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Shipping fees and delivery times

Standard Shipping
All orders under R400 
All orders over R400     Complimentary
South Africa                     2-3 Business days

Delivery We always aim to ship overnight, but depending on your location, it could take up to 3 business days to get to you. Rest assured that we will package the products in such a way that they would survive even this worst-case experience. Should you have any particular delivery requirements, such as delivery on a particular date, then please indicate them when you place the order.

Call and collect
We are pleased to offer a convenient pick-up service at our our V&A Waterfront Food Market Store or Our Taste Kitchen.

Can’t decide
Book a Tasting Experience at our Taste Kitchen in Century City and get an exclusive insight into the Hippolytas range and offering.

010 001 3538 The Estuaries V&A Waterfront Food Market


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Premium Chocolate We're giving you the best of the best. Our pralines and truffles are handcrafted in Cape Town with top premium quality ingredients. Try it A Sweet Temptress Created from the finest Belgian Chocolate, mixed with a handcrafted selection of flavour profile combinations that will completely blow your mind. We won't tell Hot Choc Stix Swirl around the finest Belgian chocolate to create the most incredible chocolate speciality drinks. The perfect dinner party accompaniment. Buy it

Choose Your Flavour

Welcome to the Taster Kit. Haven't tried our Chocolates yet? Well this is a great way to embark on Your Palatable Journey of Discovery. Including the full selection of our decadent hand-crafted signature pralines and truffles wrapped up in Dark, Milk, White, Gold and Ruby Chocolate.


Chocolate Couvertures


Products Line


Bottles of Graham Beck Bubbly


Delighted Chocolate Fanatics

Shop Our Collections

We Can Do Anything

Hippolytas is not just chocolate, it's so much more! We believe in constant innovation for every occasion. Debbie Taylor, our Chocolatier, has creations overflowing. Find out what we've done for our clients.


Special Events

Catering, Corporate Functions, Events.



You tell us and we'll make it, write it, design it.



Premium Quality Gift Drawers and Boxes.



Ideas, Innovations and Creations by Debbie Taylor



Weddings, Engagements, Celebrations, Birthdays.


Group Tastings

A Sensational Chocolate Journey.

Meet The Maker

While on the hunt for good-quality chocolate decorations for Christmas, home chef and entrepreneur Debbie Taylor, and her partner Jan, spotted a gap in the local South African market. Lovers of fine chocolate, the couple soon realised that South Africa was lacking in the luxury-chocolate department. And so, Hippolytas was born – its name inspired by the Greek mythological character and Queen of the Amazons.


After completing a course at a renowned chocolate workshop in Belgium, Debbie spent countless hours developing her skills as a chocolatier – testing, sampling, refining and innovating to create the excellent-quality chocolates, which are now available at their stall in the V&A Food Market.

While flavour is definitely at the forefront of Debbie and Jan’s mission, the Hippolytas brand also prides itself on honest, ethical, sustainable practices. Their chocolate is sourced from Belgian brand Callebaut because their product is 100% traceable and sustainable (and, obviously, the most delicious).

Some of Debbie’s delectable Hippolytas creations include:

Hot Choc Stix
champagne truffles infused with Graham Beck Bubbly
key lime pie truffle with dark chocolate, condensed milk and fresh lime
ruby chocolate hearts with oozing passionfruit filling
milk tart pralines covered in dark chocolate
at-home fondue kits

Taste your way through the chocolates at their Waterfront stall, grab a bag of takeaway treats or create a gift drawer for a special someone – the world is your truffle!

A chocolate a day keeps the blues away…


In Good Company

Our Hot Choc Stix have caused quite a stir. It’s no wonder Inside Guide has taken to do an exposé on it. Proudly celebrating our third feature with them and the V&A Food Market, it’s both humbling and something we’re personally celebrating. Links to these stories and more, hit here.

In Collaboration with the Best

Friends, Affiliates and Stockists of Hippolytas Chocolate.

Our Stores

Hippolytas is based in 2 locations. Find our Retail Outlet at world renowned V&A Waterfront Food Market and Tasting Room in The Estuaries.