Calories in Beer

Please see the table below for the Calories in Beer and related nutritional information such as the fat, protein and carbohydrate content. This is the best way of judging the Calorie content when potion sizes can vary. In addition, don’t forget that these figures can and will go up based on your particular method of preparation. These values are from the USDA nutrition database SR18.

Popular Types of Beer Fat(g) Carbs(g) Prot(g) Calories
Regular Beer
1 can 12.64 1.64 153
1 bottle (12 fl oz) 12.65 1.64 153
1 small pitcher (32 fl oz) 34.08 4.42 413
Light Beer
1 can 5.81 0.85 103
1 bottle (12 fl oz) 5.81 0.85 103
1 small pitcher (32 fl oz) 15.74 2.30 278
Root Beer
1 can (12 fl oz) Regular 39.22 152
1 can (12 fl oz) Diet 0.36
Popular Brands of Beer Fat(g) Carbs(g) Prot(g) Calories
Budweiser (1 bottle serving)
Regular Beer 10.20 0.90 133
Light Beer 3.20 0.70 95
Ice Light Beer 6.50 0.80 110
Miller (1 bottle serving)
Genuine Draft Beer 13.10 1.00 143
High Life Beer 31.10 1.00 143
Lite Beer 3.20 0.50 96
Coors (1 bottle serving)
Original Beer 10.60 1.20 142
Light Beer 5.00 0.70 102
Dry Beer 6.00 122
Other Brands (1 bottle serving)
Heineken Beer 11.50 1.50 150
Red Stripe Jamaican Ale Beer 14.00 1.00 153
Michelob Ultra Light Beer 2.60 0.60 95
Amstel Light Beer 5.00 1.00 95

Calories in Alcohol

In the tables below are the Calories in Alcohol. The tables are separated by type: Beer, Wine, Spirits and Cocktails.

Types of Alcohol Fat(g) Carbs(g) Prot(g) Calories
Beer (1 can or bottle serving)
 Regular Beer 12.64 1.64 153
 Light Beer 5.81 0.85 103
Wine (5 fl oz serving)
 Red Wine 3.84 0.10 125
 White Wine 3.82 0.10 122
 Table Wine 4.03 0.10 124
Spirits (1 shot or jigger 1.5 fl oz)
 Bourbon 0.04 105
 Brandy 96
 Gin 110
 Rum 97
 Tequila 97
 Vodka 97
 Whiskey 0.04 105
Mixed Drinks Fat(g) Carbs(g) Prot(g) Calories
 Bourbon and Soda 0.05 106
 Gin and Tonic 0.04 15.77 0.04 171
 Rum and Cola 0.11 15.32 0.17 154
 Scotch and Soda 0.04 105
Popular Cocktails
(1 cocktail)
Fat(g) Carbs(g) Prot(g) Calories
 Bloody Mary 0.09 4.88 0.75 123
 Caipirinha 0.15 16.62 0.55 263
 Cape Cod 0.10 12.86 148
 Daiquiri 0.04 4.21 0.04 113
 Grasshopper 3.59 15.31 0.90 164
 High Ball 0.05 104
 Kamikaze 0.16 15.40 0.09 178
 Long Island Iced Tea 0.06 9.87 0.12 138
 Mai Tai 0.14 29.76 0.05 309
 Manhattan 2.07 0.03 129
 Margarita 0.08 10.67 0.05 168
 Martini 0.40 0.01 160
 Mint Julep 4.21 156
 Mojito 0.04 24.94 0.14 217
 Seabreeze 0.16 19.86 0.16 177
 Screwdriver 0.11 18.49 1.17 181
 Tequila Sunrise 0.17 14.77 0.58 189
Other Common Suggestions Fat(g) Carbs(g) Prot(g) Calories
 1 glass Champagne 2.80 0.07 87
 1 glass Liqueur 0.06 8.84 0.01 71
 1 punch cup Alcoholic Fruit Punch 0.03 7.85 0.14 74
 Frozen Daiquiri 0.16 16.82 0.14 196
 Sangria 0.07 22.59 0.27 173

Low Calorie Alcoholic Drinks

It always happens. You get on a diet, or a workout program. Its going great, and you are starting to see results.

But just at that point, you get invited to an event that you just can’t avoid. It could be a friends birthday. It could be an office party. Either way, you have no choice. You now have to deal with going out and having a drink or two.

Fortunately there is no need to worry. Go through this list of low calorie alcoholic drinks and be prepared before you get to the venue. The lists and recommendations are separated into four categories. Wine, Beer, Spirits and Cocktails. Depending on your preference or what you think will be available, note down some choices. [Read more…]