You must be 21 years of age to enter this website.

Please enter your year of birth.

Wine Party Planning

Wine Entertaining 101

How Much?


Use our Host Calculator to determine how many bottles of wine you’ll need for your gathering. Knowing how many standard wine-glass servings are in each bottle will help you plan an accurate count.

750ml = five servings

750ml sparkling wine = six servings

1 case (12 750ml bottles) = 60 servings

Red, White or sparkling?


You may already know what your guests like to drink. Be sure to also consider the following
when you decide what types of wine to buy.

What temperature should I serve my wine?


Use these general guidelines to ensure you serve wine at the best temperatures.

Whites and rosés: 55-60°F, refrigerated for a few hours

Reds: 60-65°F, refrigerated for 15 minutes

Sparkling wines: 45°F, refrigerated, then kept on ice between pours