Much like chocolate-covered pretzels and sassy talking animals, saltwater taffy is the rare kind of treat that is both sweet and salty. Taste a range of flavors with today's Groupon: for $10, you get $20 worth of taffy and kites at Half Moon Bay Salt Water Taffy Co. in Half Moon Bay.
Just half a mile from the famous Mavericks surf spot, Half Moon Bay Salt Water Taffy Co. evokes youthful cheer with barrels of chewy saltwater taffy, as well as kites for soaring by the sea. Teeth melt into more than 50 flavors of taffy ($1.99 per 1/4 lb. for most flavors), ranging from old-fashioned classics such as licorice, vanilla, and root beer to more complex flavor profiles, such as coffee-chocolate cream, mom's chocolate-chip cookie, and Cartesian dualism. With thoroughly slaked sweet teeth, head to the beach or a local production of The Tempest to catch a gust of wind with one of the outfit's kites, such as the 3-D 4' Shark Sea Creature ($18.99) or Blue Aeroplane ($14.99).
Half Moon Bay Salt Water Taffy Co.
Settled near the gentle, lapping waves of the Half Moon Bay coastline, Half Moon Bay Salt Water Taffy Co. pairs customers with an array of nostalgic beach-harkening treats and accessories. More than 50 varieties of taffy await eager sweet seekers in the shop's collection of charming oak barrels. With classic flavors such as licorice, root beer, peppermint, and peanut butter, the candy curators transport taste buds back to simpler times, and with new flavors such as caramel apple, golden pear, grape, and vanilla latte, the team keeps tongues intrigued. In addition to toothsome morsels, Half Moon Bay Salt Water Taffy Co. stocks colorful kites that patrons can unleash on the beach or nurture until they grow into healthy hang gliders.
270 Capistrano Rd.
Half Moon Bay, California 94019Get Directions