How Many Shots in a Pint?

What is a Pint?

Generally, quarter pints, half pints, and pints are available in liquor stores. A quarter pint is 100 ml (3.4 oz). A half quarter is double that. Lastly, the pint-sized liquor bottle contains 375 ml or 12.7 oz.

How Many Shots in a Pint?

A standard pint-sized liquor bottle has 12.7 oz, you usually get 8 shots. If you pick up a quarter pint, you get 2 shots. A half pint contains 4 shots.

What about the number of shots in a pint glass? When you divide 16 oz by 1.5 oz, you get 10.6, meaning that there are 10.6 shots in a pint glass.

How Many Shots are in a Pint of Vodka?

In the United States, you get 10.6 shots of vodka in a pint glass. In the UK, a single pint of vodka yields 18.9 shots, while a pint of vodka in Italy is equal to 11.8 shots.

How Many Shots in a Can of Beer?

You know that a single can of beer is 12 oz. If one shot is equal to 1.5 oz, then there are about 8 shots of beer in a can. This more or less coincides with a pint of vodka (12.7 oz bottle) yielding about 8 shots.

Drinking 8 shots of beer, which is the equivalent to one bottle of beer, is going to be less intoxicating than 8 shots of vodka. Use that knowledge however you wish!