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nominal volume

nominal volume (GB)

According to EU Regulation For wine of all quality classes, the nominal volume is expressed in hectoliters (hl), liters (l), centiliters (cc) or milliliters (ml). Different for still wine and sparkling wine the volumes listed below are permitted on the bottle label in liters, with a " e "(Code for calibrated bottle) must be added. Still wine: 0.1 - 0.187 (for airplanes, ships, trains or duty-free shops) - 0.25 - 0.5 - 0.75 - 1 - 1.5 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - (7 explicitly not) - 8 - 9 - 10. Sparkling wine: 0.125 - 0.20 - 0.375 - 0.75 - 1.5 - 3 - 4.5 - 6 - 9. According to the EU Packaging Ordinance, the volume must be "sufficiently constant " be. Deviations of up to 6% from the actual bottle contents are tolerated. The nominal volume must in Austria also on the banderole be included. See also below drum types. bottles and capacity measures,

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