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3rd Dec '17 2:14:14 AM armillariella
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* Scarpia, the [[BigBad evil chief of police]] from ''Theatre/{{Tosca}}'' starts Act 2 with [[VillainSong singing about conquering the titular heroine]] [[IHaveYouNowMyPretty whether she likes it or not]], then finishes with drinking a glass of wine. Later on in the same act, he offers her some wine from Spain.
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24th Oct '17 1:08:20 PM WillKeaton
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* Stephen Lynch's "[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EjoYQKEGdrw Beelz]]."

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* Stephen Lynch's "[[http://www.[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EjoYQKEGdrw Beelz]].""Beelz."]]
24th Oct '17 1:06:31 PM WillKeaton
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** In ''Film/FromRussiaWithLove'', James Bond senses something isn't quite right with [[TheDragon Red Grant]], who is impersonating a classy British agent when Grant orders red wine, specifically a glass of Chianti... with fish and then asks for a white Chianti when the waiter raises an eyebrow; fish is supposed to be served with white wine but all Chianti is red. Bond remarks to him at gunpoint that [[NoTrueScotsman no true English gentleman]] would be so unknowledgeable about wine as to order red wine with fish or to ask for a nonexistant white Chianti.

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** In ''Film/FromRussiaWithLove'', James Bond senses something isn't quite right with [[TheDragon Red Grant]], who is impersonating a classy British agent when Grant orders red wine, specifically a glass of Chianti... with fish fish, and then asks for a white Chianti when the waiter raises an eyebrow; fish is supposed to be served with white wine but all Chianti is red. Bond remarks to him at gunpoint that [[NoTrueScotsman no true English gentleman]] would be so unknowledgeable about wine as to order red wine with fish or to ask for a nonexistant white Chianti.
26th Sep '17 5:31:36 AM IchigoMontoya
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->''"A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans, and a nice Chianti."''[[note]]In the original book it was "a big Amarone."[[/note]]

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->''"A census taker once tried to test me. I [[ImAHumanitarian ate his liver liver]] with some fava beans, and a nice Chianti."''[[note]]In the original book it was "a big Amarone."[[/note]]
8th Sep '17 7:09:22 PM eowynjedi
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* Cornelia likes to sip from a glass of "juice for grownups" in ''Webcomic/CucumberQuest'' once she's revived the Nightmare Knight for her plans of world conquest.
10th Aug '17 1:48:32 PM Owlorange1995
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* ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueTheFlashpointParadox'' depicts Eobard Thawne/Reverse-Flash using a mug of coffee to this effect in the final battle. He takes a long swig of it right before fighting the Flash.
30th Jul '17 8:00:53 AM Odacon_Spy
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** In ''Film/FromRussiaWithLove'', James Bond senses something isn't quite right with [[TheDragon Red Grant]], who is impersonating a classy British agent when Grant orders red wine, specifically a glass Of Chianti... with fish and then asks for a white Chianti when the waiter raises an eyebrow; fish is supposed to be served with white wine but all Chianti is red. Bond remarks to him at gunpoint that [[NoTrueScotsman no true English gentleman]] would be so unknowledgeable about wine as to order red wine with fish or to ask for a nonexistant white Chianti.
** At the end of ''Film/DiamondsAreForever'', 007 defeats the [[EvilDuo bad]] [[CampGay guys]] using his knowledge of fine wines. Earlier in the same film, he identifies the vintage of a sherry by taste. When sarcastically told sherry doesn't have vintages, he states that he meant the wine the sherry was made from. Possibly setting up Bond's superior knowledge of wine for later.

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** In ''Film/FromRussiaWithLove'', James Bond senses something isn't quite right with [[TheDragon Red Grant]], who is impersonating a classy British agent when Grant orders red wine, specifically a glass Of of Chianti... with fish and then asks for a white Chianti when the waiter raises an eyebrow; fish is supposed to be served with white wine but all Chianti is red. Bond remarks to him at gunpoint that [[NoTrueScotsman no true English gentleman]] would be so unknowledgeable about wine as to order red wine with fish or to ask for a nonexistant white Chianti.
** At the end of ''Film/DiamondsAreForever'', 007 defeats the [[EvilDuo bad]] [[CampGay guys]] ThoseTwoBadGuys, Wint and Kidd, using his knowledge of fine wines. Earlier in the same film, he identifies the vintage of a sherry by taste. When sarcastically told sherry doesn't have vintages, he states that he meant the wine the sherry was made from. Possibly from, possibly [[ChekhovsSkill setting up Bond's superior knowledge of wine for later.later]].
30th Jul '17 7:52:05 AM Odacon_Spy
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** [[{{Troll}}/Skankhunt42]], aka [[spoiler:Gerald Broflowski]] pours himself a glass of red wine when preparing for another night of relentless Internet trolling. He never drinks it though.

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** [[{{Troll}}/Skankhunt42]], [[{{Troll}} Skankhunt42]], aka [[spoiler:Gerald Broflowski]] pours himself a glass of red wine when preparing for another night of relentless Internet trolling. He never drinks it though.
29th Jul '17 8:02:47 AM Gess
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* ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'': In "The Return of Harmony, Part 2", Discord does this with a glass of chocolate milk while sitting on his throne after turning Ponyville into "the chaos capital of the world". While not wine, his mannerisms give it the same effect. Of course, since Discord's a nonsense-loving RealityWarper, he drinks the ''glass'' instead of the milk, which gets thrown away and [[MadeOfExplodium explodes]].

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** [[{{Troll}}/Skankhunt42]], aka [[spoiler:Gerald Broflowski]] pours himself a glass of red wine when preparing for another night of relentless Internet trolling. He never drinks it though.
* ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'': In "The Return of Harmony, Part 2", Discord [[MadGod Discord]] does this with a glass of chocolate milk while sitting on his throne after turning Ponyville into "the chaos capital of the world". While not wine, his mannerisms give it the same effect. Of course, since Discord's a nonsense-loving RealityWarper, he He then drinks the ''glass'' instead of ''glass'', and throws the milk, milk away, which gets thrown away and [[MadeOfExplodium explodes]].
14th Apr '17 6:39:35 PM Andyroid
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* ''WebAnimation/StrongBadEmail'': Strong Bad is seen swirling a glass of wine during one part of [=SBEmail=] #125, "[[Recap/StrongBadEmailE125RockOpera rock opera]]".



* Discord from ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'' does this with a glass of chocolate milk while sitting on his throne after turning Ponyville into "the chaos capital of the world". While not wine, his mannerisms give it the same effect. Of course, since Discord's a nonsense-loving RealityWarper, he drinks the ''glass'' instead of the milk, which gets thrown away and [[MadeOfExplodium explodes]].

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* ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'': In "The Return of Harmony, Part 2", Discord from ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'' does this with a glass of chocolate milk while sitting on his throne after turning Ponyville into "the chaos capital of the world". While not wine, his mannerisms give it the same effect. Of course, since Discord's a nonsense-loving RealityWarper, he drinks the ''glass'' instead of the milk, which gets thrown away and [[MadeOfExplodium explodes]].
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