Helpful Hints for Party Planning


The Basic Bar Set Up

How much liquor should you buy?
Product
(750 ml bottles)
10 - 30
guests
30 - 40
guests
40-60
guests

60 - 100
guests

White Wine 5 6 6 7
Red Wine 5 5 6 7
Champagne 4 5 6 6
Vermouth 1 1 1 1
Vodka 2 3 3 4
Rum 1 1 2 2
Gin 1 1 1 1
Scotch 1 1 1 1
Whiskey 1 1 2 2
Bourbon 1 1 2 2
Tequila 1 1 1 1
Brandy/Cognac 1 1 1 1
Cordials/Aperitif 2-3 2-3 3 3
Beer (12oz) 48 72 72  

 

How Many Supplies Should I Buy?
Product
750 ml bottles
10 -30 
guests
30 -40 
guests
40 - 60 
guests
60 - 100
guests
Club Soda (2 liter) 3 3 4 5
Ginger Ale (2 liter) 2 2 2 3
Cola (2 liter) 3 3 3 4
Diet Cola (2 liter) 2 2 3 3
Lemon Lime Soda (2 liter) 2 2 3 3
Tonic Water (2 liter) 2 2 2 3
Tomato (quart) 2 2 3 3
Grapefruit (quart) 2 2 3 3
Orange (quart) 2 2 3 3
Cranberry (quart) 2 2 3 3