Safe Celebrating

How much alcohol is safe to drink? What is a standard drink? Alcohol is okay when consumed in moderation. Moderate alcohol consumption is defined as having up to 1 drink per day for women and up to 2 drinks per day for men. A “standard drink” is equal to 14 grams of alcohol. This amount of alcohol is typically equal to 12 oz. of beer, 8 oz. of malt liquor, 5 oz. of wine, or 1.5 oz. of distilled spirits or liquor.