It’s Sunday evening, it’s just started to rain a little bit, Match of the Day is streaming on my laptop… and I’m wondering just what in the name of FSM is a Nebuchadnezza?
The capacity of a wine bottle in litres is followed by the number of standard size bottles contained:
Standard Wine Bottle holds .75 litres of wine. One bottle of wine.
A Magnum Wine Bottle holds 1.5 litres of wine. Two bottles of wine.
A Jeroboam Wine Bottle holds 3 litres of wine. Four bottles of wine.
A Rehoboam Wine Bottle holds 4.5 litres of wine. Six bottles of wine.
A Methuselah Wine Bottle holds 6 litres of wine. Eight bottles of wine.
A Salmanazar Wine Bottle holds 9 litres of wine. Twelve bottles of wine.
A Balthazar Wine Bottle holds 12 litres of wine. Sixteen bottles of wine.
A Nebuchadnezzar Wine Bottle holds 15 litres of wine. Twenty bottles of wine.