"The origins of my name came about with me putting makeup on for the first time and sending a picture to my best friend, who replied with: "Alright Vinegar Tits", and I were like: "Vinegar? That is a hot name." I wasn’t sure about ‘tits’, so I went on the internet and Vinegar Strokes popped up and I thought that’s my name!" Vinegar Strokes explain about her drag name on a ITW.
Rupaul's Drag Race UK
|Season Competed||DRUK Season 1|
|Times as Team Captain:||0|
|Main Challenges Won:||0|
|Times in Bottom:||2 (Eps. 1, 3)|
|Episode Eliminated:||Episode 3|
"I didn't become just a little bit of a slag, I became a TOTAL SLAG!"
- "I'm not afraid to go from gorgeous to mingin'."
- "Bring it to the Hodge Podge."
- "So long, gay boys!" (elimination quote)
"Long live the OG RPDR UK SLAAAAGS! You're all amazing. ♡ Hodge Podge FOREVER! xxx"
- Vinegar is the first queen to survive a lip sync on the UK.
- She is also the first queen since Season 7 to survive being in the bottom 2 in episode one and to not be in the bottom 2 again in episode two of a RuPaul's Drag Race series.
- She is the first queen to lip-sync twice on the UK.
- Vinegar's entrance line is a famous quote by Kat Slater, a character played by British actress Jessie Wallace on the soap opera EastEnders.
- Her planned "Snatch Game" character was Sandra Martin from popular UK TV show Gogglebox.
- She performed in the West End show and filmed live on-stage version of Everybody's Talking About Jamie as drag queen Sandra Bollock.
- Vinegar currently hosts the Extra Lap Re-cap for Canada's Drag Race Season 1, and gives out awards each episode for Hodge Podge and Total Slag, based on her own catchphrases.
UK Season 1 Looks
- RuPaul's Drag Race UK Season 1, as contestant, placed 8th. (2019)
|2nd: Divina De Campo • 3rd: Baga Chipz|
|4th: Cheryl Hole • 5th: Blu Hydrangea • 6th: Crystal • 7th: Sum Ting Wong • 8th: Vinegar Strokes • 9th: Scaredy Kat • 10th: Gothy Kendoll|
|Archie • AJ Bediako • Ashraf Ejjabair • Matt Lister • Mitch Marion • Tom Scanlon • Niko Wirachman|