I mean, seriously, Buffalo wings are NAMED for us! And I think it's probably a local thing that there are so many take-offs on the wing thing here ... chips, subs, pizza, shrimp, pasta ... a local copy even makes a "Buffalo-wing"-themed ice cream! (No chicken in it ... but there is cayenne pepper.
I think orange chocolate is a Western New York thing, too. I'm not taking about one of those oranges that break into pieces when you smack it ... although it's similar ... I'm talking about orange-flavored chocolate that's made into pretty much everything, from Easter bunnies to sponge candy.
Actually, I think sponge candy might be a WNY thing as well ...