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How many calories are in a glass of wine?

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The amount of calories that are in a glass of wine depends on the type of wine and how many ounces are in the glass. A 6-ounce glass of wine with 12 percent alcohol by volume has about 126 calories, according to NHS Choices.

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How many calories are in a glass of wine?
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According to About.com, an ounce of wine, whether white or red, generally has 25 calories, with 4 ounces having 80 to 100 calories. However, many restaurants tend to pour 5-ounce servings of wine, not 4-ounce servings. Thus, a restaurant glass of wine may have 125 calories. Some drinkers may pour 6 ounces when they serve themselves.

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