Wants to calculate calories in a red wine bottle? Don’t just check the label pasted in a wine bottle, because it doesn’t give you a full report on calories. And estimation of red wine calories is also difficult…
How many calories in red wine? And how to calculate it?
A Bottle of Red Wine is 750ml and the expected calories in the bottle of Red wine is 550-600 approximately. But if you just take a glass of red wine, It has 100-140 calories approximately.
Its just not stop here. Brand name and type of red wine also have a greater impact on calories. You know there are 31 different types of red wine. And all have different calories calculation.
Calories also depend upon the ingredients in the bottle of red.
The main question arises, how you manage your calorie intake from red wine?
From where these calories come from?
To calculate the wine calories, you first know, where these calories come from? What is in the red wine? What ingredients cause these huge calories?
Fermentation of red wine:
During the fermentation process of red wine, the yeast breaks grape juice sugar into alcohol and CO2. But there remains some sugar into it that not break called residual sugar.
SO there are 2 things that cause calories, the first is sugar and the second is alcohol.
After the fermentation, the remaining residual sugar has carbohydrates. This sugar adds 4 calories per gram. A sweet dessert wine has 20 grams of calories in a small serving.
Alcohol contains 7 calories per gram. But it doesn’t contribute as much sugar to the wine. If you are on a low-carbohydrate diet, you can take dry wine.
Calories in a Bottle Vs Glass of Red Wine:
As you already read above, that it depends upon the type of wine you drink, Red wine or White wine. Below you see the full chart description.