Sanibel Island and Captiva residents and visitors no longer need to cross the Causeway for a taste of their favorite gourmet chocolates.
Norman Love Confections, through a partnership with island favorite Traders, now is offering a selection of its mouthwatering chocolates at T2 by Traders in The Village Shops on Periwinkle Way.
The gift shop at T2 will offer Norman Love’s signature boxes of two, four, five and 10 pieces, in addition to a three-pack of chocolate golf balls, seashells and alligators. Peanut butter bark, sugar-free milk bark, dark bark, milk turtles and almond toffee also will be available.
Special for Valentine’s Day 2018, Norman Love Confections is offering a sweet way to say I love you – the “Sweetie Pie Collection,” featuring heart-shaped chocolates with 10 well-loved pie flavors packaged in heart-shaped gift boxes or the signature gift box wrapped in beautiful ribbon. The “Sweetie Pie Collection” will be available at T2 through Valentine’s Day.
The addition of T2 at The Village Shops, which opened Jan. 12, now means chocolate lovers can purchase Norman Love Confections at 20 retail outlets across Florida, including four full-service chocolate salons in Southwest Florida. T2 offers lunch, dinner, drinks and gifts, and is open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday.
About Norman Love Confections
Founded in 2001 by Norman and Mary Love, Norman Love Confections creates and distributes handcrafted artisanal chocolates from its corporate headquarters at 11380 Lindbergh Blvd. in Fort Myers, Florida. The award-winning Fort Myers-based chocolatier has been lauded more than a dozen times by a leading consumer ratings magazine, including recognition six times for producing the best ultra-premium chocolates in the nation. Forbes.com included Norman Love Confections BLACK line on its list of the nation’s top 10 truffles; The Huffington Post listed it among the six best U.S. destinations in its Chocolate Lover’s Travel Guide; and USA Today named Love as one of its top 10 entrepreneurs for 2014. Love has recently been named as the inaugural inductee of Dessert Professional Magazine’s Chocolatier Hall of Fame, partnered with local chefs to present a six-course meal at the James Beard House in New York and Norman Love Confections was ranked among the top 10 shops in the world for chocolate lovers by U.K. media outlet Daily Telegraph.
Norman Love Confections has Chocolate Salons in Fort Myers, Estero and Naples. Chocolates, gift baskets, sipping chocolate and Love’s book, “Artistry in Chocolate, A Story of Love,” also can be ordered online at www.normanloveconfections.com. In addition, Norman Love Confections chocolates and desserts are offered on 18 Princess Cruises’ ships through the “Chocolate Journeys” partnership and at independent retail locations throughout the U.S. For more information visit www.normanloveconfections.com or call 239-561-7215.