Grant Lyon: What happens during a DWI stop after a wine tasting?

“I don’t smell like wine. I smell like cherry and a hint of oak.”

Comedian Grant Lyon understands something about wine humor that most don’t — how to make wine humor funny.

We’ve discussed many times on the blog why most wine humor is so sad — that it depends on cliches and stereotypes that weren’t funny then and aren’t funny now. Lyons found a way to twist the cliches with this bit, about getting stopped by a cop while coming home from a wine tasting. Plus, he knows not to belabor the point, moving on to something else after getting his laughs. Would that this video and this video could say the same.

Video courtesy of Comedy Time via Youtube

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