Welcome to The New Amsterdam, your gateway to the diverse and exciting world of cannabis products. With locations in Portland, Lakeview, and Kerby, we pride ourselves on offering an extensive array of products that cater to various preferences and needs. Whether you’re new to cannabis or a seasoned enthusiast, understanding the different types of products and their uses can enhance your experience. Let’s delve into the various categories and how to use them.
What They Are: Pre-rolled joints are ready-to-smoke cannabis flowers rolled into paper. They are ideal for convenience and ease of use.
How to Use: Simply light the end and inhale from the filter. Perfect for on-the-go or social settings.
Examples: Sweet Thang, High Rise, Collins Ave
What They Are: Edibles are food items infused with cannabis, such as gummies, drinks, and savory snacks. They offer a smoke-free option with longer-lasting effects.
How to Use: Consume orally. Start with a small amount as effects can take up to an hour to manifest and last longer than smoking or vaping.
Examples: Strawberry Lemonade Gummies, White Cheddar Potcorn, Zen Peppermint Mints
What They Are: Vape cartridges are containers of cannabis oil used with a vape pen. They offer a discreet and convenient way to consume cannabis.
How to Use: Attach the cartridge to a compatible vape pen, inhale from the mouthpiece. Ideal for controlled dosing and immediate effect.
Examples: Churros, Kush Mints, Sour Pineapple
What They Are: Flower refers to the dried and cured buds of the cannabis plant. It’s the most traditional form of cannabis consumption.
How to Use: Can be smoked in a pipe, bong, or rolled into joints. Provides immediate effects and a full spectrum of the plant’s cannabinoids.
Examples: Agent Orange, Purple Hindu Kush, Raspberry Parfait
What They Are: Dabs are concentrated forms of cannabis, such as budder, shatter, and rosin. They are known for their high potency.
How to Use: Vaporized using a dab rig or a vape pen designed for concentrates. Ideal for experienced users looking for a more intense effect.
Examples: Cherry Chem RSO, Bermuda Rosin, Crater Cake Budder
Tips for Usage
- Start Low and Go Slow: Especially with edibles and concentrates, start with a low dose and wait to understand its effects before consuming more.
- Know Your Tolerance: Your experience with cannabis can vary based on your tolerance, the product’s potency, and your desired effects.
- Ask for Advice: Our knowledgeable budtenders at The New Amsterdam are always available to help you choose the right product and educate you on safe consumption practices.
- Stay Hydrated: Always keep water handy, as some cannabis products can cause dry mouth.
At The New Amsterdam, we are committed to providing a safe, enjoyable, and informative cannabis experience. Whether you prefer the traditional flower, the convenience of pre-rolls and vapes, the discretion of edibles, or the intensity of dabs, we have something for everyone. Visit us in-store or online to explore our vast selection, and take advantage of our delivery service in Portland, Lakeview, and Kerby. Discover the perfect cannabis product for your lifestyle and preferences at The New Amsterdam!