Relax manufactures a Riesling and a red wine. Riesling wines come from white grapes, while red wines come from red grapes. Despite the differences in tastes among wines, they all contain about the same nutrition.
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Relax Riesling wine has about 120 calories in a 5-ounce serving. Relax red has about 125 calories in a 5-ounce glass.
Most of the calories from wines come from carbohydrates. Relax red wine has about 4 g of carbohydrates per 5-ounce serving, while the Riesling has about 5.5 g.
The calories in wine do not come from fat. Neither red nor Riesling contain any fat. Even a cup of grapes contains less than 1 g of fat. However, while a small portion of alcohol converts to fat in your body, most of the alcohol converts to acetate in your liver. Acetate replaces fat as a source of fuel for your body, so the calories in Relax wines, and other alcoholic beverages, decrease your ability to burn fat, contributing to weight gain.