Best Delta-8 THC Wax/Sauce/Dabs

Author: Jason Beverly

Delta-8 THC products only started to become popular in early 2020, but ever since then they’ve exploded. This rise in popularity is reminiscent of the early days of CBD and Delta-8 THC, also known as Delta 8, has shown no signs of slowing down.

Companies have been working non-stop to develop and manufacture Delta 8 products to keep up with consumer demand. There are now several different types of Delta 8 products available which include: gummies, tinctures, vapes, edibles and of course distillate!

Now I know what you’re probably thinking, why wasn’t Delta 8 wax listed? I didn’t list wax because there aren’t any quality Delta 8 wax products available. We won’t dive into all the details of why this is but essentially, it’s due to how Delta 8 is created differently than the way that CBD/Delta-9 wax is derived from the plant. But not to worry, we’re going to go over a product that dabs just as well as wax. Enter Delta 8 distillate with terpenes, also referred to as Delta 8 sauce.


In the early days of Delta 8, most users would buy raw Delta 8 distillate and dab it straight. People quickly learned that the effects of Delta 8 are much better when mixed with terpenes. Therefore, people would buy distillate, heat it up, mix in terpenes and dab away. Delta 8 manufacturers then picked up on this trend and began selling their own mixtures of Delta 8 sauce.

What is Delta 8 sauce?

Delta 8 sauce is simply the mixture of raw Delta 8 distillate with terpenes. It typically has a ratio of about 95% Delta 8 with the remaining 5% being terpenes. These terpenes can be either cannabis-derived terpenes (CDT) or botanical-derived terpenes (BDT). Since Delta 8 sauce is simply Delta 8 with terpenes, some manufacturers will still call it just that, Delta 8 distillate/extract with terpenes.

What’s so great about Delta 8 sauce?

The beauty of Delta 8 sauce is in the terpenes. There’s not a whole lot of diversity when it comes to Delta 8 distillate due to the way it’s created. That’s why Delta 8 distillate and terpenes are a match made in heaven. The reason why terpenes are so helpful is because they can help craft the effects of Delta 8. Some blends are designed to give off energetic effects, while others might be more relaxing or pain reliving. Make sure to test some different blends to find out what works best for you.

What are the best Delta 8 sauce brands?

1. 3Chi Delta 8 Sauce

3Chi is undoubtedly the leader in selling Delta 8 due to spending over 15 years researching and developing cannabinoids. 3Chi employs a team of biochemists that have created several types of Delta 8 products including Delta 8 sauce. This sauce consists of 95% Delta 8, 5% cannabis-derived terpenes. One of the great parts about 3Chi’s Delta 8 sauce is the fact that they offer over 12 types of terpenes so you’re bound to find one that works for you. My favorites are Gelato & Snowman.

2. Urb Delta 8 Sauce

Urb Delta 8 Sauce grabbed the second spot on our list due to its incredible flavor and effects. The Urb brand is an up and comer in the Delta 8 space but they’re definitely making a name for themselves with this sauce. This sauce is mostly Delta 8 and terpene based, but it also contains CBN and CBD make for unique effects. My favorite terpene profile for the Urb Delta 8 Sauce is the Watermelon Zkittles as it’s perfect before bed.

3. Triangle Trading Company (TTC) Sauce

Triangle Trading Company's Delta 8 sauce is quickly becoming a fan favorite. Their sauce also uses a similar ratio of distillate to terpenes 95% : 5% as 3Chi. Although the ratio is the same, the effects are unique which is likely due to the quality cannabis derived terpenes (CDT). Triangle Trading Company's sauce comes in over 15 different terpene options which offer a wide-range of effects. My favorites are Girl Scout Cookies & Northern Lights.

4. Snapdragon Hemp Delta 8 Extract w/ Terpenes

Last but not least on the list of Best Delta 8 sauce brands is Snapdragon Hemp. Snapdragon Hemp is another big brand in the industry but historically they’ve been known for their fresh-baked Delta 8 edibles. More recently, they came out with a 2-gram jar of Delta 8 distillate with several terpene blend options. Snapdragon uses cannabis-derived terpenes and I’m not sure where they are sourcing them, but they’re very high quality. Another thing we love about the Snapdragon Delta 8 distillate with terpenes is the affordability. The 2-gram jar costs $29.99 which is about the same price as the 1-gram options from 3Chi & Urb.

In summary..

Although there aren’t any quality Delta 8 wax products available, we believe that Delta 8 sauce (Delta 8 distillate with terpenes) dab just as well. One of the best parts about Delta 8 sauce is the fact that you can use terpenes to craft the type of effects you’re looking for. There’s are endless options of terpenes to choose from so it’s best to test them to see what works best for you.

Best Delta-8 THC Gummies

February 20, 2021

Delta-8 THC is the new cannabinoid on the block and it’s quickly growing in popularity. Delta-8 THC should not be mistaken with its close cousin, Delta-9 THC. Delta-9 THC is the active ingredient found in cannabis which is known to get you high. Delta-8 THC, or Delta 8 for short, can also get you high…

CBD Sugar Cookies Recipe

November 10, 2019

0 0 votes Article Rating

Martha Stewart CBD Review

September 11, 2020

Martha Stewart teamed up with Canopy Growth, a Canadian cannabis company, to launch a new line of CBD products. Martha joins a long list of celebrities who’ve jumped on the CBD bandwagon. Martha’s initial CBD offering consists of CBD oil drops, gummies and softgels. After testing and analyzing Martha Stewart’s CBD product line, we believe…

Benefits of Smoking CBG Hemp Flowers

September 19, 2020

CBD (Cannabidiol) has come a long way in the past 5 years. The Hemp Farm Bill of 2018 was a huge milestone and helped make hemp legal in the United States. This change is legislation expanded the CBD market significantly and also opened the floodgates for research of the other 100+ cannabinoids found in the…

Cannaflower Review

March 18, 2021

I smoked Cannaflower for 5 weeks. Here’s what happened. Cannaflower is an American premium retailer of high-quality, organic hemp flower. As mentioned on their website, Cannaflower believes in “whole plant medicine”, as most of the benefits attributed to cannabis are made more available by consuming all of what the hemp plant has to offer: Cannabinoids,…

Why Has the CBD Trend Become Popular Over the Years?

November 22, 2019

Author: Jason Beverly Cannabidiol (CBD) is everywhere and it’s been hailed as the new “avocado toast,” which all millennials had gotten crazy over just a few years back. The market is hungry for CBD and not because CBD has addictive properties. On the contrary, CBD simply makes your health better and makes you feel better…

How does CBD interact with medications?

January 16, 2019

Author: Joy Hughes When ingesting CBD, it first must metabolize through the digestive system and then filter through the liver. It is in the liver that CBD, along with other medications, must filter through a system known as the cytochrome P450 (CYP 450) — a family of various enzymes. It is through this system that drugs…

4 Reasons to Try CBD Edibles

July 27, 2020

Author: Jason Beverly Have you tried CBD edibles before? You should. The market is filled with options, and there are many benefits to choosing edibles over other methods of consuming CBD. Let’s take a look into why edibles can be better than vaping CBD or using CBD oil. 1. Discretion CBD is a new health…

Tips for CBD Micro Growing in Small Grow Tents

June 16, 2020

Author: Jason Beverly The CBD industry has a multi-billion-dollar market. With its rapid rise in popularity, many products have been infused with this chemical compound found in the cannabis Sativa strain. As the use of cannabis has been diverging from its infamous recreational usage towards its medicinal purpose, more people want to grow their own…

Best Delta-8 THC Brands

January 22, 2021

Delta-8 THC is taking the hemp industry by storm and its recent spike in popularity is reminiscent of the initial CBD craze. But there are stark differences between CBD and Delta-8 THC. For starters, the effects of Delta-8 THC are much more pronounced than CBD and any other cannabinoid. Although the effects of Delta-8 THC…

0 0 votes
Article Rating

About Jason Beverly

Jason Beverly is the Digital Marketing Director of The CBD Benefits, an informational website helping people learn about CBD. He's been researching, developing and writing about CBD & other cannabinoids for over 5 years. Jason uses CBD daily to treat for pain, anxiety and depression.

Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments