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## How many shots do you get out of a gallon of liquor?

There are **40 1.5-ounce shots in a 1.75 L** handle of liquor. Most cocktail recipes need 2 ounces of alcohol, for a total of 30 drinks per handle.

## Is 1.75 a gallon of liquor?

First things first: A “handle” of liquor isn’t exactly a unit of measurement, but all handles contain the same amount: 1.75 liters, or 59.2 fluid ounces. It’s a **little less than half a gallon**.

## How much liquor makes a shot?

The accepted amount of liquor served in a shot glass in the U.S. is **1.5 ounces or 44 milliliters**. Even though the government has never officially set a standard measurement for a shot, the state of Utah formally defines it as 1.5 fluid ounces.

## Is 750 mL a fifth?

For example, a fifth which is 25.6 fluid ounces, will he replaced by a slightly smaller 750 milliliter bottle, equivalent to **25.4 ounces**.

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U.S. sizes | Metric sizes | |
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Fifth | 25.6 ounces | 750 milliliters or 25.4 ounces |

## How many drinks is a shot of vodka?

The world’s strongest vodka has 96% ABV, so a drinking shot has 1.42 ounces (42 ml) ethanol. That makes it equal to **2.4 regular beers**!

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Various drinks ABV | |
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Drink | ABV value |

Absolut vodka | 40 |

Bacardi vodka | 60 |

Gin | 40 |

## What is a 375 mL bottle called?

Liquor bottles

Name | US customary units | Metric units |
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pinta | 12.34 US fl oz | 365 mL |

pint |
12.7 US fl oz | 375 mL |

half litre | 16.9 US fl. oz. | 500 mL |

European spirit bottle | 23.7 US fl oz | 700 mL |

## What does 35% alcohol mean?

**70 proof** simply means 35% ABV. It is most common for flavored spirits and some higher-proof liqueurs. 70 proof is on the lower end of the scale since proof only measured hard alcohol. This is because spirits are supposed to be higher than beer or wine, both of which are typically below 15% ABV.

## Is there more alcohol in a beer or a shot?

**One 12-oz.** **beer has as much alcohol as** a 1.5-oz. shot of whiskey or a 5-oz. glass of wine.”

## How many beers equal a fifth of vodka?

Beer is also known as Hard liquor because of its quality. And half pint of beer or hard liquor contains four and half drink. So, similarly one pint contains eight and half drinks. In this way, we estimated that a fifth which is equals to 750 ml contains **17 standard drinks** of hard liquor or beer.