A soft drink invented by John Noel Nichols at the beginning of the 20th century. Vimto had its beginnings as a healthy pick-me-up tonic, made from blackcurrant, raspberry, grape juices, herbs and spices, full of "vim and vitality". Made to a secret recipe, Vimto was first sold in herbalist shops and temperance bars in Manchester.
Curiously, it is an anagram of vomit.

Did you hear about the dyslexic alcoholic rock star?

He choked on his own Vimto.

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