# FAQ: How Much Beer Is In A Half Barrel?

## How many cases are in a half barrel of beer?

Half Barrel That means you can get 165 12 oz. beers from it, or 124 16 oz. beers. If for some bizarre reason you’re buying a keg to fill growlers, you can fill 31 of them (of the standard 64 oz.

## How many 24 packs of beer are in a keg?

A standard US 1/4 keg holds 7.75 gallons of beer or 3 1/2 cases of beer (75 beers). A standard US 1/6 keg holds 5.16 gallons of beer or 2 ½ case of beer (60 beers).

## How many kegs do I need for a 150 person wedding?

“If you plan on about one drink per hour per guest for a 150-person reception that lasts 5 hours, you’d need around 750 drinks.” So that would mean, if you’re only serving beer, you could use up to six kegs or nearly 30 24-packs of bottles or cans.

## What is a Pony keg?

1/4 barrel = 7.75 gallons = 62 pints = 83 12oz bottles (Pony Keg)

## How long does beer last in a keg?

For a properly stored keg in a kegerator, how long the beer will remain fresh will depend on the style of beer. Pasteurized beers can stay fresh from three to six months. For non-pasteurized beers, you can expect the keg to stay fresh approximately two months.

## What is a 6 barrel keg?

The sixth-barrel keg is the thinnest keg of all of the standard sizes and totals to 5.16 U.S. gallons (19.53 liters) in volume. Like the quarter-barrel, sixth-barrel kegs are often used for small-batch or limited edition brews or for taprooms that need to conserve horizontal space.

## How much soil do I need for 1/2 barrel?

A standard half barrel will hold around 4 cubic feet of soil, but we used roughly 3 for ours because the plants we put in it had rather large root balls. We used a moisture control potting soil which ran us about \$14 at Home Depot.

## How much soil do I need for a half wine barrel?

Half barrels need about 100 litres of potting mix which, depending on the brand, is about four bags. Choosing a premium potting mix is more important than any other step when planting in containers.

## How many cans of beer are in a keg?

There are approximatly 165 cans (12oz) beers in a standard 15.5 gallon keg.

## How much is a beer keg worth?

At 30 pounds empty weight, a typical stainless steel keg might be worth around \$24 (January 2013 scrap price for 304 stainless steel of ~80 cents per pound). While the price of scrap fluctuates, recent history has shown that the scrap value of a keg is easily the same or higher than a typical \$20-30 deposit.