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Artistry in gourmet chocolate delicacies for fine chocolate lovers, corporate gifts, wedding flavors, clubs.

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Norman Love Confections gift boxes were showcased among other items in the gift bags given to top celebrities participating in the 84th Annual Academy Awards! Here’s the list of celebrities who got some LOVE:

1. Morgan FreemanGift Bag Items 289x300 Norman Love Confections is showcased at the 84th Annual Academy Awards!
2. Al Roker
3. Octavia Spencer (winner)
4. Ann Curry
5. Janet McTeer (nominee Albert Nobbs)
6. Glenn Close (nominee Albert Nobbs)
7. Tina Fey (presenter)
8. Meredith Vieira (press)
9. Viola Davis (nominee The Help)
10. Berenice Bejo (nominee The Artist)
11. Michel Hazanavicius (winner The Artist)
12. Ryan Seacrest
13. Martin Scorsese (nominee Hugo)
14. Thomas Horn (actor Extremely Loud Incredibly Close)
15. Thomas Langmann (producer The Artist)
16. Stephen Daldry (Director Producer Extremely Loud Incredibly Close)
17. Leslee Dart PR for Martin Scorsese, Meryl Streep)
18. Ben Kingsley (actor Hugo)
19. Jessica Lange (actress)
20. Brad Bird (director)
21. Jean Dujardin (winner The Artist)
22. Michelle Williams (nominee)
23. Steve Buscemi (actor)
24. Graham King (Hugo)
25. Anne Seiber (Midnight in Paris)
26. Meryl Poster (casting)
27. English Actor staying under alias
28. Twin Cities Live Giveaway
29. Charity
30. GM Four Seasons

Norman Love Confections gift boxes were showcased among other items in the gift bags given to top celebrities participating in the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards! Here’s the list of celebrities who got some LOVE:

  • Elizabeth Moss, actress nominee “Mad Men”
  • Tina Fey, actress nominee “30 Rock”
  • Natalie Portman, Black Swan- Winner of Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture
  • Colin Firth, King’s Speech- Winner of Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture
  • Jeff Bridges
  • Steve Buscemi, Boardwalk Empire- Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series
  • Ryan Seacrest
  • Helena Bonaham Carter
  • Morgan Freeman
  • Jane Krakowski
  • Hope Davis, actress nominee “The Special Relationship”
  • Sarah Wayne Callies, actress nominee “Walking Dead”
  • Kelly MacDonald, actress nominee “Boardwalk Empire”
  • Andrew Lincoln, actor nominee “Walking Dead”
  • Laurie Holden, actress nominee “Walking Dead”
  • Olivia Williams
  • Ricky Gervais, Golden Globe Host
  •  Ethan Coen
  • Joel Coen
  • Al Roker
  • Timothy VanPatten, Director of Boardwalk Empire- Winner of Best Television Series
  • Scott Silver, Writer- The Fighter
  • Scott Frankin, Producer- Black Swan
  • Darla Anderson, Producer of Toy Story 3- Winner of Best Animated Feature Film

Top U.S. Pastry Chef Joins Norman Love Confections!

Posted by Norman On November 3rd

A graduate of Le Cordon Bleu in Paris, Nathaniel Reid has joined Norman Love Confections. A rising star in the pastry world, Nathaniel was recently selected as U.S. Pastry Competition Pastry Chef of the Year 2010 in New York City! 

This award-winning chef specializes in contemporary, modern bakery creations with a European flair. He will oversee the production of specialty cakes, desserts and bakery items at the Norman Love Confections Chocolate Salon in Fort Myers, and consult with Chef Norman Love on the chocolatier’s new Naples location. For more information about Nathaniel, visit http://bit.ly/dChJPJ.

Now here’s a fun and interesting use of our Gourmet Chocolate!

Gourmet Chocolate Art Work Gourmet Chocolate Project   Panama Truffles!

Maura, our Production Manager, worked with Jennifer Hicks (and her staff) of the North Carolina Museum of Art to create a gourmet chocolate version of the Kirchner’s Panama Dancers painting!

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We want to send out a very big “Thank You” to everyone who helped us raise $5,000…

Gourmet Chocolate Red Sox Dark Chocolate American Heart Association, the Red Sox and Norman Love Confections

…for the Boston Red Sox Foundation’s Heart Walk Team with the American Heart Association by purchasing our Valentine’s BLACK Heart collections for Valentine’s Day this year!

On Monday (April 29th), Mary & I will be presenting the check to the Boston Red Sox Foundation at 6:30pm (before the 7pm Red Sox game) at the City of Palms Park in Fort Myers.

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The Oscar Gift Bags – Celebrity List!

Posted by Norman On March 10th

As you may have read in our last blog post…

Gourmet Chocolates Norman Love The Oscar Gift Bags   Celebrity List!

Our Gourmet Chocolates were in the Oscar Gift Bags.

We were exclusively invited by Hollywood Baskets to be part of their first annual SWAG gift bag, and we provided our 15 Piece Signature Gourmet Chocolate boxes for the occasion.

Just recently, we were sent a list of the actual celebrities who received the Gift Bags and thought you might like to see it too!

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Our Gourmet Chocolates in the Oscar Gift Bags

Posted by Norman On March 7th

We just received this…

Oscar Event Four Seasons LA Our Gourmet Chocolates in the Oscar Gift Bags

…showing our Signature Box of Gourmet Chocolates in the 1st Annual Academy Awards Gift Bag!

This gift bag is presented to nominees and presenters who stay at The Four Seasons Hotel in Los Angeles for the 82nd Annual Academy Awards.

You can learn more about Hollywood Baskets on their web site at: www.HollywoodBaskets.com.

You can also learn more about our Signature Box of Chocolates on our Web Site.

Enjoy!

Our Valentine’s Day Chocolate Creations

Posted by Norman On January 31st

Available in our Salon, starting tomorrow (through the 14th), you can delight someone with our special limited edition Valentine’s Day Chocolate Creations…


Even the most sophisticated connoisseurs are impressed with the beauty and flavor of these gourmet artisan chocolates, which are handcrafted from the finest ingredients fresh daily.

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Chocolate Valentine’s Day Gifts – Our Video!

Posted by Norman On January 27th

You might have seen our Valentine’s commercial on TV…


…however, if you haven’t, here it is for your viewing pleasure!

If you’re looking for the perfect Chocolate Valentine’s Day Gifts, be sure to check all of our options online, and in our Salon.

Keep in mind, our selections won’t be available until Monday (February 1st), however, you can pre-order now on our web site, and we’ll be sure to ship them in time for Valentine’s Day.

Enjoy!

2,500 Fans on Facebook

Posted by Norman On January 25th

About a few hours ago, we reached 2,500 fans on Facebook…

Gourmet Chocolate Truffles Norman Love 2,500 Fans on Facebook

…and from what I understand, that’s pretty good.

All of us at Norman Love Confections want to say “Thank You” for all of your positive feedback on Facebook, through e-mail, and in our Salon, we really appreciate it.

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