An In-Depth Review of the UK Cheese Strain

An In-Depth Review of the UK Cheese Strain

The Exodus Cheese is the other popular term for the UK Cheese strain, which is not surprising because a lot of cheese varieties came from the UK. Stilton and cheddar are some examples.

Exodus, a group of UK growers, created the original strain and maintained its creation as a secret. Therefore, it is not surprising that Exodus Cheese is the other term for the UK Cheese. Rumors say that it came from the Skunk No.1, a strain phenotype, to create it.

The UK Cheese is a unique hybrid strain that has both the characteristics and effects of Sativa and Indica. Unlike the other hybrids that provide unbalanced results, the UK Cheese’s effects provide a perfect combination of both, thus, providing a pleasant experience.

The UK Cheese strain has been famous because of its intense aromas, flavors, and effects. It became famous not only in the UK but also in several countries.

The UK Cheese is a perfect hybrid of 50 percent Indica and 50 percent Sativa.

It is unique because its buds are dense and cylindrical. The buds are bigger than average, and the smell is unpleasant for many people.

Novice users might find the cheesy strains like the UK Cheese unappealing. What they do not know is that this strain can be delicious and potent.

If there is one word that can describe the flavor of this strain is that it is pungent. It is like a cheesy combination of blue cheese and aged cheddar. Once your grind or crush it, the strain will give off an earthy and skunky aroma.

The taste of the UK Cheese is not the same as it smells. On the initial hit, you can taste the cheesy, berry, and sour flavors. Upon the exhale, you can taste the sharp tart-like berry with cheese crisps-like aftertaste.

Although some users might find these flavors different and unpleasant, it provides an enjoyable experience that you cannot find elsewhere.

Effects of the Strain

The UK Cheese strain provides a combination of Indica and Sativa effects because it is a perfect hybrid.

At first, the users feel the Sativa effects that make the user feel euphoric, uplifted, and creative. The users can feel overwhelmed with thoughts and ideas, which inspires them to do even the most tedious tasks.

Once the Sativa effects high fade, the Indica effects hit. On the contrary, the later effects provide an extreme feeling of relaxation that might leave the users to feel couchlock. The users might not be able to stand. It is usually the part where the cravings come in; that is why its wise to have some snacks prepared nearby.

Because of these benefits, the UK Cheese strain is a perfect strain for combating depression, stress, pain, and eating disorders. It is also useful against inflammation, fatigue, and insomnia.

However, like any other strains, the UK Cheese can cause dry mouth and dry eyes. Some users might also experience headaches that do not last long. In rare cases, some users claim that they experience anxiety.

Terpene Profile

The UK Cheese consists of 13.31 percent THC, 0.3 percent CBD, and 0.38 CBG.

Here is the summary of terpenes that make up the 5.35 percent of the UK Cheese:

  • Linalool
  • Myrcene
  • Limonene
  • Pinene
  • Caryophyllene
  • Terpinolene
  • Humulene


Many believe that the UK Cheese strain came from the Skunk No.1 phenotype. Its children are the Ultra Sonja and the Bertberry Cheesecake.


Beginner growers can grow this strain because it does not require some advanced techniques. The Sea of Green (SOG) method is good enough to ensure that you will reap the maximum yield. This method includes the use of trellis to ensure that the bush will not droop and touch the ground.

You can grow this strain indoors or outdoors, or in soil or in hydro. All it needs is the average temperature and feeding at consistent intervals. It does not require special fertilizers too.

It is advisable to buy a clone to plant this strain. Getting a clone is more beneficial than planting the one that is only in its rooting stage, which will take a lot of time to grow.

The flowering time of the UK Cheese strain is between 8 to 9 weeks.

The only problem that you can face for cultivating this strain is that it is challenging to keep it a secret because of its pungent odor that even your neighbors can smell.


This strain is best for nighttime use. Although its initial effects lean more on providing creativity, motivation, and euphoria, you are not sure until when this effect will last. After the Sativa effects, the strain’s sedative effects come next.

It is best to take advantage of the creative effect to do the boring stuff like cleaning the house, washing your clothes, or brainstorming your ideas for your next project. When the sedative effect kicks in, it might leave you unable to stand and planted on your bed or couch.

Users of this strain consume it to relieve pain and depression. Others use it to feel relaxed and talkative. What most users love about this strain is the perfect blend of the effects.

Many users compare this strain with the XXX OG. Both help in alleviating depression, with only slight differences in statistics. However, the XXX OG is better for providing relaxation and sleepiness, while the UK Cheese strain is better for uplifting mood and giving happiness.

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