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- Patjoy - 06-05-2006 01:11 PM

I usually buy the gallon jug of port. Would you know the calories in a 6 oz glass?
Pat


- Innkeeper - 06-05-2006 02:41 PM

Hi Pat and welcome to the Wine Board. Don't the exact amount, but you would only get about a third as much with a gallon of Hearty Burgundy or any other red table wine for that matter. Port and other dessert wines are not for dieters.


- Patjoy - 06-10-2006 02:55 PM

Thank you.
I just wish they would print calories on wines.


- Thomas - 06-10-2006 03:41 PM

Patjoy,

For a general rule: 5 oz. of wine runs between 90 and 120 calories, depending upon the sugar content. Port is sweet.


- Patjoy - 06-10-2006 06:32 PM

Foodie, thank you so much for answering this.
Wouldn't it be nice if they had the calories on all bottles? Or maybe not, we might not drink as much.