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Honest Chocolate
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Owner description: Honest Chocolate is a small artisanal chocolate company based in Cape Town, South Africa. All our chocolate is hand crafted in small batches using traditional, old school chocolate making methods, including hand tempering the chocolate on a granite slab tabletop and hand dipping each chocolate bonbon. The bonbons are then boxed up and the slabs individually wrapped using eco friendly paper. Most chocolate is made from roasted cacao, however we use organic, raw cacao, which is higher in antioxidants and therefore even better for you than regular dark chocolate. The cacao is ethically sourced from Ecuador. There are also no preservatives, additives or emulsifiers in our chocolate and it is free of dairy and processed sugar (instead of sugar we use Agave Nectar which has a very low GI).
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

If you love chocolate, you have to try this range of delicious sweets. We enjoyed it very much. For a sunny day there is a lovely patio to chill and and enjoy.

Thank HHpassion
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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

As a local to Cape Town one has a lovely buffet of wonderful restaurants, deli's and cafe's to choose from to meet up with friends. Probably one of my favourite cafe's by far would be Honest on Wale Street in central Cape Town.

Not only do they serve a decent hot chocolate but their chocolate tarts are to die for. My personal favourite their buckwheat vegan chocolate tart. Honestly so tasty!

The staff is super friendly. The chocolate bar is stunning. The atmosphere so welcoming and I love it that they open on Sundays.

1  Thank Sharne B
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Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We visited this place as a stop on our organized city tour.
We tried the banana bread bunny chow which came with ice cream and a generous layer of dark chocolate, that was delicious.
I paired it with the "coconut dream" drink which turned out to be richer than I had expected so retrospectively, I had better chosen for either of the above without the other. But that's personal preferance.
Both products were of high quality and made with passion.
Nice sitting in the patio.

Thank isabella_deruiter
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Reviewed 3 July 2016

Visited the shop at Woodstock exchange and ended up paying R94.00 for 6 chocolate bonbons! It tasted ok but certainly not worth R16 a bonbon...

Thank StephanCapeTown
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Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Besides great dark chocolate (best we've tasted during our 3 week trip in SA), Honest Chocolate also offered pastries and desserts. We tried their gluten free chocolate tart and it was fantastic. The crust was delicious; the tart offered a perfect proportion of crust to dark chocolate ganache. The flavour profile was that of almonds, coconut and vanilla.

The atmosphere was very welcoming and the staff was extremely helpful. She suggested the tart and I highly recommend everyone to try it if you love chocolate desserts.

Looking back, we wished we bought more chocolate bars to take home. The grains of paradise dark chocolate was a unique one that we loved.

Thank Mei Y
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