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What kind of alcohol got you drunk the fastest?

Discussion in 'Alcohol' started by Nick Anthony, Apr 12, 2015.

  1. Matthodge1

    Matthodge1 Community Champion

    Eight shots? Goodness, you are not a lightweight haha.
  2. karmaskeeper

    karmaskeeper Community Champion

    I agree that Vodka got me drunk off my a$$. I could feel the vodka working it's way through my body. No lie it started at my feet it moved upward it was a warm tingling feeling by the time it reached my head I was drunk. Moon shine was even quicker.
  3. Jenga

    Jenga Active Contributor

    Yeah, born and lived there practically my whole life. It's a bit of a depressing place. Not surprising so many people turn to drink.
  4. SarahWorksAtHome

    SarahWorksAtHome Community Champion

    Like super sweet cough medicine mixed with cheap red wine. It had an after burn (like acid reflux or a warmth to it) but not as strong as moonshine or even a strong grain alcohol. It was so sweet you could barely taste the alcohol. Which is NOT a good thing! LOL. It'll fool you til you hit the floor!
  5. Pswales

    Pswales Member

    My lowest tolerance would probably be to tequila. I have a pretty high tolerance to vodka and whiskey, but those two are also my preferred choices of drink, so it would make sense as to why the tolerance is higher....But even though tequila gets me drunk faster, the other two can hit me harder. with Vodka, one minute I'm fine, and the next I'm done (I'm also a very slow drinker, mind you.)
  6. Aescopri

    Aescopri Active Contributor

    There's science behind this. The AbV (alcohol by volume) percentage is what determines how much pure alcohol is contained in the drink. Here's an image:
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    From the image, you could see that light beer is the least likely to get someone drunk, with only 4.2% AbV. Beers that can be purchased at regular grocery stores like Tiger Beer have a even lower AbV of 1-2%. 14oz of this beer is equivalent to 1.5oz of 80 Proof hard liquor.
  7. L_B

    L_B Community Champion

    I would have to say Fireball. Doing Fireball shots really gets you messed up fast. Of course you are not usually just drinking Fireball. There is usually other alcohol involved so you get pretty wasted. When I do drink I usually just stick with a few beers or a few drinks of vodka.
  8. Adrianna

    Adrianna Community Champion

    You know what shots actually do not do that to me. I've had 5 within an hour and it was like nothing. If I had them with another cocktail it would, but not alone. Long Island ice tea generally does the trick fast. The whole glass is alcohol with a splash of mixers.
  9. Jenga

    Jenga Active Contributor

    That's crazy, shots have always hit me hard. It's hard to imagine them not effecting someone much :S
  10. NanouHammie

    NanouHammie Member

    Where I am from, the developed a liquor called Screech, it will knock your socks off!
  11. msmith14

    msmith14 Member

    Vodka has always been what hit me the fastest. Only 2 or 3 shots would have me stumbling everywhere and acting like a crazy wild woman. Of course I wouldn't stop there, I added many other types of drinks, especially when I was out somewhere. But vodka was definitely my DOC when I knew I wanted to get drunk fast.
  12. anorexorcist

    anorexorcist Community Champion

    I get drunk very easily, but I think that the strongest drink for me it’s vodka and tequila, two shots of those drinks are more than enough for me, but my sister is a strong drinker, she can take about five shots of tequila and she is still not dizzy!