A keg is commonly used to store, transport, and serve beer. A keg, or half-barrel contains 15 1/2 gallons (1,984 ounces) of beer. A keg produces 124 pints, 165 twelve-ounce servings or approximately seven cases of beer in 12-ounce cans. Beer kegs are made of stainless steel, or less commonly, of aluminium. A half-barrel keg of beer weighs about 161 pounds. Keg sizes are not standardized, so volumes and measurements can vary slightly between countries.
Kaz Winery - Kenwood, California Now you can be green and rent a keg of whatever wine we have available for you to have for your guests. No bottles to store & trash at the end. This doesn't put glass, corks, capsules and labels into the trash cans and landfills. These are the kegs you get when you have a keg of beer and now you can have them filled with wine. Another idea is to have it at home whenever you want it and it will last for months. Have a fresh glass of wine
An American Gilded Age era, complimentary trade card, c.1890. Advertisement for Anheuser - Busch beer. A patriotic ad with lady holding an American flag. A keg of beer with the Anheuser-Busch beer symbol visible.