It's like caramel-flavored crunchy cotton candy, covered in chocolate January 16, 2014 10:22 AMSubscribe
Wings and Beef on Weck aren't the only culinary legacies coming from Buffalo, NY. Sponge candy is an airy, cripsy, delicious confection made with the magic of chemistry (video). Sponge candy can also be found in other Great Lakes/Midwest states, but not farther south. Sponge, although hard and crispy, is very delicate and the slightest humidity will cause it to melt.