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## How many bottles do I need for a party of 20?

The rule of thumb is three glasses per person. So for a cocktail party of 20 people, that means **12 bottles**.

## How much alcohol do you need for 25 guests?

For your 25 friends, you’ll need enough beer, wine, and liquor to serve **about 113 drinks**.

## How many bottles of liquor do I need for 30 people?

With the exception of beer and wine, the table is based on 1-3/4 oz. of liquor per drink.

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How much liquor should you buy?

Product (750 ml Bottles) | Red wine, domestic |
---|---|

10–30 Guests |
1 |

30–40 Guests | 2 |

40–60 Guests | 3 |

60–100 Guests | 3 |

## How do you calculate alcohol for a party?

It’s a lot easier than calculating how much alcohol to get for a party. The formula is short and simple – all you to do is make sure that every guest has a drink for every hour of the party, plus one extra in case they want more. So the formula is: **# of soft drinks = # of guests * (party duration in hours + 1)** .

## How many bottles of wine do I need for 6 people?

We think it is arguably more important that there is always enough wine to go around. But…how much is enough? A rule of thumb we use when hosting a dinner party is **one bottle of wine per person**. Tack on a few extras if you think the party will last more than three or four hours.

## How much beer do I need for 20 guests?

Beer for a Party

You’ll need **75 cans or bottles of beer** for 20 guests at a 3-hour party.

## How many mixers are in a bottle of liquor?

Remember that for each bottle of liquor, you will need to figure in about **1 quart of mixers for every 3 guests** or for every bottle of liquor figure in 3 bottles of mixers. Also, when stocking a liquor bar, don’t forget items like drink straws, cocktail napkins, puckers, grenadine, sour mix, and drink stirrers.

## How much alcohol do I need to get drunk?

Most people get intoxicated after taking **three to four shots**; this influence can happen more rapidly if the person involved is small in stature.

## How many bottles of liquor do I need for 50 people?

How much alcohol do you need for 50 guests? For a 4 hour party with 50 guests, you will need approximately 200 drinks: 80 beers, 72 glasses of wine (**15 bottles**) and enough for 48 individual cocktails (amounts will depend upon what type of cocktail you serve).

## How many bottles of liquor do I need for 100 guests?

A good rule of thumb is to buy **10 bottles of vodka**, 6 bottles of whiskey, 6 bottles of gin, 4 bottles of scotch, 2 bottles tequila, 2 bottles of triple sec, 2 bottles of vermouth, 4 cases of beer, and 2 cases of wine for every 100 guests.

## How much liquor is needed for a party of 100?

So to recap, for 100 guests you would need: **70 bottles of wine**. **175 bottles of beer**. **15 bottles of liquor** (750 ml)

## What alcohol is best for a party?

**If you plan on having a self-serve bar, stock up on the usual staples of:**

- vodka.
- whiskey.
- tequila.
- white rum.
- gin.
- scotch or bourbon.

## How many bottles of wine do I need for a party?

A good rule of thumb is to have **one bottle of wine per two people for every two hours**. This means if you host a four-hour party for ten people, you will need two bottles of wine for every two guests, or 10 bottles of wine, regardless of what you’re serving.

## How do you stock a bar for a party of 100?

100 (guests) x 5 (hours) = **500** drinks. 500 x 0.33 = 170 beers or 7 cases of beer or one ½ barrel sized keg. 500 x 0.33 = 150 glasses of wine, /5 glasses per bottle= 37 bottles of wine. 500 x 0.33 = 150 mixed drinks, /39 servings per 1.75 bottle = four 1.75ml bottles liquor.