Close

honest

What’s in your dairy-free milk?

Untitled design (6)

8th February 2017

Honest took a trip to visit Adri at The Almond Creamery; her company supplies our Cafe with its delicious nut milks used in our dairy-free hot and cold drinks. The company came about when Adri felt that the dairy-free industry needed some improvement. When she started two years ago, there was nothing much available on […]

Read More

Highlighting our 72% Mint slab with the perfect tea time treat!

2017-02-06 12.29.59

6th February 2017

We’ve decided, each month, to highlight one of our products and give you some ideas on how to use them in your everyday baking, cooking or drinks making! This month it’s our 72% Mint Slab: pure raw organic cacao, agave nectar and mint essence. We did some research into which flavors pair well with mint, […]

Read More

Honest Visits Trump & Timbal Coffee Roasters

7Z2A1542

24th January 2017

Trump & Timbal Coffee Roasters is a speciality coffee roastery in Cape Town owned by Richard Katz, our incredibly fun and passionate coffee supplier.  We got the chance to visit his roastery earlier this week and chat with him about all things coffee, and particularly the roasting and blending of his Honest Chocolate Cafe Blend, […]

Read More

On the Road to Kokoa Kamili : Part 1

26th October 2016

There’s a certain level of excitement you get when you know that after six years of making chocolate and never having a seen a cacao pod in ‘real life’, you’re going to be able to go and visit a cacao growing region to see first-hand the process from tree to fermented and then sun-dried cacao […]

Read More

Our Cafe Ingredients: Coconut Oil

17th October 2016

Everyone is talking about the many uses of Coconut Oil, and why it’s the must-have addition to your kitchen ingredients. Other than the fact that it’s proven to improve the immune system, reduce inflammation and increase energy, it also contributes as a delightful cooking and baking ingredient. At the Café, we include Coconut Oil in […]

Read More

Our Cafe Ingredients: Buckwheat

27th September 2016

We thought it would be a good idea to inform people about the type of ingredients we use in our Cafe treats, as well as WHY we choose to use them. First up is Buckwheat. This magical power ingredient is on our Café Menu in the form of our Buckwheat Chocolate Tarts and Sweet Potato […]

Read More

The Gin Bar

13th September 2016

Tucked away in the Honest Chocolate courtyard is The Secret Gin Bar. Neighbours and friends, this team of connoisseurs make an unbeatable gin cocktail. There are four staple options to choose from (Head, Heart, Ambition & Soul) but new unusual weekly specials are concocted each week too. The setting will transport you to a quirky […]

Read More

Our Experimental African Slabs

8th August 2016

There’s only one chocolate that tastes better than Honest Raw Chocolate. And that’s Honest Chocolate. Confused? Let us explain. Most of you know that our slabs are made from unroasted (raw) cacao beans from Ecuador, which give them their rich, punchy cacao flavor. We love these beans. They are some of the best in the […]

Read More