I can have discussions about almost anything with family and friends -- even strangers on social media, and things can be civilized and tame. However, when you start talking about food opinions, that's when the gloves come off.

People will defend their favorite foods and criticize ones that hate to the bitter end and because it's "food," it's more entertaining than let's say something that's more important in the grander scheme of things.

Here in Western New York, it's all about the food; more especially, the food that we grew up loving and what separates us from other regions of the country.

Wings, beef on weck, Buffalo-style pizza, sponge candy, Sahlen's charbroiled hot dogs, spaghetti parm, and loganberry.

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There are foods that Buffalo doesn't like though. They go against the foods that we love and make Buffalo what it is. What's interesting is many of these foods are loved by anywhere else in the country.

I had a discussion with someone last week about how he was shocked when he didn't want to dip his wings in blue cheese. He wasn't from Buffalo and didn't know ranch is a "no-no."

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