It's Earl Grey, hot, with lemon!
Cumberbatch prefers it "not too strong!!!!" (Yes, that's his drawing of the BuzzFeed News reporter conducting this interview. Yes, it was amazing.)
It's "None of your business." Well, eventually.
"This is just to prove that I'm illiterate. OK, go on."
It's Aperol Spritz!
"It's really refreshing. It's not too sweet. And it's a nice, summery drink." (He also said, "If somebody wants to make me another cocktail, I don't mind a Pisco Sour.")
He tried at first to draw a dog, but felt it was looking too much like a wolf.
It's Bond, Bourne, and Classified!
And like a (somewhat) savvy secret agent, Cumberbatch tried to slip in a (not all that) subliminal message into his answer.
It's the 1800s!
"I mean, death was high. But [there was] such accelerated everything: Travel, technology, thought, social revolution, political revolution, discovery. … Yeah, quite a lot going on then."
It's The Count!
"That's presuming everyone's seen my work on Sesame Street."
It's Bernadice Cumberbitch!
"It was an introduction, too."