Gage Cannabis Co. opened on Lansing’s southside in May — right in the middle of what Lansing Facts lovingly refers to as the “world’s premier fast food architectural preserve.” If you can navigate the dizzying maze of parking lot cones for curbside service, it’s a convenient location to grab some quick bud and quick food and then get home and get really, really baked.
My order was based entirely on staff recommendations, which turned out to be great choices.
Cookies — Zkittles Kush Mints
Price — $40/3.5g
THC content — 21.16%
Cannabis genetics never ceases to amaze me. This strain is a cross between Kush Mints and Zkittles. Zkittles is an indica-dominant mix of Grape Ape and Grapefruit. Kush Mints is a hybrid cross of Animal Mints and Bubba Kush. And you can truly taste little bits of everything in here.
The overt fruitiness of the Zkittles — which took first place at the 2015 Cannabis Cup in Michigan — blends perfectly with the mild mint tingle that permeates the Kush Mints. The result is a tropical explosion that seems to pack the flavors of seven sweet and citrusy fruits into one.
I can see where it gets