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Local German restaurant keeps Airmen warm with soup donation

An Airman poses for a photo.

A U.S. Air Force Airman from the 86th Maintenance Squadron poses for a photo at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Dec. 16, 2020. This is the first time Pizzeria Taormina, an Italian restaurant based in Landstuhl, has donated soup to Ramstein. As the holiday season approaches and temperatures drop, the donation was sent to keep Airmen working in the elements warm. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Taylor D. Slater)

A photo of soup sitting on a table.

Soup sits on a table as part of a food donation for Airmen at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Dec. 16, 2020. Pizzeria Taormina, an Italian restaurant based in Landstuhl, donated pumpkin and goulash soup to Airmen working in the elements. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Taylor D. Slater)

Three Airman and one civilian pose for a photo.

Louis Lacagnina, a Pizzeria Taormina employee, poses for a photo with U.S. Air Force Airmen at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Dec. 16, 2020. Pizzeria Taormina, an Italian restaurant based in Landstuhl, usually donates food to local communities twice a year, but this year is the first time they donated to Ramstein. Two types of soup were offered to Airmen who work in the cold. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Taylor D. Slater)

A photo of an Airman preparing to eat soup.

U.S. Air Force Senior Master Sgt. Vincent Aguon, 86th Maintenance Squadron lead production superintendent, prepares to eat soup at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Dec. 16, 2020. Pumpkin and goulash soup from Pizzeria Taormina, a local restaurant based in Landstuhl, were donated to various units around Ramstein. The warm meal was brought as a kind gesture for Airmen who regularly work in the elements. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Taylor D. Slater)

RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany -- On December 16, 2020, Pizzeria Taormina, an Italian restaurant based in Landstuhl, donated pumpkin and goulash soup to Airmen working in the elements.