Pure Liquor: Bartenders Guide : Mixed Drink Recipes
How Many Shots in that bottle?

Fifth

Size of Bottle Size of Shot Number of Shots
750 mL 1 oz 25.36
750 mL 1 1/4 oz 20.29
750 mL 1 1/2 oz 16.91
750 mL 2 oz 12.68
750 mL 2 1/2 oz 10.14

Full Liter

Size of Bottle Size of Shot Number of Shots
1 L 1 oz 33.82
1 L 1 1/4 oz 27.01
1 L 1 1/2 oz 22.55
1 L 2 oz 16.91
1 L 2 1/2 oz 13.53

 

A Handle

Size of Bottle Size of Shot Number of Shots
1.75 L 1 oz 59.18
1.75 L 1 1/4 oz 47.30
1.75 L 1 1/2 oz 39.46
1.75 L 2 oz 29.59
1.75 L 2 1/2 oz 23.67

Notes:

A shot is 50ml. What the world still refers to as a fifth is actually 750ml. Simple math 750/50=15.

A fifth of a gallon, or 4/5 quart: approx 750 ml
By definition a fifth of alcohol Is 750mL. A fifth means a fifth of a gallon.
Handle which is 1.75 liters

 

Measurement Guide

Spirits

Bottle Size US Measure Metric Measure
Miniature 1.6 oz. 50 ml.
Half Pint 8.0 oz. 200 ml.
Pint 16 oz. 500 ml.
Fifth 25.6 oz. 750 ml.
Quart 32.0 oz. 1 liter
Half Gallon 64.0 oz. 1.75 liter


Bar Measurements

1 Dash 1/32 ounces
1 Teaspoon 1/8 ounces
1 Tablespoon 3/8 ounces
1 Pony 1 ounces
1 Jigger 1 1/2 ounces
1 Wine Glass 4 ounces
1 Split 6 ounces
1 Cup 8 ounces


Wine

Name US Measure Metric Measure
Split 6 oz. 187 ml.
Tenth 12.8 oz. 375 ml.
Fifth 25.6 oz. 750 ml.
Quart 32.0 oz. 1 liter
Magnum 50 oz. 1.5 liters
Double Magnum 100 oz. 3 liters


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