WRVO-FM: Rachel Ward http://wmot.org en Turkey Joints That Taste Like Candy http://wmot.org/post/turkey-joints-taste-candy <em>Part of an ongoing <a href="http://www.npr.org/series/142594423/from-chompsgiving-to-chew-years-holiday-dishes" target="_blank">series</a> on unique holiday dishes</em><p>Each fall when it turns cold, a candy maker in Rome, N.Y., kicks into production on a confection known as <a href="https://www.turkeyjoints.com/catalog/" target="_blank">turkey joints</a>.<p>And each year as Christmas approaches, I receive a jar of these bone-shaped candies in my shoe. My mother-in-law, Miriam Ganze, claims that leaving gifts in your shoes is a bona fide European tradition for the 6th of December — St. Wed, 23 Nov 2011 15:29:00 +0000 WRVO-FM: Rachel Ward 4317 at http://wmot.org Turkey Joints That Taste Like Candy