|Published:||Feb 13, 2013 6:07 AM EST|
|Updated:||Feb 13, 2013 10:21 AM EST|
FORT MYERS, Fla. – For Valentine’s Day, Norman Love Confections is rolling out new flavors and gift sets sure to win the heart of any love interest.
The new eight heart-shaped treats of the 2013 Valentine’s Day collection includes Peachy Keen Kiss, layers of raspberry vanilla jam and peach white chocolate ganache enrobed in a white chocolate shell; Sweet Love, honey roasted peanuts blended into a caramel and milk chocolate ganache in a milk chocolate shell; Dreamy Love, dark chocolate filled with sweet, smooth and fudgy dark chocolate ganache; Red Hot Love, a milk chocolate shell filled with cinnamon milk chocolate ganache with a touch of habanero for heat; Cookie Kiss, white chocolate ganache with plenty of Oreos and a touch of tart black currant puree enrobed in a dark chocolate shell; Berry Kiss, white chocolate confection filled with strawberries pureed into a white chocolate yogurt ganache; Wild Love, layers of white chocolate marshmallow ganache, creamy peanut butter and milk chocolate ganache in a milk chocolate shell; and Sunset Kiss, pineapple, lime, coconut Gianduja, banana and orange blended into a vanilla ganache in a white chocolate shell.
Each individual creation is handmade with the finest ingredients, no preservatives, using only the best quality of chocolates, butter, spices, nuts, purees and flavors.
NLC’s famous green gift boxes feature the eight 2013 Valentine’s flavors along with an assortment of NLC’s 36 signature flavors with prices beginning at $13 for a five-piece box. The ultra-premium dark chocolate collection, Norman Love Confections BLACK in heart shapes, begins at $15 for a five-piece box. The custom-designed heart-shaped Valentine’s gift box, filled with 20 pieces of ultra-premium chocolate from the NLC 2013 Valentine’s collection, is $60. An 18-piece traditional heart-filled box featuring the 2013 Valentine’s collection of assorted heart flavors is available in limited supply for $45.50.
Norman Love Confections creates and distributes handcrafted artisanal chocolates from the Fort Myers corporate headquarters that encompasses both production and retail operations. The Fort Myers and Naples chocolate salons are stylish retail shops with an intimate ambience in which customers may purchase chocolates or linger over house-made pastries, gourmet coffees, lattes and smoothies.
The award-wining Fort Myers-based chocolatier has been lauded 11 times by a leading consumer ratings magazine including recognition six times for producing the best ultra-premium chocolates, and most recently as a Best Product of the Year and Best Buy under $50.
The Fort Myers Chocolate Salon, at 11380 Lindbergh Blvd., is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Naples Chocolate Salon, which also serves artisan gelato, at 3747 Tamiami Trail North in Parkshore Centre, is open during the holidays on Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Artisan Gelato by Norman Love, at 11300 Lindbergh Blvd., Suite 112, off Daniels Parkway in Fort Myers, east of I-75, is open Monday through Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. For more information, visit www.normanloveconfections.com.
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