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Artisan Gelato announces new seasonal hours

FORT MYERS, Fla. (May 1, 2012) – As the days become longer and warmer, Artisan Gelato by Norman Love will be staying open later. The new hours are Monday through Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

The new Euro-chic gelateria, which opened earlier this year, serves rich, handmade authentic Italian artisan gelato plus an array of handmade French crepes, Belgian waffles, artisan pastries and sweet treats. All products are made fresh daily, using the world’s finest ingredients by Artisan Gelato’s award-winning chefs.

The beverage menu includes Italian soda, espresso, cappuccino, latte and fresh lemonade. Café tables and banquettes provide comfortable seating for dining and conversation.

The award-winning Fort Myers-based chocolatier has been lauded nine times by a leading consumer ratings magazine including recognition six times for producing the best ultra-premium chocolates.

The Fort Myers Chocolate Salon is located at 11380 Lindbergh Boulevard and 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, is located at 3747 Tamiami Trail North in Parkshore Centre and is open Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Artisan Gelato by Norman Love is located at 11300 Lindbergh Boulevard, Suite 112, next door to the Norman Love Confections Chocolate Salon.

For more information, call 239-561-7215239-561-7215 or visit www.normanloveconfections.com.

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Contact:

Sharon Arnold, Gravina, Smith, Matte & Arnold Marketing and Public Relations, 239-275-5758239-275-5758, sarnold (at) gravinasmith.com