Question: White Wine and Calories?
So just how many calories are in a glass of white wine?
The number of calories in a glass of white wine, depend on who is pouring the wine. The standard volume of wine used in most nutritional charts is based on a 4 ounce pour. Most white wines run along 25 calories per ounce, with some of the sweet or dessert wines, with higher levels of residual sugar, topping in a bit higher.
Keep in mind that most wine enthusiasts are more generous with their wine pours, and the average glass of wine poured by the consumer rocks out at 5-6 ounces. It's not likely that many wine lovers whip out their measuring cup and notch their glass at the half cup mark, before they pour into their wine glass - I think many would be surprised at just what 4 ounces of wine really looks like!