- "I clearly state in chapter twelve that my ideal birthday gift would be harmony between all magic and non-magic peoples — though I wouldn't say no to a large bottle of Ogdens Old Firewhisky!"
- —Lockhart mentions Ogden's Old
Ogden's Old Firewhisky was a brand of firewhisky, a wizarding variant of whisky produced by Ogden.
This drink was a favourite of Gilderoy Lockhart, and he told his second year Defence Against the Dark Arts class that he wouldn't say no to a bottle for his birthday.
Arthur Weasley also insisted on pouring a bit into a cup of tea made for Molly Weasley after the Riot at the 1994 Quidditch World Cup.
Neville and Hannah Longbottom also enjoyed this — according to Rita Skeeter, much more than any teacher or landlady should.
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