Research indicates there is growing negative sentiment in Germany against Americans, mostly on the political side, but nevertheless, my family (to include those in the States) continues to take our role as ambassadors VERY seriously.
This is the box my father in Ohio sent to my brother-in-law in Bavaria.
Last fall, Steffen prepared a pulled-pork feast for the family during my father’s visit, and the two of them got in a lengthy conversation about barbecue sauce, and American sauces and dressings in general. So Dad just supplied Steffen with all kinds of goodness from the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky area: local barbecue sauce, salad dressing, tartar sauce, and of course, Cincinnati chili. We’ll deliver this to Bavaria soon, and peace will continue for all