Alexander Avery Fine ChocolatesAlexander Avery Fine Chocolates


Bites to Bank on
25 Jun 2014

Alan Clegg came to South Africa from the UK as an investment banker. Three years later, he swapped his white collar for an apron and started making chocolates under the label Alexander Avery, a combination of his sons' second names. "I was struggling to find really nice Easter eggs in South Africa. I found many of them very sweet," he says. "No one was doing much in the way of more refined choc...

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The Times
16 Apr 2014

Dotty Easter Egg- Alexander Avery Fine Chocolates

Alan Clegg's bespoke Easter Eggs, made in his Constantia cottage, are hollow and handed-decorated. Designs include the dark choc Pearl egg containing white balls and the Dotty milk choc egg painted with orange. They cost R110 for a 12cm egg and R160 for an 18cm egg.

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Too much loveliness
09 Apr 2014


With a mom straight out of Ireland I have grown up with a great appreciation for a wonderful story. I feel very privileged to share Alan of Alexander Avery Fine Chocolate’s story with you. Its a little like a modern day fairytale that is inspiring, and charming and mixed in with chocolate sprinkles, pistachios and cranberries...

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Alexander Avery Taste of Cape Town
03 Apr 2014

Alexander Avery Easter Eggs availible at the taste of Cape Town food festival

The Pick Pay Taste of Cape Town is the Mother City’s premier food festival and is coming to town from 3 – 6 April at the Green Point Cricket Club.
10 of Cape Town’s best restaurants will fashion special menus of starter sized dishes for the occasion, including signature dishes created by...

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