Although candied foods often resemble wild animals, science still maintains that you can't catch a swedish fish with a gummy worm and you certainly can't raise a Peep on circus peanuts alone. Celebrate candied curiosities with today’s Groupon: for $8, you get $16 worth of handcrafted confections at C.G. Higgins in Santa Fe.
Featured on Food Network, the creative confectioner at C.G. Higgins incorporates regional flavors into handcrafted sweets, including the award-winning chili pecan brittle ($3.50 for 1.5 oz.) and the Santa Fe Fiesta Mix of chili pretzels, cashews, peanuts, and wasabi peas ($3 for a 4 oz. bag). Suppress a sweet-tooth uprising with a sample of designer chocolate truffles ($3 each) made with all-natural ingredients. Or savor the sweet and salty conglomeration of C.G. Higgins’ many caramel-corn and nut-brittle varieties. Between browsing sessions, the sweet shop encourages you to get cozy and stay a while with free WiFi, free outdoor and indoor seating, and, thanks to a dog-friendly policy, free chances to pet your own dog.