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L’ESSENCE DU LAISSEZ-FAIRE

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CONTENT 04 Take the Absinthbar home! 06 Famous Bartenders Institu 08 Bartapa’s 10 Absinth 12 DJ’s playing 15 Absinth cocktails 16 WINTER COCKTAILS 18 Absinthbar Favorites 19 Bartender freestyle 20 The All Time Bar Classics 22 After Dinner cocktails 23 Iced-teas | Shots 24 The Caipirinha Family The Mojito Family 25 Mocktails | Vodka 26 Gin & Genever Cachaça & Rum 27 Tequila 28 Bourbon & Tennesse Whiskey Canadian Whisky Scotch Whisky

29 Single Malt Whisky 30 Irish Whisky | Cognac 31 Armagnac & Calvados Grappa | Eau-de-vie | Pisco 32 Sweet Liquors 33 Waters | Softdrinks 34 GRIMBERGEN 36 Wines by the glass 37 Sparkling wine & Champagnes 39 Aperitifs, Vermouth & Bitters 42 Draft beers | Bottled beers 43 Espresso Lavazza After Dinner Coffee 44 Tea | Oldschool chocolate milk 45 Josephine’s Restaurant & Bar 46 Voucher free “Grimbergen Gold” 47 Stuart Catering

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TE ON TOUR @ JOSEPHINE’S

Our programme as from 7PM till late…

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Dear friends, cocktail-lovers, bartenders, bon-vivants, Classic, modern, simple or complicated cocktails are made here with a lot of love by our head bartender Dieter Van Roy and his team. But it’s time to raise the bar…to bring new cocktail-vibes to Antwerp and to Josephine’s. It’s time to learn more..to enjoy more. That’s why we have invited some of the finest bartenders, mixologists, artists, alchemists and doctors in Europe to shake, stir, swizzle and rock those cocktails at Josephine’s. To make it even more special we open Josephine’s bar especially for you on Monday-nights from 7 PM. Make sure you can be part of these magical nights packed with fantastic drinks, good vibes and great music… We will be ready to serve & surprise!

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Absinth The pride and joy of the Absinthbar, from all over Europe. Use with moderation but enjoy the ride! Served in the bohemian way. Ask your bartender if any new Absinthes have arrived yet! Bairnsfather Absinth (CZ – 55°) € 7.5 This absinth has a lot of thujon (35 mg/l)! The taste is quite bitter with a slightly anis finish. Absinth Lemercier Amer (FR - 72°) € 10 Lemercier is a noble high class absinth from the famous absinth region Fougerolles. Great balance and complex herbal taste with a touch of anis.

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Un Emile “verte” (FR – 68°) € 10 Great artisan product of Pontarlier. Price/quality wise one of the best we have! Doubs Mistyque “Carte d’or” (FR – 65°) € 16 This is a superb ultrapremium absinth distilled in century old alambics in Pontarlier, in the heart of the Doubs region of eastern France, the historical home of absinth. Rocquet (FR – 75°) € 13 The 1797 contains the classic trinity of anis, fennel and wormwood, together with several other herbs, some of which will be found in no other commercially available absinth. This strong absinth is good for the treatment of impotence. François Guy (FR – 45°) € 10 The most popular absinth of Pontarlier. Very accessible to drink! Very soft anis taste!

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Absinth Moulin vert (FR – 68°) A seductive absinth, smooth in flavour yet full in body

€8

Libertine Amer (FR – 68°) € 8.5 The Libertine absinth is made in Fougerolles (France). This absinth has the highest level of thujon and is very popular. Opaline Absinth “Best Absinth 2008” (CH – 68°) € 16 A real Swiss “verte” made with 12 different plants including the famous wormwood of the Val-deTravers. The rebel and diabolic sister of the Clandestine.... Libertine (FR – 72°) € 8.5 This one is quite similar to the previous one only the taste is less bitter.

Fougerolles blanche or verte (FR – 74°/72°) € 12 “La blanche” of Fougerolles is a high quality absinth. Strong and well balanced! “La verte” of Fougerolles is an absinth in which you can recognize the wormwood (absinth herbs) very well. King of spirits (CZ - 70°) € 16 One of the heaviest versions around. Unfiltered Absinth with the wormwood still in the bottle. A strong absinth with a high level of thujon, so only one glass per person a day allowed in our bar! Absinth liquor François Guy (FR - 25°) €7 Nice herbal and intense taste, very great with crushed ice.

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LISTEN TO THE DJ’S Live DJ’s on Fridays and Saturdays! Enjoy your Absinth, cocktail or glass of wine while listening to the DJ sets. On Friday and Saturday a dj collective from Antwerp and Ghent, often including international DJ’s, will see to it that the party vibes are right. The programming can be found on the dj’s playlist at www.absinthbar.be |12|

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OPENING HOURS The bar is open seven days a week, from 11h30 AM until late at night. Cocktails available as from 11h30 AM. More info at info@absinthbar.be |13|

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L’ESSENCE DU LAISSEZ-FAIRE

FROM LEFT TO RIGHT, TOP TO BOTTOM

JENS LAMBRIGTS - BELGIUM | NICO PLINKE - BELGIUM | YOUSSEF BENELHADI - MOROCCO | WIM DEWEERT - BELGIUM PIETER HOUBEN - BELGIUM | KRISHNA KUNWAR - NEPAL | KRISTOF DE LAET | HASEYIN TUNÇ - TURKEY ROBBERT DEDONCKER - BELGIUM | ALBERTO SIGNER - HOLLAND | PAUL BREUKELS - HOLLAND JONATHAN DE KONINCK - BELGIUM | ANNET WEVERS - HOLLAND | NATHALIE IMMENS - BELGIUM COBY GUIJT - HOLLAND | CHANTAL DIERICKX - BELGIUM |ELLEN VAN DER AA - BELGIUM |14|

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Absinth Cocktails Absinth Dream € 8.5 Krishna’s signature cocktail with Bombay Sapphire Gin, pineapple juice, fresh limejuice, almond, bitters and a splash of absinth François Guy. Are you ready for a night in Katmandu?! Absinth Hammer € 9.6 Do you need a fresh wake-up call? This is the perfect solution! A fine mix of Absinth, Eristoff Brut Vodka, fresh orange juice and grapefruit juice. The ladies will love it! Abyssinth € 8.5 A perfect mix of Ketel one lemon vokda, Bacardi Superior Rum, fresh lemon juice, Bols Blue Curaçao and absinth Doubs Mystique. Our own French delight created in Absinthbar. Served straight up!

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Golden Apple € 9.5 A finely crafted cocktail in the spirit of Autumn by our bartender Wim with Calvados, Grand Marnier, apple juice, absinth Moulin Vert with a touch of cinnamon! Moschino € 9.5 This is one hell of a refreshing cocktail for real absinthlovers created by Youssef ! A great mix between Absinth Francois Guy and absinth Janot, coconut, mint, fresh lime juice and honey. Fleur de péché € 9.5 Our newcomer in the absinth cocktail family is created by Donald and brings you a smooth blend of cognac Otard, absinth Moulin Vert with orange juice and a hint of almonds! Delicious!!

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Winter Cocktails

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Chicco di Cafè € 9.50 How about a mix of crushed coffee beans, cognac Otard, Frangelico, Amaretto, Chestnut with a hint of fresh lemonjuice and orangepeel… That’s Youssef ’s warm touch for the winter…

Rock Bottom € 9.00 Our youngster Donald created this rock solid cocktail with calvados Boulard ,Bols Sour Apple, Bols Cacao with a scent of chestnut. You’ll reach the bottom of the glass quick with this one!!

General Jack € 10.00 Yes, our bartender Wim has a thing with Jack Daniels, but that’s good, as you will notice that Jack with Galliano vanilla, fresh lime, Coca Cola and Angostura bitters makes a hell of a cocktail!!

Red Riding Hood € 9.00 Wim’s reminiscence of the wolf and the woods brings you Eristoff vodka and Eristoff Red vodka mixed with Raspberry, fresh lemon juice and a hint of strawberry! A true runner up!

Burro Dorato € 9.50 Our veteran bartender Krishna brings you this out of the ordinary blend of Bacardi Oakheart, Galliano vanilla, Bols Butterscotch with coconut and fresh limejuice. Leaving you with a scent of “golden butter” in the mouth!

End of Summer € 10.00 A fine reminder to the summer that passed from Krishna with Bombay Sapphire gin, orange juice and limejuice with fresh strawberries, fresh cucumber and fresh mint! Nostalgia to those summer ingredients? Then this one’s for you!

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El Morcégo Blanco by Dieter Van Roy

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Another classy cocktail brought to You by our little sister’s head bartender Dieter with Bacardi Superior, Noilly Prat, Bols Dry Orange and Peychauds bitters. A delightfull sippin’ cocktail!

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Absinthbar Favorites

Our all time favorite cocktails Summer of love €9 Top summer cocktail from Youssef shaked with Eristoff brut vodka, batida di coco, pineapple juice, cranberry juice passionfruit and a hint of strawberries

Jungle sex €9 A wild mix of Malibu, Pisang Ambon, Batida and pineapple juice! A real Lady-killer.

Appletini €9 Grey Goose vodka, apple juice, fresh apple and lime juice. Fresh, smooth and fruity martini.

Zombie € 12 And here it is! The most exclusive and explosive cocktail you can find. Big measures of alcohol make you feel like a zombie!

Pornstar Martini €9 Eristoff Brut Vodka, ‘Licor 43’ vanilla liquor, passion fruit and lime juice. The perfect mix of what your night should be. Long, sweet and full of passion!!

Kaboum... lights out! A combination of white & dark Bacardi rum, Apricot brandy, fresh lime juice, grapefruit juice, cane sugar. Finished with a shot of burned French Caribbean rum 62°.

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Bartender Freestyle Bloody Hendricks* € 9.5 A freestyle version of the Bloody Mary created by Krishna with Hendricks gin, fresh cucumber, lemon and tomato juice. Golden Phoenix* € 8.5 This is our “take the Absinthbar Home” cocktail which recieved high points from our tasting team, so we decide to keep it! And it’s our first beer cocktail as well made with Grimbergen Blond, Bombay Sapphire gin or Jim Beam bourbon, fresh ginger, fresh lemon juice and Honey! Stainless Nail* € 9.5 This is a classic tainted cocktail with William Lawson’s whiskey, Drambuie and Carpano Antica Vermut. This is a true sip and enjoy evening cocktail! Scottisch Collins € 11 This cocktail is created by Youssef but perfected by the whole barteam with William Lawsons, licor 43, Bowmore, Ginger and limejuice topped with Schweppes Tonic absinthbar_drinks_011112.indd 19

Mai tai € 9.5 Created by Don the Beachcomber (Waikiki Beach 1933). A combination of white & dark Bacardi rum, Cointreau, pineapple juice and a dash of Angostura. ALOHA FROM HAWAII! Piña colada (Caribbean version) €9 A serious mix of Bacardi Superior Rum, coconut cream, fresh pineapple and pineapple juice. Served in a hurricane glass. Sex on the beach €9 Eristoff Brut Vodka, Amaretto & Peach liquor combined with orange & pineapple juice. Served tall and long! Cointreaupolitan € 8.5 Cointreau, fresh lemon juice and cranberry juice. The stylish and sweeter version of the classic.

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The All Time Bar Classics Rusty nail €9 Great old school cocktail perfectly balanced with William Lawson whisky and famous Scottish liquor “Drambuie”. Served with a zest of orange.

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Zi Zi Coin Coin €8 Cointreau, lemon juice, cane sugar. Served short over ice. Bloody Mary € 8.5 Eristoff Brut Vodka, tomato juice, Worcestershire sauce, Tabasco and a dash of lemon juice. Served short over ice. Amaretto sour €8 Amaretto, lemon juice and sugar cane Fresh and sweet. Just awesome! Cosmopolitan €9 Ketel One lemon vodka, Cointreau, fresh lime juice and cranberry juice. ‘Sex and the City’ made this cocktail famous,

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worldwide amongst ladies! Have a taste to see what all the Fuss is about! The New Orleans Sazerac € 9.5 Created around 1793 and probably the first cocktail ever made. This gentlemen’s drink is based on Jim Beam Rye Whiskey, Otard V.S cognac, perfectly balanced with the traditional bitters. Singapore Sling €9 Created at the Long Bar in the Raffles hotel in Singapore around 1915 by bartender Ngiam Tong Boon. Bombay Sapphire gin, cherry liquor, Cointreau, Dom Bénedictine, fresh lime and pineapplejuice. Served tall in a hurricane glass over ice. Gin Fizz € 8.5 This mid – 19th century classic is brought to you with Bombay Sapphire, fresh lemon juice, sugar cane, topped with soda water. Served short and over ice!

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Black russian €8 Eristoff Brut Vodka and Kahlua. Served short over ice. Also try our white version with cream or milk evt. € 8.5 Tom Collins €9 This cocktail is similar to the Gin Fizz but is build over ice with added bitters and filled up with sodawater so drink it while it’s lively! Americano €8 Originally known as the Milano-Torino and later changed by the Italians who noticed that the American tourists really liked this cocktail! Composed with Campari, Martini Rosso and a splash of soda! Negroni € 8,5 Count Camillo Negroni invented it by asking the bartender to strengthen his favourite Americano with gin instead of the sodawater. We use Bombay Sapphire!

Classic Daiquiri € 8,5 This classic was invented in Cuba and we balance it here with Bacardi Superior, Limejuice and Sugar. Refreshingly good! Martinez € 9,5 The all time favourite of the bar team with a nice blend of Carpano Antica cuvee vermouth, Bombay Sapphire gin, Bols Marashino, chocolate and orange bitters Classic Margarita €9 Camino Real Tequila, Cointreau & lime juice. The perfect combination between salt, sweet and bitter. Manhattan € 8.5 Created at the Manhattan Club in New York in 1874 for Lady Randolph Churchill, mother of Winston. A perfect Classic with Jim Beam Bourbon, Red Vermouth and balanced with bitters. Served straight up! |21|

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Dry Martini € 8.5 Invented in 1911 by a New York bartender called Martini di Taggia who was the head bartender at the fashionable Knickerbocker Hotel. Mixed with Bombay Sapphire gin, Noilly Prat Dry vermouth and garnished with lemon twist or green olive. Old Fashioned €9 1880 Pendennise Club Louisville, Kentucky. The ultimate bartenders drink. A perfect mix of Jim Beam Bourbon, bitters Peychauds and Angostura, orange twist and sugar. Vodkatini € 8.5 James Bond 007’s favorite drink! Eristoff Brut Vodka and Noilly Prat sec. Shaken not stirred! Garnished with green olives. Whisky Sour €9 William Lawson’s Finest Blended, fresh lemon juice and cane sugar which gives a complex flavour!

After Dinner Cocktail Jack on Track € 9.5 A winter spirited cocktail by Wim with Jack Daniels, Bols Cacao,a touch of chestnut, Chocolate bitters and cream. Specials round-up €9 Cognac Otard V.S, Kahlua and Amaretto strongly shaken with Lavazza espresso. Served straight up. Baileys after midnight € 8,5 A sweet blend of Baileys, Kahlua and Frangelico. A nice start after dinner. Espresso Martini €9 Eristoff Brut Vodka firmly shaken with a shot of espresso and sugar syrup. Forget the Vodka Red Bull, this is the connaisseur’s way of combining cafeine and Vodka. Served straight up!

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Screaming orgasm € 8.5 The most wanted smooth cocktail finally at the Absinthbar. Bailey’s, amaretto and Eristoff Brut vodka

Tropical Island Iced Tea € 10 Get wasted in Paradise! Iced Tea with coconutpineapple flavour and Bols Banana will bring you to the next level!

Cookie Crumble €9 A silk smooth after-dinner with rum vanille cream Ponche Kuba, Bols Butterscotch, Licor 43 and Eristoff Vodka! It’s a liquid dessert!!!

Absinth Iced Tea € 12 Bombay Sapphire gin, Dom Benedictine, Francois Guy, Eristoff Brut Vodka, lemon, filled up with Coca-Cola. If Van Gogh would still be alive, this would be his favourite “Afternoon-tea”!

The Iced-Teas Long Island Iced Tea € 10 Bombay Sapphire gin, Bacardi Superior Rum, Camino Real Tequila, Eristoff Brut Vodka, Cointreau, lemon, filled up with Coca-Cola. Served tall over ice. Long Beach Iced Tea € 10 Bombay Sapphire gin, Bacardi Superior Rum, José Cuervo tequila, Eristoff Brut Vodka, Khalua, lime, topped with Cranberry juice. Is served tall and long, over ice.

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Shots B52 €5 Khalua, Baileys, Grand Marnier. B55 €5 Khalua, Baileys, Absinth. Absinth Sour €5 Absinth together with sweet & sour. Rocky Mountain Bearfucker €5 Camino real tequila, Rum, Southern Comfort. |23|

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The Caipirinha Family All Served short over crushed ice.

Caipirinha €8 Cachaça 61 fresh lime, cane sugar. Kiwi Caipirinha € 8.5 Cachaça 61, fresh lime & kiwi, cane sugar. Ocean Caipirinha € 8.5 Cachaça 61, fresh lime, cane sugar with an ocean splash of Bols Blue Curaçao. Strawberry Caipiroska € 8.5 Eristoff Brut Vodka, fresh strawberries, fresh lime, cane sugar.

The Mojito Family

All Mojito’s served tall over crushed ice.

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Mojito Classic €9 Bacardi Reserva, fresh mint, lime, top up with soda water.

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Pink Mojito €9 Bacardi Reserva, fresh mint, lime, top up with cranberry juice. Grey Goose Mojito € 11 A superb & smooth Mojito made with Grey Goose vodka. Perfect for real Vodka Lovers! Passion Mojito € 10 Bacardi Reserva, fresh mint & passion fruit, lime top up with soda water. Appleton Jamaican Mojito € 10 This is the real Caribbean Mojito, baby! This classic is pimped up with Appleton special Jamaican Rum. Mojito “Royal” € 12.5 Bacardi Reserva, fresh mint, lime, filled up with Piper Heidsieck Champagne. Pure luxury!

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Mocktails

non-alcoholic Shirley Temple €6 Ginger Ale, fresh orange juice, fresh lemon juice and grenadine syrup The Cathedral punch €6 Non-alcoholic cocktail with cranberry juice, fresh orange and lime juice filled up with Schweppes Agrum’. Kiwi Cooler € 6.5 Fresh kiwi, lime juice, kiwi crème topped up with sprite.

Vodka Eristoff Brut Vodka Eristoff Red Vodka

€6 €6

Grey Goose l’Originale € 9 (FR) Grey Goose Vodka is crafted from the finest French wheat, with water naturally filtered through champagne limestone, and carefully distilled according to the uncompromising traditions of France’s cognac region. Stolichnaya (RU)

€ 6.5

Nada Colada €6 A soft mix of coconutcream, fresh pineapple and pineapple juice.

The Belvedere (PL)

€9

Ketel One (NL) Ketel One “Citroen”

€9 €9

Safe sex on the beach €6 Fresh peach, Almond , orange and pineapple juice. Remember when sex was safe and motorcycles were dangerous.

Zubrowka Bisonvodka (PL)

€7

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Gin & Genever

Cachaça & Rum

Bombay Sapphire (UK) € 6.5 Tanqueray N°.10 (UK) € 8.5 G’Vine (FR) € 9.5 Hendricks (UK) € 9.5 Geranium (UK) €9

Cachaça 61 (BR) Cachaça Leblon (BR)

Bols Old genever (NL) Young genever (NL) Apple genever Berentzer Wortegemsen lemon genever

€ 3.5 € 3.5 € 3.5 € 3.5

Country names BE Belgium | BR Brazil | CL Chile CU Cuba | CZ Czechia | FR France JM Jamaica | JP Japan MQ Martinique | NL the Netherlands NZ New-Zealand | PL Poland PR Puerto Rico | RU Russia SCO Scotland | UK England VE Venezuela | PE Peru BA Barbados

Bacardi (PR) Superior Rum Bacardi Black Bacardi Oakheart Bacardi Reserva Bacardi 8 años

€6 €8

€6 € 6,5 €7 €7 €9

Ron Diplomatico reserva Beautiful Venezuelan aged rum € 8,5 Seven Tiki €7 A soft aromatic rum made on the Fiji Isles. Appleton Special (JM - golden rum) Appleton Estate Extra 12 Year Old A sensual delight that is to be savored as a sipping rum! (JM - amber rum 43°) Trois Rivières Blanc (MQ) 62° For real men …

€6

€9

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Trois Rivières reserve special (MQ) Super soft top class rum!

€ 11

Millonario Solera 15 Riserva (PE) Gold Medal winner at the International Spirits Awards And Rum Masters Awards in 2009. Do we need to say more?! € 12 Mount Gay Rum Extra Old (BA) This fantastic sipping rum from Barbados is for the real “spicy” rum lovers. A rich oak character is balanced to perfection with notes of ripe banana and toast, followed by vanilla and warm spice € 11

Mount Gay Rum 1703 (BA) The pure luxury rum from Barbados aged between 10 and 30 years. Rich bouquet of oak, leather, toffee and notes of ripe banana, candied fruit and a fantastic soft and long finish. A dream sipping rum! € 25

Tequila Camino Real

€6

Cazadores reposado € 10 Cazadores añejo € 11 Patron silver Patron reposado Patron anejo

€ 11 € 12 € 13

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Bourbon & Tennessee Whiskey

Canadian Whisky

Jim Beam Kentucky straight Bourbon € 6.5 Knob Creek 9 years old Kentucky small batch Bourbon (50°) € 12 Maker’s Mark €8 Kentucky Bourbon softer and a nicer flavour then a traditional Kentucky Bourbon. Jack Daniels Tennessee € 7 Good old Jackie-D., the favourite whiskey of Frank Sinatra. George Dickel Tennessee An amazingly good Bourbon Jim Beam Rye Jack Daniels single barrel

Crown Royal One of Canada’s finest blends!

Scotch Whisky William Lawson’s finest blended

€8

€6

William Lawson’s Scottisch Gold 12 years € 8 Johnnie Walker Gold Label

€ 12

Johnnie Walker Blue Label

€ 24

Dewar’s 12y € 10

€8

Black Grouse smoky blend with an oaky note..

€8 € 7.5

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Single Malt Whisky Laphroaig 10 years € 11 is an all-malt Scotch Whisky from the remote island of Islay in the Western Isles of Scotland. Laphroaig, pronounced “La-froyg”, is a Gaelic word meaning “the beautiful hollow by the broad bay”. Won a Double Gold medal in the 2011 SF World Spirits Competition. Glen Deveron 10 years € 9.5 (Speyside Highland SCO) Overtones of nut oil, notes of fresh plum and a dry finish with a subtle hint of wood. Glenfiddich 12 years (Speyside Highlands - SCO)

€8

Glenmorangie 10 years (Highlands - SCO) €8

The Maccalan 12 years fine oak (Highlands - SCO) €8 Dalwhinnie 15 years (Highlands - SCO)

€9

The Maccalan 18 years fine oak (Highlands - SCO) Superb malt for the real whisky lover! € 20 The Balvenie, Single Barrel 15 years (Speyside - SCO) 15 years old single malt which is drawn from a single Bourbon cask of a single distillation € 15 Lagavullin 16 years (Islay - SCO)

€ 10

Oban 14 years (W-Highland – SCO) € 9.5

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Highland Park 12 years (Orkney Isles- SCO) The most Northern Single malt whisky in Scotland. €9 Bowmore 15 years (43% alc-Islay - SCO) Typical salty seaside Single Malt with beautiful flavours of coffee and chocolate. A bit smokey € 15 Suntori malt whisky 12 years (JP) A superb copy of the finest scotch

€ 17

Irish Whisky Jameson

€6

Cognac Otard V.S € 7.5 This blend of the finest growths is aged in Limousin oak barrels Hennesy VS

€7

Rémy Martin VSOP

€8

Hennesy Fine de cognac

€9

Rémy Martin Coeur de Cognac

€ 12

Rémy Martin XO 85% Grand Champagne

€ 21

Hennessy XO

€ 26

Rémy Martin Extra

€ 35

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Rémy Martin Louis XIII The highest quality Cognac on the market today. 100% Grande Champagne. A blend of eaux-de-vie’s, some more then a century in age, then aged in “tiercons”, barrels that are several hundred years old, in an exclusive cellar € 110

Grappa

Armagnac & Calvados

Eau-de-vie

Armagnac Janneau VSOP Calvados Boulard

Merlot di Nonino

€8

Nonino Antica Cuvée (Gold)

€9

Grappa Cru Fragolino

Poire Williams € 7.5 €9

€ 13

€8

Pisco Pisco Alto del Carmen

€7

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Sweet Liquors Grand Marnier Drambuie Mandarine Napoléon Cointreau Licor 43 Baileys Amaretto di Saronno Kahlua Southern Comfort Sambuca Molinari Elixir d’ Anvers Dom Bénédictine Passoa Safari Frangelico Malibu Batida de Coco Pisang-Ambon

€ 6.5 €7 €7 €6 € 6.5 €6 € 6.5 € 6.5 € 6.5 €6 €6 € 6.5 €6 €6 €6 €6 €6 €6

Ponche Kuba € 6,5 Velvet-creamy combination between rum and vanilla. Perfect on the rocks. Galliano Vanilla Limoncello Averna

€7 €6

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Waters Chaudfontaine (Belgian Ardens - BE) Still and sparkling. € 2.5 Chaudfontaine (Belgian Ardens - BE) Still, medium - sparkling and sparkling. (50 cl) € 4.8

Homemade Ice Tea Made from different tea blends with fresh limes, lemons and ginger and served in a big glass!! You don’t wanna miss out on this one! € 3.5 Schweppes Indian Tonic Grapefruit Agrum

€ 2.7 € 2.7 € 2.7

San Pellegrino (IT) (50 cl)

€5

Gini

€ 2.7

Panna (IT) (50 cl)

€5

Canada Dry (Ginger-ale)

€ 2.7

Softdrinks Coca-Cola Coca-Cola Light Coca-Cola Zero Fanta Sprite

€ 2.5 € 2.5 € 2.5 € 2.5 € 2.5

Minute Maid Apple, Orange, Tomato, Grapefruit, ACE, Apple & cherry € 2.7 Nestea

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€ 2.7

Thomas Henry Tonic Water Ginger Beer

€ 3.50 € 3.50

Bionade € 2.9 A non-alcoholic beverage brewed with organic ingredients with a choice of Elderberries or Ginger-orange flavor! Fristi Cécémel Red Bull Fresh orange juice

€ 2.7 € 2.7 €4 € 4.2

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A tAste As rich As its history GriMBerGeN BLoNDe (6,7°) With a slightly fruity flavour, Grimbergen Blonde offers you a great balance between sweetness and bitterness. Its full, round flavour makes it a highly popular beer.

GriMBerGeN DoUBLe (6,5°) This beer, with a dark red colour close to that of a Burgundy, has a very full bittersweet taste with a subtle hint of caramel. This makes it a generous double-fermented beer.

GriMBerGeN GoLD (8°) Grimbergen Gold 8° is a strong blonde beer full of character thanks to aromatic hops, refermented in the bottle and yet very accessible.

GriMBerGeN triPLe (9°) A beer with a deep ochre colour and a generous, full-bodied, bittersweet taste. Its typical “triple” flavour comes from light brown sugar and a subtle mixture of sweet and bitter hops.

GriMBerGeN oPtiMo BrUNo (10°) This dark amber beer has a flavour that is both sweet and bitter, and exceptionally round, with a powerful, alcoholic finish due to its substantial density. Double fermentation gives it a perfect balance between hops and malt.

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Wines White

Delheim – Chenin Blanc South Africa 2009/2010 This Chenin Blanc with Colombard, will pleasantly surprise you with its fresh character, its flexibility, and its touches of sweet pineapple. An ideal summer wine and a companion for salads or light meals. Glass € 4.5 Pichet 0,5L € 17 - Bottle € 25

Red

Louis Felipe Edwards Carmenere Chile Delightfully smooth blackcurrant and cherry caracters with a hint of peppers Glass Pichet 0,5L Bottle

€5 € 18.5 € 27.5

Luc Pirlet Vin de Pays d’Oc à Douzens • Sauvignon Blanc (white) • Chardonnay (white) • Merlot (red) • Cabernet Sauvignon (red) • Syrah (rosé) Glass Pichet 0,5L Bottle

€ 3.8 € 14 € 19

Chateau La Brie, Bordeaux, France Semillon, Sauvignon & Muscadelle (sweet white wine) Glass Pichet 0,5L Bottle

€ 3.8 € 14 € 19

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Sparkling wine & Champagnes Santa Margherita Prosecco D.O.C. EXTRA DRY This elegant Prosecco with its pleasant nose and beautiful sparkle will certainly surprise you with its softness of taste and good length of aftertaste. Real Italian class! Glass Bottle

€6 € 30

3B- Filipa Pato Spumante Rosé A lovely rose-spumante from Portugal. Very fresh, sparkling with soft pleasant finish. Perfect as an aperitif. Bottle

€ 34

Piper-Heidsieck Cuvee Brut The perfect dry pre-dinner drink! Glass Bottle

€ 9.5 € 60

Bollinger “Spécial Cuvée” Brut Thé Champagne for a celebration. Bottle

€ 70

Piper-Heidsieck Cuvee Brut Magnum 1.5l This champagne will help you have a big party! Bottle

€ 115

Piper-Heidsieck Brut Rosé Sauvage Perfect for every occasion. Bottle

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Dom Pérignon 1998 One of the best Dom Pérignon’s of the last century! Bottle

€ 195

Bollinger RD 1997 This is not a Champagne but a fantastic experience! Bottle

€ 190

Piper-Heidsieck RARE millesimé 1999 A gold medal in the decanter. 94/100 in the Wine Spectator. This is a remarkable Champagne only for those who want the best. Bottle

Piper-Heidsieck RARE millesimé 1988 Sophisticated and incredibly pure Champagne made of Chardonnay and pinot noir. For true connaisseurs, a fantastic extravaganza! Bottle

€ 450,00

€ 225

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Aperitifs, Vermouth & Bitters

introduced it in 1934. It has a dry, fruity taste, and is an unusual good aperitif, best served chilled.

SHERRY OF PEDRO DOMECQ

Taylor’s Red

This Sherry house was founded back in 1730, making it one of the oldest commercial establishments in the region. Dry Medium Dry

€ 3.8 € 3.8

PORTS OF TAYLORS 300 years’ experience, that counts. Grapes grown on the steep and rocky slopes of the Upper Douro, making it a Port to remember. Taylors ́s White

€4

Taylor’s are pioneers of this exciting style, having

€4

is aged for four years in cask to produce the perfect taste: rich, fruity and elegant. PORTS OF MORGADIO DA CALÇADA This is a highclass production of Dirk Niepoort situated in the region of Quinta de Romaneira. Tawny Reserva This port gives you a flavour of very ripe fruits (figs and grapes) but also dry fruits (almonds and nuts), caramel and coffee. € 4.8

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LBV (Late bottled Vintage) This port consists of a blend of wines with an average age of 70 years old. The aroma is fine and has a touch of ripe fruits. Really soft tannins and very elegant in flavour € 5.8 Pineau des Charentes Reynac

€ 3.8

DESSERT WINES FROM MASSANDRA The Crimean oldest winery Massandra has been producing fine wines for more than 110 years and has won international acclaim for their exceptional quality. The winery was built in 1894 – 1897 near Yalta, Crimea, Ukraine. The subtropical air climate of the region and the protective shields of mountain chains create unique conditions for the

production of high quality fortified and dessert wines. Massandra Rose Muscat Made from the Rose Muscat grape that grows in the state farm since 1955. Aged in oak casks for two years this wine has a deep rich, classical bouquet with hints of rose petals and rich honeyed hues. This dessert wine is a wonderful companion for cheese and “light” desserts. € 6.5 Black Doctor This fine red dessert wine of high quality is sparked with ruby glints and its bouquet is finely balanced with full harmonious velvet chocolate and coffee with hints of currants, prunes, vanilla and cocoa. Ideal for dark and fruity desserts. € 6.5

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Martini There is a beauty in Martini like no other drink. A true Italian icon created by over 140 years of dedication and passion. Martini Bianco Martini Rosso Martini Rosato Martini Extra Dry Martini GOLD by Dolce&Gabbana

€ 3.8 € 3.8 € 3.8 € 3.8 € 6.7

Noilly Prat sec € 3.8 Campari €5 Pimm’s N° 1 €5 Kirr €4 Kirr Royal € 9.5 Ricard de Marseille €5

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Draft beers Maes pils (25 cl)

€ 2.6

Grimbergen Blond (33 cl)

Brugs Whitebeer (25 cl)

€ 3.9

“Bolleke” De Koninck (25 cl)

€ 2.8

Mort Subite Kriek (25 cl) Mort Subite Framboise (25 cl) Mort Subite Geuze (25 cl)

Bottled beers Cristal 1928 premium luxery beer (33 cl)

€ 3.5

Grimbergen Gold 8° € 3.9 a strong, fair beer of high fermentation that is refermented in the bottle. It has a fine hop body with bitter, character-full aftertaste.

Trappist Chimay Blauw (33 cl)

€ 2.8 € 2.8 € 2.8 € 2.8 €4

Maes Non-alcoholic (25 cl) € 2.5 Duvel (33 cl) Vedett (33 cl) Extra Blond beer

€4 € 3.4

Grimbergen Dubbel (33 cl) € 3.9 Grimbergen Tripel (33 cl) € 3.9 Grimbergen Optimo Bruno (33cl) € 3.9 |42|

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Espresso Lavazza

After Dinner Coffee

Coffee € 2.5 Also known as the Belgian coffee, strong thus ideal for the daytime! Ristretto € 2.5 Half of an espresso, strong in taste but won’t keep you awake! Espresso(small) € 2.5 This small Italian coffee has all the full flavors and aromas of the coffee bean! Double espresso € 4.5 Strong in taste with double the caffeine boost!! Café Latte € 2.8 Hot milk in a big glass filled with a big coffee Cappuccino € 2.8 The classic espresso in a big cup filled with steamed milk Latte Macchiato € 2.8 Steamed up milk finished with a shot of espresso Espresso Macchiato € 2.6 Also known as the mini cappuccino

Appelmans coffee (Calvados)

€7

Antwerp coffee (Elixir d’ Anvers)

€7

Irish coffee (Jameson Irish Whisky) € 7 Italian coffee (Amaretto)

€7

Spanish coffee (Licor 43)

€7

Mexican coffee (Kahlua)

€7

Baileys coffee

€7

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Tea Earl Grey supreme € 2.3 For lovers of Earl Grey! Very fine quality tea with bergamot. Japanese Sencha € 2.3 Is a green tea, specifically one made without grinding the tea leaves. English Black Tea Thé traditional English tea

€ 2.3

Pomegranate Oolong € 2.3 Extra large Ti Quan Oolong leaves brewed together with spicy pomegranate. Dragon Pearl Jasmine € 2.3 This tea is truly a masterpiece. The beautiful little hand-rolled pearls have been brewed softly with the essence of Jasmine flowers.

0rganic Green tea with mint A traditional and popular blend of organic green tea with mint. Fresh mint tea

€ 2.3

€3

Fresh made Tchai € 3,5 A blend of selected teas with milk and spices such as cardamom, cinnamon, star anise and clove. The new hot drink of this winter!!

Oldschool chocolate milk That sweet hot Cécémel with fresh & sexy cream on top! € 2.8

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Josephine’s restaurant & bar is located at the south side of Antwerp, near the Vlaamse and Waalse Kaai. The interior is vintage- chic which creates a warm and homely atmosphere. Chef Marcellino Moortgat serves a classical Belgian/ French cuisine with an international touch. He prefers to work with fresh and seasonal products.

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VOUCHER* In the cosy bar Dieter Van Roy serves you beautiful cocktails, great champers and its close cousins, wines by the glass and a nice beer selection. Specialties of the house are “Josephine’s perfumed martinis”, delicious martinis that have been flavoured with aromas.

NOVEMBER 2012 *ONLY VALID FROM THE 1ST OF . 2013 IL APR OF 30ND THE IL UNT MEAL ONE VOUCHER PER PERSON PER OTHER OFFERS. WITH D BINE COM BE ’T CAN AND COPIES ARE NOT ALLOWED!

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of character thanks Grimbergen Gold 8° is a strond blonde beer full yet very accessible. and bottle to aromatic hops, refermented in the

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“DETAILS MAKE THE DIFFERENCE” Stuart Catering is a guarantee for an experience on location with you as the guest playing the leading part. With our Fine Food Catering we offer service with style and quality, a detailed and original approach with the best ingredients. Our Cocktail Catering provides superb bar setups, top cocktails or ‘mocktails’ and a healthy dose of show. When making classic or modern cocktails we never lose sight of tradition and love for the trade.

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