Product Profile (Flavor and Odor)
Terpenes are compounds which give cannabis its flavor and odor. These sensory compounds are found throughout the plant kingdom, such as limonene which gives citrus its characteristic smell and taste. Terpenes work in conjunction with cannabinoids to provide therapeutic benefits. Understanding a product's terpene profile can inform the consumer of their expected experience.
As a class, terpenoids have analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antimutagenic and antidepressant properties.