Mad Max Strain Review (Heroes Of The Farm)

Mad Max strain packed

The Mad Max strain can be misleading. Sighting its name, you would expect to get a strain packed with insane amounts of THC. Rather, it’s mild and actually boosts productivity with a fast and hard-hitting buzz. It’s like the phoenix; you feel fresh and alive after burning a chalice. 

Mad Max is a Sativa-Dominant strain (60% Sativa, 40% Indica) and works well for getting out of a rut. It produces a head high that improves focus and creativity, making music, arts, and socializing more fun. 

Also, it’s a hybrid strain of Raspberry Kush and Gorilla Snacks created by Heroes of the Farm. With a surprisingly low THC level of 11% and CBD level of 0.2%, this weed is gentle for beginners and a top contender in the rotation of stoners.

See a more detailed breakdown of this strain, below.

  • Lineage: Raspberry Kush and Gorilla Snacks
  • Type: Sativa-Dominant
  • Potency: 11% THC, 0.2% CBD
  • Terpene Profile: Borneol(0.3%), Myrcene(0.21%), Limonene(0.21%), Terpinolene(0.27%)
  • Packaging Details: Packaged on 02/01/2023, tested/reviewed on 06/03/2023
  • Pricing Details: Purchased 3.5 grams at the SDQC in Montreal, for $25.20

Appearance: 3/5 

Unsurprisingly, the Mad Max strain isn’t eye candy. It’s a hell of a nug though, but I don’t fancy the brown trichome hairs on its olive-green buds.

The orange glow in the bud gives it a fiery but deceptive appearance of a strain packed with THC. But I was impressed by the packaging and its excellent trim job.

Overall, the Mad Max strain looked promising, and deliver, it did, with a mind-numbing smoke sesh.

Mad Max Strain

Aroma: 3/5

There is a unique, but pungent fragrance to the Mad Max strain. It has an earthy pine scent with woody undertones, which must be a signature smell because it’s just amazing. It also happened to have the smell of freshly-brewed coffee in a cafe.

Overall, the dominant aromas of this weed are zesty, spicy, and lemon. the smell alone elevated my mood. They sure weren’t fooling around with those terpene percentages. Once again, it’s the earthy smell for me. 

Flavor: 3.5/5

The Mad Max strain has an earthy flavor of lemons and citrus. It’s sweet and infused with a fruity flavor infused and lightly flowery exhale with intensifying spiciness on each drag. 

The taste is that of herbs and tart fruit. I particularly enjoyed the zesty flavor. The taste of this strain is undisputed. The smoke was as clear as day, and you just can’t help but dig this particular cannabis strain. 

Effects: 4/5 

The effects of the Mad Max strain can easily be called euphoric. It takes a few tokes, but the light-headed buzz hits immediately. This uplifting feeling oozes a spur of energy, creativity, and productivity that inspires you to clear out your to-do list. 

After a joint of this cannabis strain, the uplifting feelings stick but you also get light body effects of relaxation. Definitely a day-and-night strain. It sets the mood for a clean weekend day or clears your head at night after a long day at work. 

Overall: 4/5

The Mad Max strain is a Sativa dominant strain for artists and consumers who want a rush of creativity or concentration. It helped me get out of mood swings and vibe easily in social gatherings. I recommend this weed to folks dealing with ADHD, chronic stress, and stress disorders.

Mad Max has a spicy herbal flavor with skunk notes, reminiscent of medical marijuana. It’s known to also invoke feelings of insomnia but is a good mind-high strain for newbies. 

Comment your thoughts on the Mad Max strain, fellow cannabis senseis would love to hear from a fresh perspective. 


Some other strains similar to the Mad Max strain in terms of potency, effect, and flavor are Gorilla Snacks and Raspberry Kush. Honorable mention goes to Violet Fog. These are all hybrid strains that share the same relaxing effect as the Mad Max strain. 

  • Gorilla Snacks: Also has a pungent, earthy taste with a relaxing effect and it helps to relieve muscle tension. 
  • Raspberry Kush: Fruity flavors but unlike the Mad Max strain, this strain leaves consumers feeling paranoid, instead, I get creative after taking the Mad Max strain. 

Although the Mad Max strain leaves me with dry eyes, I use a humidifier which helps to add moisture to the air and reduces dryness. I also like to stay hydrated. 

Frequently Asked Questions  

Is Mad Max sativa or indica?

Mad Max is a Sativa-dominant hybrid created by Heroes of the Farm. It is a combination of Raspberry Kush and Gorilla Snacks.

What are the Effects of the Mad Max strain? 

The Mad Max strain makes consumers happy and gives an energy boost due to its Sativa-Dominant terps. With the Mad Max strain, you are in for a productive day. It is best consumed in the morning but definitely worth lighting up at any time of the day.

What is Mad Max Strain Good for? 

It is good for calming frequent mood swings, anxiety, and depression. I also noticed I stopped having my migraines ever since I started consuming this strain. Amazing!

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