Here is a fun little quiz…
How many wine grapes do you think it takes to create ONE bottle of wine?
And the answer is….
Answer: D and E! It takes from 600 to 800 wine grapes (approximately two and a half pounds) to make a bottle of wine.
Source: The California Wine Institute’s Wine Facts and Figures
And…a barrel of wine contains 740 lbs of grapes, equivalent to 59 gallons or 24.6 cases of wine.
Note: Photo of grape clusters via Wikipedia Commons