How much did you drink at your wedding?

posted 3 years ago in Reception
Post # 48
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2017

I’m definitely going to want to drink, but my issue is usually not eating enough BEFORE that! So we’ve tried to plan out a yummy breakfast and lunch so that there’s a solid ‘base’ in haha. Knowing our friends, there will be lots of shots towards the end of the night :S

Post # 49
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2016

I had a couple glasses of champagne and then 1 or two glasses of wine.  I don’t think I actually finished any of the drinks completely though.  I’d get part-way through and then leave to go talk to people or dance and my drink would disappear.

 

Also, good call on drinking only white drinks.  I totally spilled wine all over myself because I knocked it over while trying to shake the photographer’s hand.  Luckily, it was white wine, and my dress was ivory.  No one noticed a thing!

Post # 50
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: December 2016

I had a few drinks but was by no means drunk. I had a glass of champagne whilst getting ready and another in the limo on the way to the ceremony. I had another glass during the photos with our bridal party (which I didn’t finish, as it went warm – yuck!). I’m actually not 100% sure how many glasses I had at the reception, as the waitstaff kept topping off my glass whenever they walked past, but I spent a lot of time socialising so my glass was often left forgotten.

Post # 51
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Honey bee
  • Wedding: September 2015 - Hotel Ballroom

I think I had maybe four drinks total. Two with dinner, two throughout the evening afterwords. I did NOT want to get drunk at my own wedding. 

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