A man holds a bottle of ‘gypsy sauce’ from the manufacturer Knorr in this 2014 file photo. Photo: DPA via APA man holds a bottle of ‘gypsy sauce’ from the manufacturer Knorr in this 2014 file photo. Photo: DPA via AP
A man holds a bottle of ‘gypsy sauce’ from the manufacturer Knorr in this 2014 file photo. Photo: DPA via AP

‘Gypsy sauce’ to be renamed in Germany because of racist connotations

  • Food company Knorr said it will change the name of its ‘Zigeursauce’ – or ‘gypsy sauce’ – to ‘Paprika Sauce Hungarian Style’
  • ‘Zigeuner’ is a derogative German expression for the Roma and Sinti minority groups who have lived in many European countries for centuries

Topic |   Germany
A man holds a bottle of ‘gypsy sauce’ from the manufacturer Knorr in this 2014 file photo. Photo: DPA via APA man holds a bottle of ‘gypsy sauce’ from the manufacturer Knorr in this 2014 file photo. Photo: DPA via AP
A man holds a bottle of ‘gypsy sauce’ from the manufacturer Knorr in this 2014 file photo. Photo: DPA via AP
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