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Huguenot Fine Chocolates

62 Hugenote Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
+27 21 876 4096
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Missed the tour, but delicious chocolates

For us, a fabulous chocolate must have a flavour you can taste. We found these to be true to their... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Pindari62
Do not book this tour

Very basic information about chocolate making. The tasting is not special at all; dark, milk and... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Paul_Wink
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Muiden, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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62 Hugenote Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago

For us, a fabulous chocolate must have a flavour you can taste. We found these to be true to their name and no one element overwhelming. We are going back tomorrow to buy a selection for friends and family; and more for us too!

Thank Pindari62
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Very basic information about chocolate making. The tasting is not special at all; dark, milk and white chocolate. Small Pcs of chocolate and everybody has to pick it with their hands from the same bowl, not hygienic at all. It is not expensive but not...More

Thank Paul_Wink
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This half hour your takes you through the basics of chocolate and essentially shows you how they make the chocolates sold in the shop. A choc lovers dream. Jermaine, who hosted us, was funny and bubbly and answered all the questions we had. He brought...More

Thank MG051977
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I had very low expectations when I visited Huguenot. But my expectations were surpassed by a big margin. Strawberry dipped chocolates were amazing and a must try... I also like the salted caramel chocolates.. this place is a hidden gem in Franschoek!!

Thank showercape
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Well worth a visit. The tour presenter is a frustrated stand-up comedian with good timing and had us all chuckling throughout. Also an informative presentation on the making of chocolates. At R40 a head, with tastings in the tour and a gift packet afterwards, it...More

Thank Kipper_CK
Reviewed 24 May 2017

A quaint chocolate shop with a tour of how chocolates are made including sampling. The person who did the demo seemed to be a frustrated comedian and we had lots of laughs with him as he explained the various types of chocolates, molds, and fillings....More

Thank anon3200
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Attended the chocolate experience with our host Antonio. He is very knowledgeable and shared information and chocolate with us. The kids loved it

Thank JoBarnfather
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Our tour guide was Jermaine. For someone was only in training and whose first language is not English, he did a fantastic job! We were in stitches for most of the talk - it was like watching a stand up comedian do a talk on...More

1  Thank O382CEsarahl
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Great shop - lots to choose from. I bought milk chocolate bars, chocolate and orange, pralines and chocolate covered almonds. The pralines were amazing. Had to go back for more. They do tours although I didn't go on one. As a chocolate lover - this...More

1  Thank cjr_10
Reviewed 21 March 2017

The business conducts demonstrations (they call tours) every day at 11 am an 3 pm and we found it to be interesting and entertaining! Included is tasting some chocolate, both in bar form (how it comes from Belgium) and finished! They also gave us a...More

1  Thank MikeHSFO
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