A couple of glass of alcohol won't hurt, while you are taking doxycycline. Just separate the dose from when you drink alcohol, to ensure that the antibiotic is absorbed properly.
However, chronic consumption of alcohol may cause faster elimination of doxycycline and it may not work as well.
You may also be interested in this article about Antibiotics and Alcohol: https://www.drugs.com/article/antibiotics-and-alcohol.html
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