The mid-1800s candy made famous by Atlantic City remains popular today.

The mid-1800s candy made famous by Atlantic City remains popular today. Taffy is a confection of sugar, butter and various flavorings, It is twisted and pulled into strands, which are cut into bite-size pieces. On the Atlantic City boardwalk, candy stands made taffy with a small amount of salt water. Today’s version has kept the name, but lost the salt.

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