# how many beers equal a shot of liquor

One 12 ounces (354 ml)

• ### How many ounces is a shot of beer?

• In terms of alcohol content, the rule of thumb is that 12 ounces of beer is about equivalent to 5 ounces of wine and 1.5 ounces of liquor (the amount in a shot glass). Click to see full answer. Herein, how many beers equal a shot? So, 0.05 * 12 oz is 0.6 oz of alcohol in 12 oz of beer. 80 proof = 40%. The standard shot is 1 oz so 0.4 * 1 = 0.4 oz.

• ### How much alcohol is in a shot of whiskey?

• Whiskeys range from 40-80% ABV in the US, with 80% being the highest legal amount available. However, most average around 40% ABV. As with vodka, tequila, and rum, whiskey has the same amount of alcohol in a 1.5 oz serving as beer does in 12 oz. This means that one shot of whiskey equals one beer. What is a shot of whiskey equivalent to?

• ### How much alcohol is in a 12 oz beer?

• One standard bottle of beer (12 oz) is equal to a single US shot of vodka (1.48 oz). This means that for every shot of vodka you take, you are effectively consuming the same amount of alcohol in one beer.

• ### What is a 12-ounce beer equivalent to in shots?

• A single 12-ounce beer is equivalent to a 1 1/2-ounce shot of hard alcohol, such as whiskey, vodka or rum. This same amount is equivalent to a 5-ounce glass of red or white wine.