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Entry from December 30, 2021
Cappuchino (cappuccino + chinos)

Cappuccino (espresso-based coffee) has nothing to do with chinos (trousers from chino cloth), but there are jokes.

“I can only presume that those coffees advertised as ‘Cappuchinos’ must taste like pants” was posted on Twitter by Atkinsons on November 2, 2010. “Brand New Menu at the Pants Café: (...) Cappuchino” was posted on Twitter by Atkinsons on April 14, 2011. “cappuchinos = coffee colored cotton pants” was posted on Twitter by DJ George Costanza on March 5, 2012.

“RT @CZ_PROMO: Just spilt Coffee on my new pants They’re cappuchino’s now” (the original tweet is not available) was posted on Twitter by Tanto on March 14, 2012. “Just spilt Coffee on my new pants. They’re cappuchino’s now” was posted on Twitter by Bob Kostic on March 15, 2012. “Cappuchinos: When you clumsily drop coffee on your pants” was posted on Twitter by Shazaad Arjani on March 13, 2017.

“A coffee’s favourite type of pants are cappuchinos” was posted on Twitter by Denham Sadler on May 30, 2014. “What kind of dress pants does coffee wear? cappuchinos” was posted on Reddit—Jokes on December 39, 2021.


Wikipedia: Cappuccino
A cappuccino (/ˌkæpʊˈtʃiːnoʊ/; Italian pronunciation: [kapputˈtʃiːno]; Italian plural: cappuccini) is an espresso-based coffee drink that originated in Austria with later development taking place in Italy, and is prepared with steamed milk foam (microfoam).

Wikipedia: Chino cloth
Chino cloth (/ˈtʃiːnoʊ/ CHEE-noh) is a twill fabric, originally made of 100% cotton. The most common items made from it, trousers, are widely called chinos. Today it is also found in cotton-synthetic blends.

Twitter
Atkinsons
@coffeehopper
I can only presume that those coffees advertised as ‘Cappuchinos’ must taste like pants… J’accuse Diggles!
8:04 AM · Nov 2, 2010 from Lancaster, England·Twitter Web Client

Twitter
Atkinsons
@coffeehopper
Brand New Menu at the Pants Café:
Expresso
Cappuchino
America no
Macchiatoe
Late
…time for bed!
6:50 PM · Apr 14, 2011·TweetDeck

Twitter
ranch
@ranchwaterr
My name: cappuchino pants. My job? Spilling cappuchino on myself, one pair of pants at a time.
9:39 AM · Nov 17, 2011·Twitter SMS

Twitter
DJ George Costanza
@George_Costanza
cappuchinos = coffee colored cotton pants
11:10 PM · Mar 5, 2012·Twitter Web Client

Twitter
Tanto
@Tantzz_1st
RT @CZ_PROMO: Just spilt Coffee on my new pants They’re cappuchino’s now. « Looool
8:10 PM · Mar 14, 2012·UberSocial for BlackBerry

Twitter
Bob Kostic
@causticbob
Just spilt Coffee on my new pants
They’re cappuchino’s now.
6:29 PM · Mar 15, 2012·TweetDeck

Twitter
Denham Sadler
@denhamsadler
A coffee’s favourite type of pants are cappuchinos.
11:17 PM · May 30, 2014·Twitter for iPhone

Twitter
MossyPower
@mossypower
Hey guys, check out http://TomasPowerThoughtsAndIdeas.com for my latest blog -” CappucChinos coffee and pants , do the mix? Do they ever!! “
8:29 AM · Apr 13, 2015·Twitter for iPhone

Twitter
The Jay Agenda || 00:00:00:00
@OatToaster
Boss: Spills coffee on his new pants
Me: “What are those, cappuchinos?”
Me: Gets fired
4:02 PM · Jan 14, 2016·Twitter for iPhone

Twitter
Ludwig Wittlessgenstein
@mogpdiddy
Guys, what about a pair of pants that gives you coffee beverages all day: cappuCHINOS??? trademarkTM #trademark #trademarkofficial
11:00 PM · Jul 15, 2016·Twitter for iPhone

Twitter
Shazaad Arjani
@shazarjani
Cappuchinos: When you clumsily drop coffee on your pants.
6:19 AM · Mar 13, 2017·Twitter Web Client

Twitter
Avix VE
@Av7ix
Spilt coffee on my pants, now I’ve got cappucchinos
3:26 AM · Apr 3, 2017·Twitter for Android

Twitter
Walt Henson
@redtowerwalt
Replying to @horizonjerry
You could use the same process to make coffee-infused pants. You know, CappuChinos.
8:22 AM · Oct 1, 2019·Twitter for iPhone

Reddit—Jokes
Posted by u/Pineapple_cnk80q3 December 30, 2021
What kind of dress pants does coffee wear?
cappuchinos

Posted by Barry Popik
Thursday, December 30, 2021 • Permalink