COMMON MUSINGS & CLARIFICATIONS
- Is this safe to smoke?
- What is a Spliff?
- What effects do the herbs give when smoked with weed
- Do you need to grind the herbs before rolling in a spliff?
- Is this like smoking a cigarette?
- Will I get high from an Herbal Spliff?
Q: Is this safe to smoke?
A: Yes! We only use food-grade herbs that are safe for ingestion. Historically, these herbs have been used for medicinal and recreational rituals across indigenous cultures for thousands of years. We also independently test our herbs. We’re always happy to share our COAs upon request at firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: What is a Spliff?
A: Strictly speaking, weed + tobacco rolled into a 50/50 joint. With less weed, it’s a milder high, and popular in places like Europe where tobacco is much easier to come by than weed, or Jamaica where it allows a long session without getting too high too fast. Spliffs allow for a smaller amount of bud to be stretched further for friends. The Herbal Spliff is a more healthful alternative, with a 60/40-ish ratio of herbs to hemp flower.
Q: What effects do the herbs give when smoked with weed?
A: As the presence of herbs already dilutes the amount of weed in your joint, the effects lean on the milder side compared to a 100% cannabis smoke. But each of the herbal ingredients contributes a unique flavor and it’s own stimulating or soothing shift in mood. Swing by the product page for details on each blend.
Q: Do you need to grind the herbs before rolling into a spliff?
A: We do recommend grinding the herbs in a separate grinder for an even and consistent burn, but it’s not a requirement.
Q: Is this like smoking a cigarette?
A: Healthwise, not at all. There is zero nicotine, tobacco, preservatives or chemical additives present in any Barbari blends. None of the ingredients are addictive. However, if you are looking for a healthier alternative, the easy burn of rolled up blends makes for an appealingly aromatic transition away from tobacco. Raspberry leaf is the base of all our blends as it lends to a similar burn consistency as tobacco, and is a common tobacco replacement.
Q: Will I get high from an Herbal Spliff?
A: In the traditional, weed-related meaning of “high,” no. Will you experience a mellow degree of psychoactive effects? At times. In alignment with the 2018 Farm Bill, the hemp flower in our Spliffs contains less than .3% THC — the compound in the cannabis plant largely contributing to the psychedelic effect we call “stoned.” Due to the low level of THC, our Spliffs could potentially result in a positive result on a drug test. What hemp does contain is a higher concentration of CBD, the compound that has shown capacity to help regulate body systems like circadian rhythms, appetite, and a steady mind.