Bar Stocking Tips

Now that you’ve figured out how many servings you’ll need for each type of party, you’ll need to figure out how much to purchase to stock your bar.

Check out the following breakdown:

Spirits/Cordials, 1.5 ounce pours:

  • 750ml-16 drinks
  • Liter-22 drinks
  • 1.75L-39 drinks

Wine, still and sparkling, 5 ounce pours:

  • 750ml-5 glasses
  • 1.5L-10 glasses

Beer, 12 ounce pours:

  • 12 ounce beer-1 serving
  • Pony Keg-82 servings
  • Keg (aka ½ barrel)-165 servings
Mixers can be tricky depending on how many ounces your cocktails call for. Use these conversions to help figure out how much you need.

Mixer conversions:

  • Pint-16 ounces
  • 750ml-25 ounces
  • liter-33 ounces
  • 2liter-66 ounces
  • gallon-128 ounces
Don’t want to do the math?! Let Twin Liquors help you figure it all out. Stop by, call or email your neighborhood Twin, and we will be happy to put a proposal together that is a perfect fit! Click here for a list of store locations and email addresses.