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The Ultimate Guide to Wedding Drinks

So you sent out those save the dates and now you and your fiancé can't wait to make your first toast as newlyweds. But, before you pop any bottles, you have to actually figure out what sips you'll be cheers-ing with all night long. Deciding on the drinks for your wedding is an important part of the planning process. And, it comes with a lot of questions you will need to answer: Should you have a dry wedding? Will you have an open or cash-only bar? What kind of wine and beer do you want to serve? Do you plan to have a champagne toast? Do you want to create a signature cocktail? And, how much alcohol do you actually need to buy for the big day?

From how much alcohol you'll need per person to designing a fun and festive bar, we'll explain everything you need to know about serving and styling drinks on your wedding day. We chatted with bartenders, planners, and alcohol experts to make sure you can keep the libations flowing all night long.