The Golden Teacher magic mushroom is a great introductory mushroom and also one that has many people coming back to use on a regular basis. It is a great strain to for beginners to get started with and a favourite of regular magic mushroom users. Its effects provide a mix of spirituality, bodily warmth and buzzing or vibration, euphoria, and light visual hallucination. The Golden Teacher magic mushrooms are also a great choice if you’re looking for deep conversation, profound thoughts and spiritual depth in your psychedelic trip. In a nutshell, they can help you view life from a different angle.
The Golden Teacher magic mushroom strain is a Psilocybe cubensis mushroom, a species of psychedelic magic mushroom whose main active compounds are psilocybin and psilocin. The cubensis species is the most well-known psilocybin mushroom. The Golden Teacher magic mushroom was first classified in the late 1980s and is loved by many psychonauts for its ability to consistently induce meaningful, insightful experiences, and intense feelings of euphoria and connectedness. It grows large fruiting bodies with a distinct Golden caramel cap sometimes speckled with yellow, and often a triangular bump (or umbo in mycological terms) in the centre of the cap. The shining yellow-gold caps and wise teachings give this mushroom strain its rightful name.
Magic Mushroom Potency Rating Scale
1 – Mildly Potent (Mexican)
2 – Moderately Potent (Golden Teacher, African Transkei, B+, Z-Strain, Brazilian)
3 – Potent (Cambodian, Wollongong)
4 – Very Potent (Penis Envy, Albino Penis Envy, Penis Envy Uncut)
5 – Extremely Potent (Blue Meanie)