Everything about cognac

Epicureans, looking for the real quality of life.

Real experience with direct and personal contact.

Taste the centuries-old tradition. Invest in the future of cognac.

All products in stock in the webshop can be delivered quickly.

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Malternative Belgium
“Aging cognac to perfection takes a lot of time,the good news, time flies.”

Experience store in Hasselt

In the shop you can taste our cognacs before deciding on your purchase, get all the info you want and we will assist you with professional advice. In addition to cognac, we also have pineau des charentes. In addition to a glass of cognac, we are happy to offer you a coffee or some soda. We also always provide a nice nibble. In short, an experience of our customized products!

Opening hours

Our experience store is weekly open:

  • Thursday from 14.00u until 19.00u
  • Friday from 14.00u until 19.00u
  • Saturday from 12.00u until 17.00u

Deviating opening hours

  • 15/06/2024 shop closed

You may trust that we are open according to the above hours unless we state a deviation here.


  • 15/06/2024 - Vintage spirits festival Leuven

All our products in stock in our web shop are also available in our experience store.

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Cognac - our passion,our story

A great cognac is always about the right combination of passion, craftsmanship and time. And since good taste is never a matter of exact science, the overall experience at Malternative Belgium is always more than the sum of its parts. Because Malternative Belgium adds another ingredient, which shines like salt and pepper on all the other elements: real experience with direct and personal contact.

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Own bottlings

As independent bottlers and négocient of unique cognacs, since the inception of our activity we have built an extensive repertoire of which we are extremely proud.

Our cognacs by number


Discover the latest and most unique cognacs and pineau des Charentes in our webshop.

B2B & Invest

With our personal commitment and years of accumulated knowledge, we advise and support you in your B2B projects or in the quest to diversify your investments.

Visit our B2B & Invest page

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