serving sizes
of alcoholic beverages

Australia

See drink.

Austria

See Trinkeinheit.

Japan

go, 19.76 grams of ethanol.

United Kingdom

Regulations promulgated under the Weights and Measures Act of 1985 require:

Stamped glasses are a feature of British pub life. The stamp is a picture of a crown, with a measure (such as "pint") above it and a number below. A stamped brim glass is meant to be filled to the brim. A stamped lined glass has a line; the glass is filled to the line. Stamped wine glasses are always of the lined type.

United States

A standard publication of the U. S. Dept of Agriculture/U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services states:

“Count as a drink:

U. S. Dept of Agriculture/U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services.
Nutrition and Your Health: Dietary Guidelines for Americans. 4th edition.
Washington, DC: USGPO, 1995.

Repeated in the fifth edition (2000).

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