New drinks calculator launched

New drinks calculator launched

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Have you ever wondered how many calories are in your drink? How much do you usually spend on alcohol? Are you drinking more than the HSE low-risk guidelines for alcohol consumption? In two quick steps, our drinks calculator can help you find out the answer to each of these questions and better understand your drinking habits.

Step one

Log onto our website to access the calculator.

Step two

Input the number of drinks consumed from the choices listed – pint of beer, 150ml glass of wine, pub measure of spirits (35.5ml). Click the ‘calculate’ button and your results will appear on the next screen outlining the approximate:

  • number of standard drinks
  • calorie content
  • financial cost

Your feedback matters

Let us know how we could improve your experience using the calculator! As the first version we know that it’s not perfect, so we want to hear from you on how we could make it better and more useful in the future. A pop-up form will appear on the results page so we actively encourage you to complete this with your feedback.

Try out the drinks calculator now

Please note: The drinks calculator is intended to provide general information only and, as such, should not be considered as a substitute for advice from a registered health professional.