Party Planning Suggestions

Use this party planning guide to do some pre-planning, then come in to see one of Sherlock’s helpful consultants for food and wine pairings as well as pricing out your soiree. Make sure you always have enough drinks on-hand for your guests.

One drink is equal to …

  • 1.5 ounces of liquor
  • 5 ounces of wine, or
  • 1 – 12 ounce beer.

Drinks per Person

The majority of parties and receptions run from 2 to 4 hours. You will need to plan on an average of 3 drinks per person for the first 2 hours.

2 Hour Party Drink Planner

The total drinks are divided equally amongst wine, beer & spirits. If you will not be serving spirits, you will need to increase the amount of wine and beer.

1 bottle of spirits = 3 bottles of wine = 1 case of beer

Party Planning Measurements: