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Cherry Chronicles: From Virginia, With Love...and Funnel Cakes

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At the Cherry Festival everyone wants a taste of some delicious local cherries.

You can find some this year as well as the delicacies of many other local eateries.

But there is one that stands out - the funnel cakes and other fried fares at the blue and orange tent. And the guys running the funnel cake are only doing one festival outside of their native Virginia this summer - the 86th NCF.

Today we went behind the scenes to learn about the science of funnel cakes and what makes them different from elephant ears.