Author: Michelle Janikian

How to Optimize Rosin Press Pressure for Higher Yields

In our experience, the quality of the material being pressed is far more crucial to the size of the yield than the pressure being exerted by the rosin press. Let’s take ice water hash, a material we work with regularly at Rosin Tech Labs(https://rosintechlabs.com/), as an example. If we use all of the produced ice water hash from a batch in our presses, we could expect a 60% yield. But if we only used the highest quality ice water hash, that percentage would leap to 85%. Applying more pressure could get us closer to the full 100% of “total...

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Hashinene: A Terpene Unique to Hash

For those familiar with the OG of cannabis concentrates, hashish has always possessed a unique flavor and aromatic profile that sets it apart from cannabis flower. With terpenes being responsible for the taste and smell of weed, it stands to reason that terps would account for this difference in flavor, and a recent study confirmed just that with the discovery of a brand new one that appears to be unique to hash. Cannabis Terpenes: Hashinene In 2014, a French study which sought to identify cannabis markers that would lead to improved drug detection techniques accidentally stumbled upon a discovery....

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Garlic Cookies: Strain History and Information

Here at Rosin Tech Labs we curate a number of exemplary strains for pressing into solventless rosin, and Garlic Cookies is one of our absolute favourites. This award winning strain doesn’t just yield incredible results when pressed, but its unique flavor profile and heavy-hitting effects make it a must for experienced dabbers.  What are Garlic Cookies? This strain is a 90/10 Indica dominant hybrid that is seen as a highly potent, heavy-hitter. As the name might suggest, Garlic Cookies possess a signature sweet cookie and faint garlic aroma and taste. While that combination may not suit everyone’s palette, it...

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The Iconic Duo That Saved Weed Storage

A lot of us don’t give weed storage the careful consideration it deserves. We walk away from the dispensary with our flower in an airtight glass jar where it remains until it’s gone or, if we grow our own, we harvest the fruits of our labor into similar airtight jars. But cannabis is sensitive and demands more if we want to keep that just-cured freshness. Fortunately, the most effective solution is also pretty simple. The 4 Factors of Efficient Weed Storage When developing your weed storage strategy, you’ll want to keep 4 major points in consideration.      ...

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How to Tailor Make Cannabis Tinctures to Get Exactly What You Want

We’ve talked a lot about cannabis tinctures on our blog, so you’ve probably already whipped up your own potion if you’ve been following us. Maybe you even hit the jackpot on your first try, crafting the perfect solution that hit all the right spots. But chances are better that you liked your first homegrown cannabis tincture well enough while admitting it had room for improvement. Maybe the flavor was too bitter, maybe the carrier left something to be desired. Or maybe it was perfect for that moment but you just like a little variety in your life and now...

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