Americandy: Sweet Land Of Liberty
We're taking a cross-country tour of candies from around the U.S., sampling hometown sweets that deliver a nostalgic sugar rush.
If you're gaga for a Nut Goodie, we know just where you're coming from. In fact, the candy you love can say a lot about where you grew up. Americans rally around their regional treats, maybe because they take us back to a simpler, sweeter time.
Manju are traditional Japanese sweets, often filled with bean paste, that are best eaten fresh.
To get their summertime fix, candy fans on the shore of Lake Erie have to plan in advance.