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Gourmet Chocolate Company, Norman Love Confections, Featured in Good Housekeeping Magazine & iVillage

Norman Love Confections, Limited Edition Holiday Collection touted as a Top Gift Recommendation and featured in Good Housekeeping Magazine & iVillage Web site.

FORT MYERS, FL — November 24, 2009 — People are apt to find a box of award-winning Norman Love Confections’ holiday chocolates under their tree this season as top media outlets are touting NLC’s Limited Edition Holiday Collection as a top gift idea.

NLC’s 5-piece holiday chocolate assortment box is featured in the December issue of Good Housekeeping magazine as a top gift idea under $15 and in the NBC Universal’s iVillage “A-Z Holiday Gift Guide”.

Chocolatier and founder of NLC Norman Love is honored that his chocolate creations continue to receive national attention and that people across the country have the opportunity to learn about his chocolate artistry.

This holiday season, Love and his chocolate elves
have translated dreams of a white Christmas, visions of candy canes, tastes of gingerbread and a plate of milk and cookies into nostalgic chocolate flavors.

“It was our goal to recreate a traditional
Christmas and holiday scene visually and with taste using the freshest ingredients,” Love says. “This year’s holiday chocolates compliment holiday décor themes while stimulating the senses through a person’s eyes and taste

In southwest Florida, the Norman Love Confections Chocolate Salon has been transformed into a chocolate workshop with more than 40,000 pieces of handcrafted white, milk and dark chocolates being made daily through Christmas.

Following is a description of the 2009 Holiday Limited Edition Chocolate Flavors:

Candy Cane: A delicious blend of Swiss white chocolate and peppermint in a beautiful red and white swirled shell, a true holiday favorite.

Gingerbread: Freshly baked gingerbread cookies are delicately blended with creamy milk chocolate and a delicious blend of spices.

Eggnog: Grated fresh nutmeg is infused in farm fresh cream and carefully folded with Swiss white chocolate and creamy butter to create a wonderful Christmas tradition.

S’mores: Homemade marshmallows are melted with premium milk chocolate and blended with lightly
toasted graham crackers to create a true classic indulgence.

Hot Toddy: A wonderful blend of dark chocolate citrus and a surprising hint of heat will certainly put you in the holiday spirit.

Rum Raisin: A holiday favorite of dark aged rum soaked raisins and premium Swiss milk
chocolate all carefully blended to perfection.

White Christmas: An old traditional blend of hazelnut praline and a creamy cinnamon ganache layered inside of a beautiful holiday colored shell.

Milk and Cookies: The perfect treat for Santa made from  freshly baked Christmas cookies and smooth Swiss white chocolate all blended together to satisfy the real kid in you.

All of NLC’s assorted boxes are available in 5-, 10-, 15-, 18-, 25-, 36- and the NEW 50-piece boxes starting at $13 through $95 (prices do not including shipping and applicable taxes) at the NLC Chocolate Salon located at 11380 Lindbergh Boulevard, off Daniels Parkway, in Fort Myers, via phone orders at 866-515-2121866-515-2121 or online at the newly designed Web site at

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About Norman Love Confections:

Founded in 2001 by Norman and Mary Love, Norman Love Confections creates and distributes ultra-premium, handcrafted artisanal chocolates. Based in Fort Myers, Fla., the corporate headquarters encompasses both the production and retail operations. The Chocolate Salon is a stylish retail shop with an intimate ambience in which customers may purchase chocolates or linger over house-made pastries, gourmet coffees, lattes and smoothies. For more information about Norman Love Confections, visit the Chocolate Salon located at 11380 Lindbergh Boulevard, off Daniels Parkway, in Fort Myers, call toll free 866-515-2121866-515-2121 or visit