet, floral aroma takes over. Garlic Road is an indica-dominant hybrid much like its parent Sour Garlic Cookies. Many shoppers use this strain to alleviate chronic pain, depression, and nausea. Garlic Road provides users with a relaxing and euphoric high.

Pre-rolls make the perfect gifts for stoners and weed novices alike. They make great stocking stuffers and their size make them a must-have at family get-togethers. As we've discussed before, there are many pros and cons to Pre-rolls. First they make an easy way to try new strains and brands without too much commitment. They are also discreet, making them good for hikes, evening walks, or roasting chestnuts on an open fire. Here are some of the season's best Pre-rolls available for delivery + pickup right here on BlackbirdGo.com

Snowman x LemonChello Pre-roll (Cookies)

You know what they say about yellow snow, right? That rule doesn’t apply here. Cookies brings together earthy, vanilla spiced Snowman with energetic Lemonchello to create a potent hybrid experience. Available mostly in California, the Snowman x LemonChello Pre-roll is worth trying for its interesting aromas and uplifting but relaxing effects.

Tropical Sunset Infused Pre-roll (Creme Genetics)

Infused pre-rolls are typically the way to go if you’re looking for a premium product but trying to save a few bucks. In California, Crème Genetics’s Tropical Sunset pre-rolls are indica-dominant and packed with a healthy dose of oil and kief. Know someone who needs an extra good night’s sleep? Include this pre-roll into their stocking stuffer for a quick trip to Cloud 9.

Goldfinger Pineapple Infused Pre-roll (House of Cultivar)

If you’re in Washington, a euphoric high is just a pick-up or delivery order away. House of Cultivar’s Goldfinger Pineapple is available only in Washington, but it’s worth the trip. The Goldfinger Pineapple Infused Pre-roll burns clean and even while providing a heavy yet cozy high. Gift this snack of a pre-roll to someone who could use a night in or a day of self-care.

Wake Up Sativa Pre-roll Pack (Lowell Herb Co.)

Lowell Herb Co. wants to start your day off right with their Wake Up Sativa Pre-roll Pack. A healthy blend of citrus, pepper, and diesel combine to produce an uplifting and energetic buzz. Additionally, these pre-rolls are smaller in size which are great for quick puffs on-the-go (on the way to the LAX airport, perhaps?). Bonus: matches and a built-in strike pad are included!

Mob Boss Pre-roll Pack (Seed & Smith)

The mob boss is taking over Colorado. Seed & Smith are giving a new meaning to “mob boss” with their Mob Boss Pre-roll Pack. This sativa-dominant hybrid is fit for morning smokers who want to stay productive throughout the day. 

Stay Mini Dogs Pre-rolls Pack (Dogwalkers)

Measured level of potency. Maximum degree of flexibility. Dog-approved. Need we say more? Dogwalkers make pre-rolls with a purpose. Every purchase of Dogwalkers products directly support animals in need in states where Dogwalkers are sold. Buy Dogwalkers Mini Pre-roll Packs for your dog-loving friends so they can enjoy time more with their furry bud on long walks or on the couch.

Do Si Dos Pre-Ground Rolling Pack (Old Pal)

If you know someone new to weed, welcome them warmly with their very own pre-ground rolling pack! Old Pal is all about accessibility, affordability, and abundancy. Old Pal supplies its rolling packs with a pack of rolling papers made with unbleached hemp, crutches, and a half ounce of weed. Pick up Old Pal while you’re in Nevada or California and enjoy it with old pals and new ones this holiday season.

Elevate Joysticks Pre-roll Pack (Green Revolution)

No one deserves aches and pains throughout the most wonderful time of the year. Give the gift of pain-relief and euphoria in a neat, little pre-roll. The Pina Colada Infused Pre-roll by the Seattle Marijuana Company is a sativa-dominant strain known for its happy effects. Users report that this strain can help relax the body, treat inflammation, and inspire laughter. If you like piña coladas and getting caught in the rain, this Pina Colada Infused Pre-roll will help you escape.

Chemdawg Pre-roll (High Totem)

For more experienced users, we recommend Chemdawg Pre-rolls from High Totem. Chemdawg tends to be very potent and pungent. This isn’t a pre-roll you can hide just anywhere. High Totem grows their weed in the beautiful landscape of Humboldt County, CA. Thus, they produce high quality products that won’t disappoint. If you know someone who likes a cerebral high and a heavy body high, High Totem’s Chemdawg Pre-rolls are a great pick.

 Dosi Face Pre-roll (Self Made)

Got an outdoorsy friend who frequents trips where evergreens grow? Dosi Face from Self Made in Oregon sounds perfect for them. Dosi Face is a powerful indica-dominant hybrid that gives users a deep body high. Dosi Face contains relaxing terpenes such as limonene, beta caryophyllene, and linalool. Self Made is a cannabis company based in Oregon with a trio of farms that sits in Applegate Valley. Taste the spirit of the PNW in a classic pre-roll.

No gift is quite complete without an edible addition. Cannabis-infused edibles can come in various shapes, sizes, flavors, and strengths which makes for a fun gifting experience. Maybe mom’s not sure how to start consuming cannabis— give her a pack of gummies to help take the edge off. Is your partner a pro-cannabis sweet-tooth? Make their holidays even brighter this year with one of our top selection of edibles.

Gold Dark Chocolate Bar (Glacé) - CA

For the classy friend or mom, this bar is for them. Glacé’s signature Gold Bars are made with gourmet chocolate that don’t smell or taste like cannabis. The Gold Dark Chocolate Bar contains 500 mg of THC and can be broken into ten equal servings of 50 mg doses.

Taste of Tea Box (Kikoko)

What better way to introduce smoke-less cannabis into someone’s life than to give them Kikoko’s Taste of Tea Box! Kikoko crafts unique, cannabis-infused herbal teas that can soothe insomnia, stress, chronic pain, anxiety, and even low libido. The Taste of Tea Box comes with four pouches of Kikoko tea in a cute tin box for safekeeping.

Sugar Free Dark Chocolate Bar (OMG THC)

OMG THC understands very well that the cannabis market tends to ignore niche shoppers like those who are vegan or diabetic. OMG THC changes the game by offering sugar-free versions of their chocolate bars with the same high-quality THC they use in all of their cannabis products.

Crispy Kraken Milk Chocolate Bar (Dixie)

A classic candy bar with a unique twist. Dixie’s Crispy Kraken Milk Chocolate Bar sparks nostalgia in every bite. Each bar contains 100 mg of THC with 8 mg of THC per piece. Dixie produces cannabis-infused products including balms, bath soaks, tinctures, truffles and more.

Couch Potatoes (Journeyman) - WA

Couch potatoes, meet your maker. Journeyman’s Couch Potatoes take on a whole new level of “you are what you eat” with its cannabis-infused, potato chip-loaded chocolates. Couch Potatoes are guaranteed to leave users glued to the couch.

Strawberry Pineapple Fruit Jellies (June’s Edibles)

Vegan, gluten free, juicy, tart... what’s not to love? June’s sweet and savory snacks are made with premium ingredients and THC. Its nostalgic packaging reminds us of the artisanal snack section present in every Home Goods.

Orange Chocolate Bar (Incredibles)

Orange and chocolate will never be the same thanks to Incredibles’ Orange Chocolate Bar. The bar is made with luxurious dark chocolate, tangerine oil, bits of real orange, and rich THC.

Blood Orange Cardamom Social Tonic 6 Pack (Cann)

When wine and beer are off the menu, Cann is the perfect substitute that still gives its drinkers a buzz without the hangover. The Blood Orange Cardamom Social Tonic is micro dosed with THC and CBD that produces a refreshing high within 10-15 minutes. Bring Cann to your next party or gathering.

Irish Mint Chocolate Bar (Kiva Confections)

Is it really the holiday season if mint and chocolate aren’t included? Absolutely not. Kiva Confections blends their creamy milk chocolate, honey, mint, and a bit of Irish whiskey flavor to create a bar that’s just as good as what you can get in your local pub.

Pear THC/CBG Gummies (Wyld)

Restoration is much easier to achieve thanks to Wyld’s Pear THC/CBG. These gummies are made with real fruit and each carry 10 mg of THC and CBG. CBG is used to combat pain and can be used to treat different GI issues.

Concentrates are for the more advanced cannabis user. A good rule of thumb is that if they're newer to cannabis or have not explicitly mentioned cannabis concentrates before, you might want to ask before stocking up on some of these. Cannabis concentrates are available in several different styles with different concentrations of terpenes and cannabinoids. A lot of the differences between concentrates comes down to preference, but here's some of the top selling cannabis concentrates available on BlackbirdGo.com.

District Cookies Rosin (Strane)

Cookies? In a concentrate? District Cookies are also known as Peyote Cookies, both of which are entirely inedible. However, District Cookies carries a pungent citrus smell with a spicy finish that’s irresistible.

Strawberry Banana Live Resin Diamond Sauce (Moxie)

What’s in the sauce? Only top-shelf cannabis flowers, never dried or cured! Moxie’s Strawberry Banana Live Resin Diamond Sauce may be a mouthful, but the experience is quite elevating. Strawberry Banana leaves its users feeling relaxed, happy, and energetic. Sweeter than a strawberry banana smoothie on a summer’s day. Order Strawberry Banana Live Resin Diamond Sauce while you’re in California.

Royal Flush (Shaman Extracts)

A truly “fire” strain, indeed. Royal Flush is a hybrid strain that gives its users an uplifting feeling with earthy and woody aromas. Expect a euphoric high that, quite literally, flushes throughout the body. If you’re in the LA-area, you’re in luck! Pick up Royal Flush for the ultimate cannabis experience.

Entrance to Narnia (Kush Masters Extract)

The Lion, the Witch, and the... Shatter? An iconic trio. You'll surely be seeing more than just Mr. Tumnus when you take a hit of Kush Masters Extracts' shatter. Kush Masters Extracts are born and bred in Boulder, Colorado since 2016. The secret ingredient? Straight up science.

Mandarin Mint Budder (Cannabiotix)

It's as refreshing as it sounds! Cannabiotix blends Thin Mint Cookies and Orange Crush to create a smooth citrus flavor and peppery, minty finish. This works especially well with users who are prone to anxiety and pain. Despite being a concentrate, Mandarin Mint Budder won't leave you gridlocked to the couch. Its users will feel relaxed but still able to carry out the day.

GG #4 Sugar (Matrix)

A concentrate must-have if you're a fan of GG4. GG4, AKA Gorilla Glue #4, is a hybrid strain that provides users a hefty serving of euphoria and relaxation. This chunky resin is a great vessel for this pungent strain.

Super Lemon Haze Live Resin (Rythm)

Super Lemon Haze is an underrated sativa for the sole reason that it's great for people with anxiety who want to try a sativa. Super Lemon Haze Resin by Rythm encapsulates the ultra lemon flavor the strain is known for. Pick this up for your next holiday party or a friend who needs a pick-me-up!

Space Monkey Sugar (Double Bear Concentrates)

Monkeys in space always sound like a fun time. Space Monkey is an indica-dominant hybrid strain that derives from Gorilla Glue. Much like its primate parent, Space Monkey is pungent and a little funky with a touch of sweetness. Users love this product for its calming body high, aches, and stress.

Cake Boss Sauce (Cali Select)

The boss did not come to play. Cake Boss is an indica-dominant hybrid, a Sonoma County native, and a child of Wedding Cake. Cake Boss grants its users a relaxing wave that treats stress, aches, and the occasional discomfort. Similar to Wedding Cake, Cake Boss has a sweet vanilla flavor that meets pine and berry towards the end.

Funkin' Amazing Sauce (Raw Garden)

Please tell us you hear Gordon Ramsey's voice saying, "The most AMAZING sauce..." when you read Funkin' Amazing Sauce. Raw Garden's products contain 100% cannabis and 0% junk. The proof is in the pudding-- 75.97% THC is present in this little package. Funkin' Amazing is indica-dominant, so it's best used just before bedtime to experience a blissful night.

Tinctures are another cannabis gift that come in a variety of styles and concentrations. Headed toward a health & wellness application of cannabis, tinctures are a great gift for the cannacurious on your shopping list. Tinctures are often dispensed in ratios with CBD which provide myriad benefits and positive effects for its users. Your body absorbs tinctures more easily than it absorbs cannabis edibles resulting in a high you can feel faster and dose more precisely than cannabis edibles. 

Rescue Drops (Dr. Solomon's)

When a winter flare-up begins, relief is just a drop away. Dr. Solomon's Rescue Drops are formulated with coconut oil to allow easy dosing and absorption in the body. Lemon and orange essential oils are also present to provide a range of benefits for users. Dr. Solomon's Rescue Drops are only available in Philadelphia, but you may find Dr. Solomon's other products at a dispensary near you.

Hope No. 2 CBD/THC Tincture (Ilera)

Hope can come in a bottle! When peace isn't an option, Ilera's Hope No. 2 CBD/THC Tincture will gladly take on the chaos. Hope No. 2 is calming as it is impactful for users looking for balance. This product contains hybrid-learning terpenes, meaning that it can be both sedating and elevating. Share some Hope with the ones you love who could benefit from it most.

CBD Endurance Elixir (Canna Hemp)

For an athlete, pushing your body to the limit means pain is unavoidable. Canna Hemp is delivering fast relief for athletes and busy bodies who need to keep it moving. Their CBD Endurance Elixir is made to be a part of your pre-workout routine. CBD is paired with terpenes limonene and a-pinene to soften physical blows and boost recovery.

Doze Drops (Dr. Solomon’s)

Need a few more Z's in your sleep? Dr. Solomon understands sleep can be easily affected by the daily grind. Put that grind to bed with Dr. Solomon's Doze Drops that are crafted with orange and peppermint essential oils to deliver you to sleep and enhance your body's natural sleep cycle.

Self-care isn’t a trending topic or an activity only certain people have time for. Taking care of oneself can look like anything to that particular person like practicing mindfulness or taking a walk. The core of every self-care act lies the basic human need to be nourished. When our outside world feels chaotic, taking care of ourselves maintains our balance and resilience. When we gift items such as essential oils and skincare treatments, we are sharing the intention to nourish one another. The cannabinoids present in cannabis possess key health benefits for chronic pain, anxiety, inflammation, and autoimmune diseases. Why not gift the benefits of cannabis in the form of skin care? Here, we present to you our top ten topical picks we believe will soften the Scroogiest of souls.

Hemp Massage Oil (Mary’s Medicinals)

Massage therapy in a bottle. Anyone can become the next best masseuse when Mary’s Medicinals Hemp Massage Oil is used. This oil is designed to hydrate and rejuvenate the skin while treating regular aches and pains. Mary’s Hemp Massage Oil is made with sunflower seed oil for moisture locking, rice bran oil for smoother applications, and grapeseed oil to regenerate and moisturize the skin.

Burn Out Topical Spray (Mary’s Medicinals)

The winter is no friend to our skin, but neither are blazing hot summers. The Burn Out Topical Spray is made for nasty sunburns that need natural TLC. Mary’s Medicinals Burn Out Topical Spray contains pure CBD distillate, aloe vera, lavender, and chamomile to alleviate burns and pain. Your outdoorsy friend will be glad they received a topical for Christmas.

CBD Rich 5:1 Salve (Dr. Solomon’s)

When the bitter cold starts to settle in, you’ll need a salve with a deep reach. Dr. Solomon’s CBD Rich 5:1 Salve penetrates the skin for deep topical relief and nurses dry, distressed skin back to life. Dryness and inflammation will soon be a thing of the past.

Relieve (Pain) 1:1 Bath Bomb (Kush Queen)

A ticket to instant, bubbly paradise. Meet Kush Queen and their Relieve (Pain) 1:1 Bath Bomb that contains CBD and delta-8 THC for full body relief. Sore muscles? Gone. Aching bones? No more. Stress? Vanquished. Be the reason someone’s body and mind become restored. They’ll surely thank you.

 Warming Body Balm (Betty Essentials)

Swipe away inflammation and swelling faster than you can read this entire guide! The Warming Body Balm by Colorado-based Betty Essentials contains ginger, cabbage extract, rose oil, clary sage, ylang ylang, and more to relieve body and mind from aches. 10 mg of THC and 500 mg of CBD seep into the skin for deeper relief. A thoughtful gift for your friends who experience period pains, chronic pain, and inflammation.

Soothe 1:5 CBD/THC Topical Cream (Ilera)

Don’t let the high ratio of THC fool you. Soothe 1:5 CBD/THC Topical Cream by Ilera is a full-spectrum relief for specific areas of pain, aches,  and inflammation. The terpenes included in Soothe promote relaxation in both the body and mind. Desperate times call for natural remedies that provide consistent relief.

1:1 CBD/THC Releaf Patch (Papa & Barkley)

When pain strikes in a specific area, finding instant relief can be troublesome. Papa & Barkley are dedicated to delivering cannabis products that target chronic aches and pains. Their 1:1 CBD/THC Releaf Patch puts pain in its place the moment it arrives. The patch is made with a slow-release formula that delivers dependable comfort throughout the day. 

In Your Dreams 2:1 Cannabis Lotion (High Gorgeous) - CA

Just what the sleep doctor ordered. The In Your Dreams 2:1 Cannabis Lotion from High Gorgeous is as luxurious as it sounds. Lavender, chamomile, THC, and CBD combine to deliver their users to a lovely deep sleep. Help a friend catch more Z’s this season with the help of High Gorgeous.

Infused Body Balm (Nordic Goddess)

A gift from the goddess herself. Nordic Goddess’ Infused Body Balm is uniquely crafted with a variety of plant and herbal extracts that rejuvenate the body. Not only does it provide pain relief, the Infused Body Balm is also very moisturizing thanks to its addition of shea butter, coconut oil, and cocoa butter. A lavish cream meant to be shared with love.

Sexy Time 1:1 CBD/THC Personal Intimacy Oil (Apothecanna)

Get the blood flowing in more ways than one. What better way to warm up this winter with Sexy Time 1:1 CBD/THC Personal Intimacy Oil? One pump will do, to make the night special with your boo. Stick 'em in your significant other's stocking stuffer for a ravishing surprise.

The Stuff No One Asks for But Always Needs

  • RAW papers
    • If you know someone who regularly rolls joints themselves, this gift is perfect for them. RAW Rolling Papers are essential for every regular cannabis user. Take it from someone whose friends are regular cannabis users, it’s always a bummer when the RAW papers run out. Gifting a mega-pack of RAW papers will make a stoner’s day.
  • BIC lighters
    • Give a man a match, and he’ll be stoned for a day. Give a man a pack of lighters, and he’ll be stoned for life. Pretty sure that’s how the saying goes. Lighters are the last thing people think of when considering easy gifts. For a population that smokes weed a lot, we lose them all the time. BIC carries lighters with different skins and sizes for any occasion. Whether you need to reach a candle’s wick or light up in a snap, BIC has your back.

Be Good People Apparel for Everyday of the Year

Pass on the love for weed and support for people with our Be Good People merch line that’s available online! This line was created with our mission in mind: to be good people and help good people, everyday. Thus, we made Be Good People to support the work of The Last Prisoner Project, an organization made up of Cannabis Industry leaders, criminal and social justice advocates, policy and education experts, and leaders in social justice and drug policy reform who are committed to freeing every last prisoner of the unjust war on drugs. Every purchase makes a difference! Gift it for yourself or another good person in your life.

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