A guide to units in drinks

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Pint

Half pint of regular beer, lager or cider

1 Unit

Wine Glass

1 small glass of wine

1 Unit

Shot

1 single measure of spirits

1 Unit

Sherry glass

1 small glass of sherry

1 Unit

Cocktail

1 single measure of apertifs

1 Unit

Pint

Pint of regular beer/cider/lager

2 Units

Big Pint

Pint of premium beer, lager or cider

3 Units

Pop

Alcopop or can/bottle of regular lager

1.5 Units

Can

Can of premium lager

2 Units

Can

Can of super strength lager

4 Units

Wien Glass

Glass of wine (175ml)

2 Units

Wine Bottle

Bottle of wine

 

9 Units

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