For couples looking to celebrate the most romantic day of the year, Norman Love Confections is offering Valentine’s Day Date Nights at its Sarasota UTC Chocolate and Dessert Salon. The Date Nights will take place on two weekends, before and after the holiday.
At the Date Nights by Norman Love Confections, couples can enjoy an elegant tasting menu of wine, signature dessert creations, and sweet and savory offerings. Date Nights will be offered from 4 p.m. to closing on Feb. 9-10 and Feb. 16-17 at Norman Love Confections’ Chocolate Salon at University Town Center, located at 192 N. Cattlemen Road, Unit 7, in Sarasota.
Pricing is $65 and includes:
• A choice of two glasses wine;
• An artisan cheese and charcuterie tray for two;
• A gourmet chocolate dessert for two;
• Two chocolate-dipped strawberries;
• A 4-piece artisan chocolate gift box from Norman Love Confections
Indoor and outdoor seating is limited, with required reservations. To register, call 941-777-5507.
Treat your partner to some extra “love” with ultra-premium chocolates from Norman Love Confections’ 2024 Valentine’s Day Collection, which is available from Jan. 29 through Feb. 14 online and in-stores. The collection features heart-shaped dark, white and milk chocolates in a variety of flavors: Passion Orange, Crème Catalan, Tropical Rum, Chocolate Strawberry, Smoked Sea Salt, Champagne, Café Amore, Banana Foster, Kahlúa® Caramel, Mocha Almond.
The collection is offered in a 5-Piece Signature gift box for $15 or a 10-piece heart-shaped gift box for $31 from Jan. 29 through Feb. 14. An assortment of award-winning flavors from the Signature Collection will be included in a 24-piece heart-shaped gift box for $65, and a 50-piece Signature gift box for $110. Gift towers are available starting at $125.
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 was named 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, Naples and Sarasota, including a pastry shop and café at Whole Foods Market in Fort Myers salon. Norman Love Confections’ chocolates, gift baskets, sipping chocolate and specialty items also can be ordered online at www.normanloveconfections.com. In addition, chocolates are available at independent retail locations throughout the U.S. For more information visit www.normanloveconfections.com or call 239-561-7215.