This strain shares its name with a potent cocktail and also offers a high degree of intoxication. Users of the White Russian strain often find that it provides a fast-acting cerebral high that makes them feel happy and uplifted. It is often used during the day to offer a little boost, but be sure not to overdo it! It is a cross of White Widow and AK-47. The latter is also the name of the infamous Russian Kalashnikov assault rifle, which may explain the strain’s name. White Russian is a balanced hybrid with a relatively high THC content. It won the High Times Cannabis Cup in 1996, along with a host of other awards.It has a strong potency with a 26%+ percent THC level. At one point in time, White Russian was considered to be the strongest weed strain in the world.