This holiday season, we’re rounding up unique gift ideas for states across the country, featuring businesses owned by farmers, artisans, crafters and creatives. Give them a gift that is truly New Mexican, from local pistachios to traditional green chiles. Find ideas below to give the gift of New Mexico.
The piñon pine is the state tree of New Mexico and its flavorful nuts are a local favorite. Buffett’s Candies in Albuquerque has been making sweet candies like piñon rolls since 1975. The mild-flavored nuts surround brown sugar and caramel centers to create an irresistible snack. Shop online at buffettscandies.com.