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2023 Comparison Results

Northern Scientific Analytics Lab

We thank all our Licensed Producer friends that submitted these samples for the 2023 Rosebud Bowl. Our goal is to educate the consumer on how to assess quality and experience so that they are empowered to continue their education on their own and to support quality producers.

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MTL Cannabis
Woody Nelson Cannabis

LICENSED STANDARD AND MICRO PROCESSORS

Premium Dried Flower

1st Place

Sample Score: 38.08/50

FL14 – Sherbo

Sunset Sherb BX x Oreoz
Indica-dominant
THC – 27.99%
CBD – 0.23%
Total Terp – 4.35%
Grown In Soil
Dominant Terpenes – Limonene, Beta-Caryophyllene, Germacrene

Assessment Comments

Positive: Nice distinct taste, stongest & most complex aroma, smoked it all, relaxing high

Negative: A little hard on lungs

Descriptive: Sour, strawberry, fuel, chestnut, cream, nuts, diesel, skunk, camphor, hard buds, super sugary

Royal Harvest

2nd Place

Sample Score: 37.69/50

FL3 – Rainbow Driver

Sundae Driver x Zkittles
Hybrid
THC – 34%
CBD – 0%
Total Terp – 3.5%
Grown in Soil
Dominant Terpenes – d-limonene, beta-myrcene, trans-nerolidol

Assessment Comments

Positive: Great taste, creative high, unique aroma, love the taste

Negative: Visually ok

Descriptive: Light green, citrus, pungent, lemon loaf, candy tangerine, fruits, gassy & funky, creamy, tight nugs

Woody Nelson

3rd Place

Sample Score: 37.38/50

FL12 – BC Organic Dancehall

Juanita La Lagrimosa x Kalijah
Sativa-dominant
THC – 8.15%
CBD – 10.40%
Total Terp – 1.24%
Grown in Soil
Dominant Terpenes – Myrcene, Limonene, Alpha-Bisabolol

Assessment Comments

Positive: White ash, strongest & most complex aroma, strong healthy high

Negative: Mid effects

Descriptive: Sweet, fruit & berry, grape gas, pungent, orange, sweet, cream, tight buds, nice crystals, vanilla sweet, tea tree, sour

Coast Mountain Cannabis

Appearance

Ranking

First Place

#FL11

Organnicraft

Platinum Grapes

Second Place

#FL8

Sweetgrass Cannabis

Crunch Berries

Third Place

#FL2

MTL Cannabis

Sage n Sour

Aroma

Ranking

First Place

#FL8

Sweetgrass Cannabis

Crunch Berries

Second Place

#FL11

Organnicraft

Platinum Grapes

Third Place

#FL2

MTL Cannabis

Sage n Sour

Flavor

Ranking

First Place

#FL3

Woody Nelson

Rainbow Driver

Second Place

#FL2

MTL Cannabis

Sage n Sour

Third Place

#FL8

Sweetgrass Cannabis

Crunch Berries

Experience

Ranking

First Place

#FL3

Woody Nelson

Rainbow Driver

Second Place

#FL2

MTL Cannabis

Sage n Sour

Third Place

#FL4

1964 Supply Co.

Gelato 41

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Preroll

1st Place

Sample Score: 35.93/50

PR2 – Crushed Velvet

Orange Velvet Underground x End Game #5
Balanced Hybrid
THC – 28-31%
CBD – 0.07%
Total Terp – 3-4%
Grown in Soil
Dominant Terpenes – farnesene, beta-caryophyllene, limonene

Assessment Comments

Positive: Good smell, energetic high, really tasty, different taste, creeper, strong hitter

Negative: Smoked ok

Descriptive: Nice oil ring, sour, skunk & fuel terps, fruity, best roll yet

Sweetgrass Cannabis

2nd Place

Sample Score: 35.43/50

PR10 – Saltspring Love Haze

Super Lemon Haze
Sativa Dominant
THC – 24.50% THC
CBD – 0.80%
CBG – 16.80%
Total Terp – 2.80%
Grown in N/A
Dominant Terpenes – Beta-Myrcene, Farnesene, Limonene

Assessment Comments

Positive: Smooth uplifting high, would smoke daily, long lasting

Negative: Canoe burn, big run

Descriptive: Nice oil ring, nice ash, nice tight doob, citrus & spice, burns clean

Symphony Co.

3rd Place

Sample Score: 35.29/50

PR8 – Pomelo Skunk

Rockstar x Citrique
Sativa-Dominant
THC – 24.70%
CBD – 0%
Total Terp – 2.80%
Grown Hydroponically
Dominant Terpenes – Terpinolene, Beta-Pinene, Myrcene

Assessment Comments

Positive: Great taste, smooth hitting, very nice high, great twist

Negative: Dark ash

Descriptive: Pepper terps, nice tight joint, citrus, pine, spicy flavour, tidy roll

Victoria Cannabis Company

Appearance

Ranking

First
Place

#PR8

Victoria Cannabis Company

Pomelo Skunk

Second Place

#PR10

Symphony Co.

Saltspring Love Haze

Third Place

#PR2

Sweetgrass Cannabis

Crushed Velvet

Aroma

Ranking

First
Place

#PR2

Sweetgrass Cannabis

CRUSHED VELVET

Second Place

#PR8

Victoria Cannabis Company

Pomelo Skunk

Third Place

#PR10

Symphony Co.

Saltspring Love Haze

Flavor

Ranking

First
Place

#PR2

Sweetgrass Cannabis

Crushed Velvet

Second Place

#PR10

Symphony Co.

Saltspring Love Haze

Third Place

#PR11

Smoker Farms

MK Ultra

Experience

Ranking

First
Place

#PR3

Sweetgrass Cannabis

Crunch Berries

Second Place

#PR1

Sweetgrass Cannabis

Mendo Stomper

Third Place

#PR2

Sweetgrass Cannabis

Crushed Velvet

LICENSED STANDARD AND MICRO PROCESSORS

Non-distillate Carts

1st Place

Sample Score: 41/50

NDC2 – Summer Cherry Punch Live Rosin

Summer Cherry Punch
Hybrid
THC – 72.00%
CBD – 1%
Total Terp – 7.00%
Solventless Extraction
Dominant Terpenes – Limonene, Trans-Caryophyllene

Astrolab

2nd Place

Sample Score: 36.50/50

NDC6 – Barbara Bud Live Rosin

Barbara Bud
Indica-Dominant
THC – 60.73% THC
CBD – 0.10%
Total Terp – 8.54%
Water Extraction
Dominant Terpenes – Beta-Caryophyllene, Alpha-Bisabolol, Limonene

Great Gardener Farms

3rd Place

Sample Score: 35.50/50

NDC3 – FG x CR Live Resin

Frozen Gelato x Candy Rain
Hybrid
THC – 60.60%
CBD – 0%
Total Terp – 7.10%
Hydro Carbon Extraction
Dominant Terpenes – limonene, farnesene, caryophyllene

Wildcard Extracts

LICENSED STANDARD AND MICRO PROCESSORS

Concentrates - Honorable Mentions

HS1 – Gummy Hash Old School

Assessment Comments

Positive: Great smoke, consistent, on point, fresh clean taste & smell

Negative: N/A

Descriptive: Coffee, chocolate, nice colour, great texture

Astrolab

Dabble Cannabis

RO1 – Strawberry Jam Rosin

Assessment Comments

Positive: Tasted amazing, burned well, cleanest focused high

Negative: A bit dry

Descriptive: Light in colour, citrus fruity smell, amazing wax consistency, strong fruit, sweet smell

Dabble Cannabis

CA1 – Sara’s Secret Caviar

Assessment Comments

Positive: Stoned for sure, consistent, so smooth

Negative: N/A

Descriptive: Menthol aroma, citrus, lemon lime solvent, runny liquid w/diamonds, intense smell, orange, pine

Wildcard Extracts

RE1 – Black Triangle Cured Resin

Assessment Comments

Positive: Good flavour, so smooth

Negative: Didn’t feel much, a bit harsh

Descriptive: Pine smell, kind of grainy, sour lemon, gold colour

Wildcard Extracts

RE2 – Platinum Grapes Cured Resin

Assessment Comments

Positive: A round great high & taste, uplifting high

Negative: Dry & crumbly

Descriptive: Skunky, looks so nice, spicy taste, gas, candy, citrus, sweet

Wildcard Extracts