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Cannabis and Food Pairings: 5 Best Cannabis Pairings
Cannabis and Food Pairings: 5 Best Cannabis Pairings When it comes to choosing the right snacks and meal options there’s nothing better than finding cannabis and food pairings. The term “munchies” was given the connotative meaning of the hunger you feel after using cannabis in a study from 1971. In 1971 Charles T. Tart studied...
CBD Gummies: Definition, Benefits, and Recommendations
CBD Gummies: Definition, Benefits, and Recommendations Cannabidiol (CBD) gummies were the new kid on the block ages ago. These days they’re a staple in every dispensary. But what are CBD gummies? What do they do? Why should you try them? Which ones should you buy? CBD gummies are a great option for anyone looking to...
Buying Pre-Rolls" The Beginner's Guide to Pre-Rolls
The Beginner’s Guide to Pre-Rolls Buying pre-rolls is one of the best ways to sample different strains and get a feel for what you prefer in a budget-friendly way. The budtenders at The New Amsterdam can walk you through the process of pre-rolls available in-store. Visiting the store already knowing the benefits of pre-rolls helps...
24 - Pass the Glass, How and Why Cannabis-Smokers Use this Versatile Material - The New Amsterdam
Glass Bongs vs. Glass Bubblers: What’s the Difference? Breaking Down Smoking Glass: Bubblers & Bongs Glass bongs vs. glass bubblers: what’s the deal? They both seem similar and to be honest, even some of us regular smokers get it twisted. As if the many sizes, shapes, colors, configurations and technical terminology isn’t confusing enough, there...
23 - Cannabis Ruderalis - The New Amsterdam
Cannabis ruderalis Cannabis ruderalis, or C. sativa sativa var. spontanea, is a low-THC variety or subspecies of Cannabis which is native to Central and Eastern Europe and Russia. Many scholars accept Cannabis ruderalis as its own species due to its unique traits and phenotypes which distinguish it from Cannabis indica and Cannabis sativa; however, it...
Who are the Waldos? The History of 420 - The New Amsterdam
The Legends of 4/20 The history revolving around 4/20 is often confused with legend. Like the tales of Paul Bunyan that were shared between lumberjacks around campfires, the stories of 4/20 have been told, changed and evolved in the same way. only the trees involved were a little different. The Police Scanner Personally, the first legend...
The 8 best things to do stoned in Portland - The New Amsterdam
  The Portland Japanese Gardens Located in SW Portland, west of downtown and Goose Hollow, the Japanese Gardens is a must see for anyone visiting Portland. After completing its $33.5 million expansion in early April, it’s biggest in over 50 years, the Portland Japanese Garden is ready to dazzle its visitors with beautiful sights, smells...
Luckey's 7 Cannabis Smokes - The convenient way to smoke - The New Amsterdam
Prerolls by Luckey’s 7 What makes a good joint? After consulting an Aeronautical Engineer, Conner Luckey found that there were three main factors that would make a joint burn perfectly. The joint must be packed tightly, it must have good, consistent airflow, and it must be packed uniformly. Using these three Guidelines Conor created a...
Interview with Siskiyou Sungrown - A clean green certified grower - The New Amsterdam
For those unfamiliar, could you give me a quick synopsis of Sisikyou Sungrown. Siskiyou sungrown is a family run company located in southern oregon. Our founder Cesar Grey has been growing for 20 years. We use all organic products and techniques. We are all sungrown, all outdoor and all love. Our RSO is our flagship...
Interview with Phantom Farms - Dope award nominees - The New Amsterdam
1. For the people who are unfamiliar with Phantom Farms, would you mind giving me a quick synopsis? Phantom Farms is a licensed recreational cannabis producer. Founded in Oregon in 2008 we cultivate Clean Green Certified® cannabis using organic methods and sustainable practices in both our indoor and outdoor facilities. 2. What sets you apart...
Cannabis anatomy and morphology - The parts of the cannabis plants - The New Amsterdam
Anatomy and Morphology of the Cannabis Plant Knowing the parts of the cannabis and understanding their roles can help you pick out the highest quality strains at The New Amsterdam. In this post, we will covering the anatomy of the female cannabis plant, because the males do not produce cannabis flower we all know and...
Terpenes - not just the taste and smell of weed - The New Amsterdam
Learn about the most commonly found terpenes in cannabis, their roles, how to recognize them, and what they mean when looking to purchase marijuana. 
CBD vs THC - The New Amsterdam
CBD & THC are the two main active cannabinoids is marijuana. Learn how the differ, and interact in this blog post. 
Indica vs Sativa - The New Amsterdam
Learn about Indicas, Sativas and hybrids. This blog will help you  identify strains that fit your smoking preferences the best, and find the right strain for the right occasion.