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Q: Do beer and wine have about the same amount of calories?

Tonya says...
Beer has about 204 calories in a pint (454 mL). A light beer has about 137 calories a pint. A glass of dry wine (142 mL), on the other hand, has about 128 calories. And a glass of sweet dessert wine, like icewine, has 236 calories. If you drink a glass of wine before and during dinner, and a sweet wine for dessert, you’re looking at almost 500 calories—and that’s in addition to your meal!

Tonya Rouse Hillenbrand is a certified fitness and nutrition expert, and a former national triathlete and duathlon team member. Send her your health questions here.