Volume of Various Types of Containers for Wine and Spirits


Volume of Various Types of Containers for Wine and Spirits

Courtesy Wired, November 2012, page 56.
Edited by David Barth 26 December 2013.

VOLUME OF CONTAINERS FOR WINE & SPIRITS, BY SIZE
CONTAINER NAME VOLUME
IN LITERS
Magnum 1.5
Jeroboam 3
Flagon 3.785
Rehoboam 4.5
Methuselah 6
Salmanazar 9
Nebuchadnezzar 15
Rundlet 68.2
Tierce 159
Barrique 225
Hogshead 239
Firkin 318
Butt 477


VOLUME OF CONTAINERS FOR WINE & SPIRITS, ALPHABETICALLY
CONTAINER NAME VOLUME
IN LITERS
Barrique 225
Butt 477
Firkin 318
Flagon 3.785
Hogshead 239
Jeroboam 3
Magnum 1.5
Methuselah 6
Nebuchadnezzar 15
Rehoboam 4.5
Rundlet 68.2
Salmanazar 9
Tierce 159