Bistro Vine – Ala-Carte Menu 2017

Drinks to wet the appetite (or to just drink)
Caperitif & swaan tonic-From AA Badenhorst wines an SA vermouth style drink served with his own tonic
Negroni- Gin, Martini Rosso, Campari & orange
Kir Royal-South African MCC with Crème de cassis

Starters
Fresh Luderitz Medium sized oysters with red onion Mignonette sauce 26 each
Snails (6) served in a lightly curried cream & blue cheese sauce 80
Duck liver pate served with cranberry jam & baguette 80
Chicken livers pan-fried with bacon, chilli, tomato and marscarpone cheese 75
Calamari pan-fried with onion, sweet chilli, cream & egg noodles 80
Mozzarella cheese, basil pesto, tomatoes, spring onions with balsamic black olive reduction 80
Wild mushrooms on crostini with Creamy truffle dressing rocket lettuce & parmesan cheese 80

Eat these dishes as a starter or main course

Moules frites- Fresh Saldanah bay mussels cooked in its own stock with cream, herbs, white wine, leeks, celery served with French fries & home made mayonnaise
Starter: 85 Main: 145

Pork belly, squid & chorizo- sliced pork belly, chorizo sausage & calamari fried together with sweet chilli, lemon, cherry tomatoes, chilli & parsley
Starter: 85 Main: 145

Steak tartar: raw beef combined with egg yolk, fried capers, onions, Worcestershire sauce, tomato sauce and parsley
Starter: 85 Main: 135
Salads half 75 full 95

Pear & blue cheese- Slices of caramelized pear, tomato, cucumber, avocado (seasonal), blue cheese, lettuce & pecan nuts with a rosemary buttermilk dressing

Bistro salad- Lettuce, tomato, boiled egg, cucumber, rabiola cheese with basil pesto, avocado (seasonal), lemon & thyme vinaigrette

Main course

Seafood Linguine with cream, white wine, prawn meat, calamari, mussels & parmesan cheese 175

Truffle linguine– wild mushrooms, mushroom stock, onions, white wine, cream, Parmesan cheese & white truffle oil 125

Bouillabaisse- (Our interpretation of this famous Marseille dish)
Mussels, calamari, clams, line fish & prawn pieces in a tomato, white wine, saffron, fennel and prawn stock gravy with stock vegetables –served with toasted baguette 215

Beef fillet au Poivre- fillet medallions crusted in pepper, flamed in brandy finished with cream served with Boulangere potato bake 195

Pure beef burger- Beef burger with tomato relish served with French fries & tempura onion rings 95

Steak frites- Sirloin steak (300g) & French fries with your choice of: Creamy pepper sauce/ Café du Paris butter/red wine & mushroom sauce 165

Pork chop- Roasted with apple, mustard, soya sauce, honey and thyme (choose a side) 145

Duck confit- 2 duck legs cooked overnight in their own fat served with salsa verde, braised red cabbage & apple and sweet potato R185

Deboned half chicken- Pan roasted with butter, rosemary salt & black pepper (choose a side) 125

Salmon- Seared salmon served on a lightly curried yoghurt sauce with mint pesto & lemon confit (choose a side) R195

Sides
Side salad 40 Green beans & almonds 35 sweet potato chunks 35 French Fries 35 Ratatouille 35 Baby potatoes & bacon 35

Desserts 75 each
Orange & Amarula crème brulee
Dulce de leche (caramel) pannacotta with raspberry cream
Belgium chocolate tart with orange
Peanut butter semi fredo with crushed meringue
Bitter lemon tart with rooibos syrup & vanilla ice cream
Drinks page

Dessert wine
Vergelegen ‘straw wine’ 55

Ports & sherry
Gonzalez Byass Solera sherry(Spain) 50
Ramos Pinto Porto LBV 2009 (Portugal) 55
De Krans cape Tawny port 42
Allesverloren vintage Port 34
Boplaas ruby port 36

Gin & Vodka
Tanqueray gin 24
Hendricks gin 44
Inverroche classic gin 34
Stolichnaya vodka 24
Grey Goose vodka 44

Brandy
1920 Portuguese brandy 38
Hennessey VS 62
Hennessey VSOP 82
Hennessey XO 188
VSOP Calvados 58

Whisky
Glenmorangie 10yr 58
Glenfidich 12 yr 58
Bunnahabhain 12 yr 68
Balvenie port wood finish 12yr 86
Laphroaig 10 yr 68
Talisker 10 yr 68
Lagavulan 16yr 110
Ardberg 10 yr 68
Macallan Fine oak 68
Kavalan King Car single malt ‘Taiwan’110
Bains Cape mountain whisky 24
Nikka ‘black’ Japanese whisky 68

Beers
Brauhaus am damn Pilsner 48
Poison city English ale 48
CBC amber Weiss 48
Carvers Weiss beer 28
Rusty trigger Lager 28
Peroni 29
castle lite 26
Windhoek lager 25
Heineken 29
Amstel 25
Becks zero 36