saltwater taffy


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salt′water taf′fy


n.
a taffy made with salted fresh water or, sometimes, with seawater.
[1890–95, Amer.]
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But the truth is the city's mix of surf and nostalgia extends beyond the saltwater taffy and Skee-Ball.
Like the crinkle of a wrapper or the sweetness of saltwater taffy.
We won't be able to buy saltwater taffy at the beach without it becoming known.
For years, saltwater taffy, candied apples, and cotton candy were the mainstays on the midway.
Nose: Clover honey, fresh-cut grass, candied orange peel, marzipan, saltwater taffy, white pepper and vanilla spice.
The result is a bendable material, which even at room temperature feels a bit like saltwater taffy left in the fridge.
Ocean City, Maryland, was so crowded that tourists could hardly get their hands on saltwater taffy from the only shop where it was homemade.
She pulled out camel and elephant trinkets, saltwater taffy from Maine, a bejeweled pink scarf for Caira, and head flashlights for the boys.
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Imagine that--face to face with a presidential candidate who a) belittles your obviously desperate situation and b) provides you with a solution that, at least in Goldberg's case, was the equivalent of a box of saltwater taffy.
But this trip allowed us to pick up some fresh saltwater taffy (yes, I love chewy things, too) in Rockport and watch the sunset from Bearskin Neck.
Some are likeable, some are not: take Lyssa, who does nothing when a childhood neighbor repeatedly molests her sister; or the pregnant woman, now on her 127th life, who hates the child growing inside her; or Robin, a girl with skin "the warm color of an expensive coffee drink," who whiles away her time volunteering at the Museum of Maritime Rescue and hopes to one day get a job selling saltwater taffy or waitressing at the local strip club (Pirate's Booty).