how much to buy?

For receptions you can count on each person having:

Glasses
1
1/2

glasses

1 hour reception

If you’re hosting an appetizer hour, count on each guest having 1.5 glasses.

Bottle
1/2

bottle
per person

3-4 hour reception

For a 3 or 4 hour event, anticipate ½ bottle per person (plus extra for the host!).

Bottles
10 = 6
peoplebottles
new year's eve

For 10 people ringing in the New Year, plan on 6 bottles.

Cases
150 = 4
peoplecases
for your wedding

For wedding toasts, figure four cases (48 bottles) for every 150 people.

extra

Have extra bottles of Michelle at the end of your event? Not to worry. Because we use méthode champenoise, it will last a year or two so long as it is stored in a cool, dark place. Next time your friends are over, you’ll have bubbles to share.