Tired of Snickers and Hershey bars? Raise your blood sugar with a few of these great American regional candy bars:
Made in Boise since 1909 without potato, this is a soft marshmallow center enrobed with chocolate and sprinkled with coconut. $1; available at Cost Plus Markets.
From the fabled Zingerman’s Deli in Ann Arbor, Mich., these rich bars come in three flavors: Fudge, Cashew Cow and original. $4; available at Valley Cheese and Wine, 1770 W. Horizon Ridge Parkway, Henderson.
Goo Goo Cluster
This delicious Tennessee product is a circular delight of peanuts or pecans, caramel, marshmallow and milk chocolate. $5 per six-pack; available at googoo.com.
There are trace elements of macadamia nuts in this toffee-and-chocolate confection from Hawaiian Sun. $1; available at Walgreens.