Champagne Bottle Sizes & How Much Champagne To Order
We get asked a lot about how much champagne to order so we’ve created a quick guide to answer all of these questions. If you were thinking about how much champagne per person at a wedding? How much champagne for a toast? Or how many glasses a bottle of champagne serves, this guide is perfect for you.
Champagne Bottle Sizes
At first all the different sized champagne bottles are quite confusing, is a Jereboam bigger than a Methuselah? Or will a Salmanazar be large enough for my wedding reception? Below is a simple guide to show you the difference between each bottle size and a reference point to how many glasses it will hold.
|Bottle Name||Compared To Standard Bottle||Capacity||No. Of Glasses|
|Split||1/4 bottles||187 ml||2 glasses|
|Half||1/2 bottles||375 ml||3 glasses|
|Standard||1 bottles||750 ml||6 glasses|
|Magnum||2 bottles||1.5 litres||12 glasses|
|Jereboam||4 bottles||3 litres||24 glasses|
|Rehoboam||6 bottles||4.5 ltires||36 glasses|
|Methuselah||8 bottles||6 litres||48 glasses|
|Salmanazar||12 bottles||9 litres||72 glasses|
|Balthazar||16 bottles||12 litres||96 glasses|
|Nabuchadnezzar||20 bottles||15 litres||120 glasses|
How Much Champagne To Order?
It’s all well and good knowing how many glasses each bottle holds but you still need to work out how many bottles you need for your event. Below is a table to work out how much champagne will be needed per person for various different events.
|Event||Glasses Per Head||10||20||50|
|Lunch or Dinner||3 glasses||5||10||25|
|Wedding Reception||1 glass||2||4||9|